Cherry Picking: Feb. 18, 2013
The Importance of Beards, Hank's Record & High Scoring Prospects
Harrison Mooney breaks down the Canucks shootout loss to the St. Louis Blues and discusses the 101-year-old man making his Canucks game debut. Read
Looking ahead now, the Canucks are embarking on a 4 game roadie, playing Chicago, Detroit, Nashville and Dallas, in just six nights. OUCH! Good news though, David Booth could be back. Read
Henrik couldn’t have broken the Canucks point record in a more fitting way. His cross-ice, through-the-defenceman’s legs, tape-to-tape pass through Daniel to Alex Burrows was vintage Sedin-ery. Jeff Angus’ breakdown has more photos and less hyphens. ReadRead
Ryan Kesler jumped back on board this week, did it move the Canucks up the NHL’s Power Rankings? Read
- Kevin Connauton picked up 3 assists on the weekend as the Chicago Wolves went 1-0-1. The blue-liner has six points in his last six outings.
- Brendan Gaunce recorded his first hat-trick of the season leading the Belleville Bulls to a 7-5 win over Sudbury. The Canucks first rounder now has 24 goals on the season in 46 games.
- And down in the ECHL, Wesley Myron is adjusting to the pro game nicely. The big centre put up 6 points in three games for the K-Wings.