Cherry Picking: Feb. 21, 2013
Canuck Nation, Shuffling D's & Learning to Lose
The Globe & Mail’s David Ebner caught up with two of the countless crazy Canuck fans strewn across North America. How nuts are these two? The autograph they want most is from…Alain Vigneault?!? Read
“He’s not physically imposing. He doesn’t skate all that fast. He’s not going to put up big numbers.” Alright, Jason Botchford, we get it, Chris Tanev isn’t the likeliest of top four d-men, but the Province scribe nails it calling #8 one of the team’s steadiest defenders. Read
Nuck’s Misconduct previews tonight’s tilt in Texas. We know Cory Schneider will be starting for the ‘Nucks, but who’s this Cristopher Nilstorp at the other end of the rink? ReadRead Read
- Bill Sweatt had a season high three point night scoring yet again while dishing two in a 4-3 Chicago Wolves shootout win over the Abbotsford Heat. Sweatt has 8 points in his last 9 games.
- Canucks 1st rounder Brendan Gaunce just keeps rolling along, scoring his 5th in 3 games as his Belleville Bulls won 8-5 last night. Gaunce needs just two more tallies to match the 28 goals he recorded last year.
- And checking in on our buddies at New Van Fan, aspiring Canuck fan, Andreas learns part of being a Canuck fan is dealing with disappointment. It’s a painful and important lesson.