Cherry Picking: Feb. 12, 2013
Milestone Markers, Streaking Schroeder & Weise's Weird Luck
Iain MacIntyre discusses the Canucks captain’s career with Henrik just a single point away from Markus Naslund’s Canuck record. Read
The Province’s Jim Jamieson caught up with Markus Naslund who shared his thoughts on Henrik Sedin closing in on point #756 in a Canucks jersey. Read
In a surprising upset at this weekend’s SuperSkills competition Dale Weise won the fastest skater. Daniel Wagner shows us that while he’s one of four pointless Canucks, Dale’s hardly been getting the bounces. ReadRead
Mark Spector on the Canucsks goaltending: “What we're seeing in Vancouver is that neither Schneider or Luongo is willing to put self ahead of team, and those who thought otherwise were dead wrong.” Read
- The Chicago Wolves were 1-1 over the weekend in Southern Ontario, blanking Hamilton 3-0 with Kevin Connauton breaking a 30 game goalless streak before dropping Saturday’s tilt with the Marlies 4-2. Bill Sweatt and Andrew Gordon each scored in the losing cause.
- Brendan Gaunce had three points (1-2) over the weekend in two Belleville Bulls wins. Also in the OHL, Frankie Corrado keeps rolling along with points both Kitchener Rangers games. He now has 37 points in 55 games.
- And it was tough weekend for Nicklas Jensen as his Danish Men’s National squad failed to qualify for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.