Canucks sign Dane Fox, probably because this guy on Twitter said they should

The Canucks have terminated the contracts of two players recently, Zach Hamill and Adam Polasek. This not only created some room in the prospect pool but also freed up a couple contracts to help refill that pool.

Mike Gillis added another forward to the pool on Saturday, signing Erie Otters forward Dane Fox to an entry-level contract. The over-ager has had a fantastic season for the Otters, but that’s not the real reason Gillis took a chance on the undrafted Fox. The real reason: the devoted efforts of Twitter user Mark G, aka. @gitch80.

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The top 30 Vancouver Canucks goals of 2013 (30 – 21)

It’s been an interesting year to be a Canucks fan. Between the unexpected coaching trade with the New York Rangers, the unexpected playoff sweep at the hands of the San Jose Sharks, and the unexpected draft day trade with the New Jersey Devils, there’s been plenty of drama.

Plenty of goals, too. 226, to be exact. And, as is tradition here at PITB, we close out the year by counting down our favourite 30. As you might expect, it’s a list full of Sedinery. But if dazzling displays of chemistry, passing and vision aren’t your thing, well, you might be a bad person. Improve yourself by remembering the year in Canuck goals with us.

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