The Canucks have had some injury problems of late, with three defencemen, two forwards, and one goaltender all out of the lineup. Compounding the issue is the performance of Dale Weise and David Booth, who both found their way into John Tortorella’s doghouse, creating more holes.
As a result, we’ve seen a few call-ups from the Utica Comets step in. Discounting Yannick Weber and Zac Dalpe, who both started the season with the Canucks before getting briefly sent down to Utica, there have been six call-ups from the farm this season. How have they done and how likely are they to get another call-up down the road?Continue Reading —›
It’s time for “Stick in Link”, the feature where we just plug in a bunch of stuff written by others! Featuring a smattering of links from around the Smylosphere and beyond every Tuesday and Thursday. Warning: our links are so hyper, they change colour when exposed to heat. (Have something for us to share in the next edition? E-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org, tweet us @passittobulis, or just come over and write your link on a pad of paper, I guess.)Continue Reading —›