The Rebuild...

Welcome to the main forum of our site. Anything and everything to do with the Vancouver Canucks is dicussed and debated here.

Moderator: Referees

User avatar
Carl Yagro
MVP
MVP
Posts: 5103
Joined: Thu Aug 04, 2005 2:33 pm
Location: On wide shoulders...

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Carl Yagro »

Mick, Olli is going to get called up this season, guaranteed. Book it. I also see Gaudette and maybe even Dahlen getting a cup of coffee.

They just gotta make sure they cook the fuck outta the kids down in Utica.

Reefmeister, watch those links man. You don't see the smarts and skill there in both zones that's translatable to today's NHL?! The Keeping guy just posted stats that are an analyst's wet dream.

The only thing challenging OJ is NHL speed in decision making and NHL strength.
Try to focus on THIS year... again
User avatar
Micky
MVP
MVP
Posts: 14327
Joined: Fri Mar 04, 2016 5:27 am
Location: Richmond, B.C.

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Micky »

Hank wrote: Sun Oct 07, 2018 2:59 pm Mick, Olli is going to get called up this season, guaranteed. Book it. I also see Gaudette and maybe even Dahlen getting a cup of coffee.

They just gotta make sure they cook the fuck outta the kids down in Utica.

Reefmeister, watch those links man. You don't see the smarts and skill there in both zones that's translatable to today's NHL?! The Keeping guy just posted stats that are an analyst's wet dream.

The only thing challenging OJ is NHL speed in decision making and NHL strength.
I actually do know that. ;)
Dude was being a tad preachy, in a ha ha way.
Dude: Laughing with you not at you, right?

Although, judging from the last millennia, few years, we need to manage our defense men better.
Each team has three press box seats and I most assuredly think the Canucks should always allocate two of them to defense men.
Even though no player wants, or should want, to sit, cant help thinking of Tanev and how worn down he gets sometimes.
"evolution"
User avatar
Micky
MVP
MVP
Posts: 14327
Joined: Fri Mar 04, 2016 5:27 am
Location: Richmond, B.C.

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Micky »

Can you imagine a year earlier than expected? Awesome!

Image
"evolution"
User avatar
Doyle Hargraves
MVP
MVP
Posts: 20594
Joined: Wed Aug 11, 2004 12:34 pm
Location: Oakalla

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Doyle Hargraves »

micky107 wrote: Fri Oct 19, 2018 10:53 am Can you imagine a year earlier than expected? Awesome!

Image
What indications are there that he’s hinted of coming back?
“Gohmert and Bumpty sitting in a tree”
User avatar
Micky
MVP
MVP
Posts: 14327
Joined: Fri Mar 04, 2016 5:27 am
Location: Richmond, B.C.

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Micky »

Blob, I said imagine.
I have heard one maybe, could possibly, but there is no-way I can consider it reliable enough to make anything other than a hope so.
"evolution"
User avatar
SKYO
CC Legend
Posts: 12067
Joined: Sat Jul 09, 2011 10:34 pm

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by SKYO »

Word Nikita T changed his instagram profile pic to him in a Canucks jersey today.

Homeboy wants to follow his fellow countrymen Kovalchuk and Nichushkin back to the best hockey league in the known universe.
A long time ago, a baseball player remarked: "If I owned a ballclub, I'd hire a $5,000 coach and a $15,000 scout."
User avatar
Doyle Hargraves
MVP
MVP
Posts: 20594
Joined: Wed Aug 11, 2004 12:34 pm
Location: Oakalla

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Doyle Hargraves »

SKYO wrote: Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:56 am Word Nikita T changed his instagram profile pic to him in a Canucks jersey today.

Homeboy wants to follow his fellow countrymen Kovalchuk and Nichushkin back to the best hockey league in the known universe.
Cool story
“Gohmert and Bumpty sitting in a tree”
User avatar
Micky
MVP
MVP
Posts: 14327
Joined: Fri Mar 04, 2016 5:27 am
Location: Richmond, B.C.

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Micky »

IF; Hughes, Juolevi and Tryamkin were all regulars, what a different blue line.

