Canucks and Beyond
Entries with the tag: hockey scouting
Ed Willes at the Province points out why Mike Gillis is having trouble fitting into the Old Boys Club of the NHL.
Despite the problems Willes points out above, Tony Gallagher at the Province remains unfazed, and is still the acting PR voice for Gillis in the Vancouver press.
Sportsnet television is broadcasting their much-hyped Trevor Linden feature tonight. Air time is 9pm PT.
Ron Delorme, part of the Canucks organization for some 26 years, has tattoos of all the Canucks logos on his butt. (Seriously.) Anyway, Iain MacIntyre at the Vancouver Sun talks with the Canucks scouting director of the last nine years. All indications are that he’s on his way out.
Update 10:40am PT: Given the Delorme story, below is a bit of support for his drafting record, and from an unlikely source: a Detroit Red Wings fan.