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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby Frisk » Oct 18th, 2016, 10:37 pm

Missed tonight's game but watched the first 2. I think 3 wins is a good way to start the season. Definitely a little surprised.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby GordonH » Oct 19th, 2016, 1:44 am

Frisk wrote:Missed tonight's game but watched the first 2. I think 3 wins is a good way to start the season. Definitely a little surprised.


Time will tell if the Canucks have what it takes, only 79 games to go.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby sooperphreek » Oct 19th, 2016, 6:23 am

ya. im not too excited yet. they have been ot wins. lets see if they can win in 60 and ill be more happy
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby Bsuds » Oct 19th, 2016, 7:19 am

They always seem to do well until New Years and then fall on their collective butts.

I would be happy if they just performed well for a full season and made it past the first round of the playoffs.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby mekathy » Oct 19th, 2016, 12:07 pm

Awesome start to the season!! O/T or not, a win is a win. Have listened to the haters all my life and am still a fan. Seems like win or lose this is a team that people love to hate. It's a new year and I am hoping for a great season.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby the truth » Oct 19th, 2016, 12:15 pm

mekathy wrote:Awesome start to the season!! O/T or not, a win is a win. Have listened to the haters all my life and am still a fan. Seems like win or lose this is a team that people love to hate. It's a new year and I am hoping for a great season.

they had about 3 good years to win the cup and choked each time, , good chance they are last in the west this year, the good teams have not started playing well yet this year give it a few more games
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby GordonH » Oct 19th, 2016, 12:37 pm

mekathy wrote:Awesome start to the season!! O/T or not, a win is a win. Have listened to the haters all my life and am still a fan. Seems like win or lose this is a team that people love to hate. It's a new year and I am hoping for a great season.


I would have like to have seen total rebuild similar to whats happening in Toronto. Unfortunately past GM's gave out NTC/NMC like it was candy, so Canucks stuck with high cap hit players. Who are no longer quick.

Best thing that could happen is retirement for aging players with those clauses.

I've been watching the Canucks ever since they were in the WHL. Last number of years I've watching more WHL & BCHL and lot less NHL.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby Frisk » Oct 20th, 2016, 9:44 pm

4-0-0

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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby the truth » Oct 21st, 2016, 8:49 am

pretty good but will not last imo
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby GordonH » Oct 21st, 2016, 5:21 pm

Rather see winning streaks at the end of regular season.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby GordonH » Oct 22nd, 2016, 2:42 am

Next 4 games:
Kings
Ducks
Senators
Oilers

I will watching scoreboard, not the games.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby occasional thoughts » Oct 22nd, 2016, 7:00 pm

Prediction 6 - 2 - 0
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby Frisk » Oct 22nd, 2016, 9:48 pm

They were down 0-3 to the kings but managed to bring it back & tie the game with 30 seconds left. We'll see if they can keep the streak going in overtime.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby Frisk » Oct 22nd, 2016, 10:12 pm

Lost in the shootout. Dang.
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Re: Vancouver Canucks

Postby GordonH » Nov 2nd, 2016, 2:45 pm

Vancouver in Montreal tonight, if Price is between the pipes... highly doubtful the Canucks will win. Ouch 5 straight losses by Vancouver vs 7 straight wins by Montreal.

That combination of Price & Montoya is looking very good so far.
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