Cherry Picking - Jan. 17, 2013
Awards for the Canucks headshots, BC's best NHLer and who could be lining up with the Sedins on the PP?
Harrison Mooney breaks down the Canucks headshots featuring honours for Most Intimidating, Most Confused and of course, Debbie Downer Lookalike award. Read
Didn’t make it down to Roger’s Arena last night for the Canucks scrimmage? Worry not, Ben Kuzma’s got you covered. Read
Earlier this week Henrik Sedin mentioned the power-play will have a much different look. Well, he wasn’t lying. Read
Iain MacIntyre's column on the Sedin's ice time features this (fake) quote from Daniel, “Hey, AV, I understand you’re trying to keep us fresh. But when I won the scoring title in 2011, I was 72nd in the NHL in ice time among forwards....I could have had another 15 points." Defenceman across the NHL couldn't be happier with AV's ice-time. Read
The West Coast been pumping out top-end talent at a blistering pace recently, did Smithers’ own Dan Hamhuis make the cut? Read
- Some credit for the Chicago Wolves 4-1 win should be given to their awesome snow-camo uniforms, but most shoudl go to Matt Climie. The Wolves goaltender busted the team record with his 173 minutes and 57 second shutout streak.
- It was a record breaking night for K-Wings goalie Joel Martin, as well. Martin broke the ECHL’s single-game save record by getting in the way of 46 shots. Unfortunately, the Elmira Jackals fired 48 shots and the K-Wings lost 2-1.
- Nicklas Jensen is in action over in Sweden again today. He’s looking to score in back-to-back games for the 4th time this season.
- You will most likely only enjoy the sound of one of these goal horns, in the CBC's Goal Horn Quiz. That is unless you enjoy seeing the Canucks scored on.