Cherry Picking: Feb. 6, 2013
Road Roommates & Schroeder's Return Home
The Canucks are no longer bunking up together on the road following new rules in the CBA. For a sleepwalker like Chris Higgins, maybe that’s not such a bad thing. Brad Zeimer takes a look at how the players are enjoying their new found freedom. Read
Back in his home state of Minnesota, Jordan Schroeder recounts to Ben Kuzma his days playing street hockey, watching the Golden Gophers and dreaming of the NHL. Read
The ‘Tan-Man’ has been basking in the glow of his OT winner on Monday for a couple days now so let’s join Daniel Wagner in taking another look at how it exactly happened. After all it was Chris’ first goal in 63 games so who knows when we can do this again. ReadRead
We are just 9 games in and there’s been plenty to talk about so far this season. Sportsnet counts down the five thickest plots to the Canucks 2013 campaign. Read
- Sweatting it Out - Bill Sweatt scored the overtime winner in the Wolves matinee versus Illinois rivals, Peoria. Darren Haydar potted a hat-trick with Joe Cannata making 20 saves for his 5th win of the season.
- While in Kalamazoo, Alexandre Grenier hopes to keep his terrific play going with Evansville in town. He’s scoring at a point-per-game pace (10 GP 1G, 9A,) including a 3 point effort in his last game.