Cherry Picking: Mar. 5, 2013
Best of Kass Gallery, Prospects ranked & Schneids' new mask
The Canucks 1st rounder in the 2011 NHL Draft maintains his position at the top of the Canucks prospects rankings at Hockey’s Future. Check out the rest of their list. Read
Zack Kassian has quickly established himself as the most photogenic player the Canucks have had since Harold Snepts was patrolling the blue-line with his legendary moustache. Thomas Drance from CanucksArmy.com put this brilliant photo gallery together. Read
The Canucks play their first of three games scheduled this week tonight against the Sharks at Rogers Arena. Caylie King from CanucksHockeyBlog.com previews tonight’s match-up as well as the games in Columbus and Minnesota. Read
Cory Schneider is really embracing the old-school, creating a retro mask specifically for when the Canucks wear their awesome retro Vancouver Millionaires jerseys later this month. Read
- Nicklas Jensen and his AIK squad wrap up their Swedish Elite League regular season today. His 16 goals on the season places him at 12th overall in league scoring.
- Henrik Tommernes is also in action for the final game of the Frolunda regular season today. He’s already matched a career high in goals with 5 and games played with 53.
You may have heard Don Cherry singing the praises of Kevin Bieksa during Coach’s Corner on the weekend. Here’s the two following the Canucks 5-2 win over the Kings on Saturday. “You don't get knuckles like that from playing the piano folks....” said Bieksa on Twitter with this photo: