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Canucks Drop Two on Waivers

From TSN:

The Vancouver Canucks placed forward Jeff Cowan on waivers on Saturday, while the club lost defenceman Nathan McIver to the Anaheim Ducks via the waiver wire as well.

Not really surprising moves, but the Legend of Jeff Cowan will be missed (not too many NHL players have inspired women to throw their lingerie on the ice).  And courtesy of HockeyFights.com, here’s a final fight from Nathan McIver in the Calgary game a few nights ago.

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How to Make a Canucks Fan Puke

image(aside from throwing a Mark Messier Canucks Invitational Golf Tournament, that is…)

The Vancouver Canucks opened training camp in Victoria on Thursday, and while anticipating that—all things considered—I expect Canucks’ fans would prefer that this is NOT a thrilling day-to-day ride.  Yet one of the opener’s events clearly violated such good common sense:

A few hearts stood still at Vancouver Canucks training camp today when Canucks winger Jeff Cowan piled into star netminder Roberto Luongo only a few minutes into the first set of drills.

Cowan lost his balance during a routine one-on-one and slid hard into the Hart Trophy finalist at high speed. The two became entangled in the net and it seemed like eternity, although it was only seconds…

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  Tags: brabarian, injuries, jim+hughson, media, vancouver+canucks, yo+luongo

Canucks Season Speculation

From NHL Digest, The Neil Show interviewed Elliot Pap for a Vancouver Canucks season preview:

TheNeilShow - In your opinion,what does Markus Naslund need to do to get his “game” back?
Elliot Pap - Naslund needs to get hungry and drive to the net more
TheNeilShow - Do you expect Jeff Cowan to produce at the same level as last season?
Elliot Pap -Yes, I expect Cowan to produce at the same level

Check out the entire interview here

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