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Vancouver Canucks’ Brock Boeser (6) and Edmonton Oilers goalie Mike Smith (41) battle for the puck during first period NHL action in Edmonton, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

McDavid nets winner, Oilers edge Canucks 3-2 in opener

Vancouver blows third-period lead in Edmonton

Vancouver Canucks’ Brock Boeser (6) and Edmonton Oilers goalie Mike Smith (41) battle for the puck during first period NHL action in Edmonton, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Vancouver Canucks left wing Tanner Pearson (70) checks Ottawa Senators left wing Brady Tkachuk (7) during the second period of a pre-season NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday September 25, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Tkachuk’s 4 points lift Sens to 6-2 win over Canucks

Gaudette shines in losing effort for Vancouver

Vancouver Canucks left wing Tanner Pearson (70) checks Ottawa Senators left wing Brady Tkachuk (7) during the second period of a pre-season NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday September 25, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Ottawa Senators’ Nick Paul, right, checks Vancouver Canucks’ Tanner Pearson during second period NHL pre-season hockey action in Abbotsford, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 23, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Pettersson has 4 points as Canucks dump Ottawa 6-4

Vancouver wins NHL pre-season tilt in Abbotsford

Ottawa Senators’ Nick Paul, right, checks Vancouver Canucks’ Tanner Pearson during second period NHL pre-season hockey action in Abbotsford, B.C., on Monday, Sept. 23, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat lines up for a faceoff against the Dallas Stars during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday March 30, 2019. Horvat is ready and willing to be the next captain of the Vancouver Canucks. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat lines up for a faceoff against the Dallas Stars during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday March 30, 2019. Horvat is ready and willing to be the next captain of the Vancouver Canucks. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning, right, and head coach Travis Green pause for a moment during a news conference at Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Monday, April 8, 2019. The Canucks finished their season this past weekend failing to make the 2019 playoffs. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

‘We’re going to be better next year’: Canucks look forward

Players, coaches say more must be done after four straight playoff misses

Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning, right, and head coach Travis Green pause for a moment during a news conference at Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Monday, April 8, 2019. The Canucks finished their season this past weekend failing to make the 2019 playoffs. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
St. Louis Blues’ David Perron (57) reaches for the puck against Vancouver Canucks’ Luke Schenn (2) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, April 6, 2019, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Bill Boyce)

Binnington boosts Blues to 3-2 shootout win over Canucks

Vancouver misses playoffs for fourth season in a row

St. Louis Blues’ David Perron (57) reaches for the puck against Vancouver Canucks’ Luke Schenn (2) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, April 6, 2019, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Bill Boyce)
Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, comes away from the net to grab the puck as Vancouver Canucks left wing Tanner Pearson (70) closes in during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 4, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Predators rally with 2 late goals, beat Canucks 3-2

Nashville keeps division title hopes alive

Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, comes away from the net to grab the puck as Vancouver Canucks left wing Tanner Pearson (70) closes in during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 4, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
San Jose Sharks’ Joe Pavelski (8) scores against Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Tuesday April 2, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Pearson scores 2 as Canucks rally to beat Sharks 4-2

Vancouver’s Demko makes 33 saves against sagging San Jose side

San Jose Sharks’ Joe Pavelski (8) scores against Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Tuesday April 2, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Dallas Stars’ Radek Faksa, right, of the Czech Republic, checks Vancouver Canucks’ Quinn Hughes during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday March 30, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Granlund nets winner as Canucks edge Stars 3-2 in shootout

Markstrom makes 38 saves for Vancouver

Dallas Stars’ Radek Faksa, right, of the Czech Republic, checks Vancouver Canucks’ Quinn Hughes during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday March 30, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Quinn Hughes (43) and Los Angeles Kings’ Carl Grundstrom, back, of Sweden, collide during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Thursday March 28, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Hughes Clues: Canucks rookie offers glimpse of future in 3-2 win over Kings

Defenceman shines as Vancouver beats L.A. in shootout

Vancouver Canucks’ Quinn Hughes (43) and Los Angeles Kings’ Carl Grundstrom, back, of Sweden, collide during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Thursday March 28, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Elias Pettersson, left, of Sweden, and Anaheim Ducks’ Sam Steel collide during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Tuesday March 26, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Steel nets 3 as Ducks hold off Canucks 5-4

Vancouver’s late comeback bid falls just short

Vancouver Canucks’ Elias Pettersson, left, of Sweden, and Anaheim Ducks’ Sam Steel collide during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Tuesday March 26, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Sven Baertschi, left, of Switzerland, checks Columbus Blue Jackets’ Boone Jenner during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Sunday March 24, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Bobrovsky perfect as Blue Jackets blank Canucks 5-0

Vancouver shut out for 10th time this season

Vancouver Canucks’ Sven Baertschi, left, of Switzerland, checks Columbus Blue Jackets’ Boone Jenner during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Sunday March 24, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Calgary Flames’ Rasmus Andersson (4) holds Vancouver Canucks’ Elias Pettersson (40) during second period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Saturday, March 23, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms

Calgary captain has 3 points as Flames torch Canucks 3-1

Giordano leads way as Alberta side cracks 100-point plateau

Calgary Flames’ Rasmus Andersson (4) holds Vancouver Canucks’ Elias Pettersson (40) during second period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Saturday, March 23, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms
Ottawa Senators’ Magnus Paajarvi, left, of Sweden, and Vancouver Canucks’ Jake Virtanen collide during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday March 20, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Canucks hang on for 7-4 win over Senators

Horvat nets 2 for Vancouver

Ottawa Senators’ Magnus Paajarvi, left, of Sweden, and Vancouver Canucks’ Jake Virtanen collide during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday March 20, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko makes a save during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Chicago Blackhawks, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Horvat scores 16 seconds into OT as Canucks beat Blackhawks 3-2

Pettersson sets rookie scoring record for Vancouver

Vancouver Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko makes a save during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Chicago Blackhawks, Monday, March 18, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson (40) skates away with control of the puck in front of Dallas Stars right wing Alexander Radulov (47) in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Leivo nets shootout winner as Canucks edge Stars 3-2

Schaller scores first 2 goals of season for Vancouver

Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson (40) skates away with control of the puck in front of Dallas Stars right wing Alexander Radulov (47) in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
New Jersey Devils’ Blake Coleman, left, watches the puck go wide of Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, right, of Sweden, as Nikolay Goldobin, of Russia, slides into Markstrom during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Friday March 15, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Devils rally to burn Canucks 3-2 in shootout

Vancouver held 2-0 lead early in third period

New Jersey Devils’ Blake Coleman, left, watches the puck go wide of Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, right, of Sweden, as Nikolay Goldobin, of Russia, slides into Markstrom during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Friday March 15, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Tyler Motte, front left, scores his first goal against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday March 13, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Motte scores twice in 11 seconds as Canucks dump Rangers 4-1

Feisty battle sees two New York players ejected

Vancouver Canucks’ Tyler Motte, front left, scores his first goal against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday March 13, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
United States’ Quinn Hughes (7) fights for control of the puck with Finland’s Samuli Vainionpaa (12) during third period IIHF world junior hockey action in Victoria, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. any of Quinn Hughes’ new teammates on the Vancouver Canucks know all about the giant life transition the young defenceman is about to make.The 19-year-old signed a three-year entry-level deal with the organization on Sunday.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Canucks sign 19-year-old phenom Quinn Hughes

Defenceman gets three-year, entry-level deal with Vancouver

United States’ Quinn Hughes (7) fights for control of the puck with Finland’s Samuli Vainionpaa (12) during third period IIHF world junior hockey action in Victoria, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. any of Quinn Hughes’ new teammates on the Vancouver Canucks know all about the giant life transition the young defenceman is about to make.The 19-year-old signed a three-year entry-level deal with the organization on Sunday.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Vegas Golden Knights’ Jonathan Marchessault (81) fights for the puck with Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat (53) during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Saturday, March 9, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms

Stone nets 1st with Vegas in 6-2 rout over Canucks

Vancouver goalie Markstrom pulled in first period

Vegas Golden Knights’ Jonathan Marchessault (81) fights for the puck with Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat (53) during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Saturday, March 9, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms