Hey, remember Derek Roy? Acquired by the Canucks amid all the trade deadline moves, Roy was supposed to give the Canucks three stable lines and make them a deep, formidable foe in the postseason. But, after showing flashes of promise as the club ran out the rest of the schedule, Roy followed the advice of self-help band Radiohead and disappeared completely. Understandably, the Canucks showed little interest in re-signing the centre, and off he went to St. Louis, along with Max Lapierre.
I think most Vancouver fans would like to forget he was ever here at this point. But we can’t — not just yet. He scored three goals, which means he gets an entry in the Every Goal series. Rules are rules, friends. Let’s get this over with.Continue Reading —›