With the 5th overall pick in the 2017 NHL entry draft, the Vancouver Canucks selected Swedish centreman Elias Pettersson.
The pick may have surprise some Canucks fans who expected the club to select Cody Glass.
However, in this Clay’s Canucks Commentary, I outline 5 reasons why this was a great pick for the Canucks.
Nikolay Goldobin and Jonathan Dahlen are in; Jannik Hansen and Alex Burrows are out.
And our 4th round pick becomes a 1st round pick if the Sharks win the Stanley Cup.
Jim Benning is winning the trade deadline!
Alex Burrows has been traded by the Vancouver Canucks to the Ottawa Senators for prospect Jonathan Dalen – the 42nd overall pick in the NHL Entry Draft.
In this video, I list 3 reasons why I like the trade, as well as why Senators fans should be happy with receiving Alex Burrows.
The Vancouver Canucks are 46 games into their season and in the thick of the playoff race in the ho hum Western Conference.
In this episode of Clay’s Canucks Commentary, I explore 5 reasons why the Canucks are still in the playoff hunt:
1. The West is bad
2. Home record
3. Secondary scoring
4. Solid goaltending
5. Decent defence
Mid-way through the season, the Vancouver Canucks find themselves in the thick of the battle for a playoff wildcard spot.
In this episode of Clay’s Canucks Commentary, I hand out letter grades to all of the Canucks players and the head coach; they range from A to C-.
Husband, Father, Youth Minister, Speaker: Lover of God, Family and the Canucks