Who would be gone?
Del Zotto, Hutton, Stecher, Pouliott ? There would'n't be much coming back for any of those.
Well guess Hutton just goes lookin for employment next year anyways, although he'd probably re-up for peanuts.
"evolution"
User avatar
Doyle Hargraves
MVP
MVP
Posts: 20594
Joined: Wed Aug 11, 2004 12:34 pm
Location: Oakalla

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Doyle Hargraves »

It would be different that’s for sure. Probably more dynamic and long term likely quite a bit better. But in the present the D wouldn’t be a ton better. Pouliott is the most improved player in the first seven games in.

IF the big meathead comes back and that’s a HUGE IF.

Re up Edler and deal Tanev and Gudbranson. Sign Myers as a ufa.

Edler Myers
Juolevi Tryamkin
Hughes Pouliott
Last edited by Doyle Hargraves on Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:51 pm, edited 1 time in total.
“Gohmert and Bumpty sitting in a tree”
User avatar
SKYO
CC Legend
Posts: 12067
Joined: Sat Jul 09, 2011 10:34 pm

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by SKYO »

Next year go with:

Quinn Hughes - Chris Tanev

Nikita Tryamkin - Nikita Zaitsev (lol yes), someone to keep the NK happy so he doesn't bolt back to the KHL, and they can communicate better on the ice.

Olli Juolevi - Erik Gudbranson

Pouliot - Chatfield

Pick up some picks moving out Edler, MDZ and Huts.
Jett Woo and Chatter can move up in the top6 D in 2,3 years, with Brisebois the new Pouliot.
A long time ago, a baseball player remarked: "If I owned a ballclub, I'd hire a $5,000 coach and a $15,000 scout."
Richardstroker69
MVP
MVP
Posts: 1483
Joined: Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:14 am

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Richardstroker69 »

Pouloit looks like he got the memo, he may turn into something, he’s been playing with a ton more confidence this year.
User avatar
The Brown Wizard
MVP
MVP
Posts: 13129
Joined: Sat Jul 09, 2011 10:19 pm
Location: in the shed with a fresh packed bowl

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by The Brown Wizard »

Richardstroker69 wrote: Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:10 pm Pouloit looks like he got the memo, he may turn into something, he’s been playing with a ton more confidence this year.
I thought he would've panned out better than a #5/6 when we acquired him but maybe hes a late(r) bloomer.

He was a fairly highly touted prospect that fell from favour...to a degree.
Witchcraft... Oh, but it IS. A dark and terrible magic...
User avatar
Chef Boi RD
CC Legend
Posts: 19494
Joined: Mon Aug 09, 2004 6:36 pm
Location: Vancouver

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Chef Boi RD »

If the tree returns

Left handed D-men

Edler
Hughes
Juolevi
Tryamkin
Hutton
Brisebios
Pouliot

Right handed D-men

Tanev
Gudbranson
Stecher
Woo

A little tilted to one side, isn’t it?
DOYLE WOULD’VE RATHER HAD KEVIN HAYES AT 7 YEARS 7 MILLION PER INSTEAD OF J.T. MILLER FOR A LATE 1ST RD PICK
Richardstroker69
MVP
MVP
Posts: 1483
Joined: Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:14 am

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Richardstroker69 »

Uncle dans leg wrote: Sat Oct 20, 2018 2:01 pm
Richardstroker69 wrote: Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:10 pm Pouloit looks like he got the memo, he may turn into something, he’s been playing with a ton more confidence this year.
I thought he would've panned out better than a #5/6 when we acquired him but maybe hes a late(r) bloomer.

He was a fairly highly touted prospect that fell from favour...to a degree.
I think a big part of it was laziness on his part especially training wise
User avatar
Hockey Widow
CC Legend
Posts: 16138
Joined: Sun Jul 10, 2011 8:52 pm

Re: The Rebuild...

Post by Hockey Widow »

It was only 1-2 weeks ago that Trymankin was stripped of the captaincy and benched for 2-3 games. No word on why. Just saying something may not be quite right with his commitment which doesn’t bode well for him fitting into the NHL. Perhaps his not wanting to engage is more of a concern?
The only HW the Canucks need
Post Reply