Value Added: Forget the trading block, Canucks GM Jim Benning has a trading wall

Forget the trading block, Jim Benning has a trading wall

Welcome to Value Added a recurring post format that will featuring interesting links from around the Smylosphere, allowing us to add some value to them in the process. Have any Canucks-related content that would add value to The Flying V? Tweet us @FlyingVBlog.

Sportsnet released an interesting video todaydetailing Jim Benning’s office, specifically a roster wall that includes every team in the…

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Scared Straight: Why Steve Moore deserves every dime from Bertuzzi, Orca Bay

Scared Straight: Why Steve Moore deserves every dime from Bertuzzi, Orca Bay

Welcome to Scared Straight, a new feature in which The Flying V will analyze interesting articles from the Georgia Straight, which this blog seems to disagree with regularly. It’s a scary thing when you can’t tell whether or not a writer is trolling their audience. Today we debut Scared Straight with our thoughts on Steve Moore’s recent settlement and Mike Usinger’s reaction to it found here

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Canucks management caught talking trades in coffee shop, plan to draft Virtanen?

Canucks management caught talking trades in coffee shop, plan to draft Virtanen?

The Vancouver Canucks have been busy to start NHL draft day, making moves and freeing cap space in such a frenzy that at least one member of the Canucks’ management team was forced to do his draft day duties from a Yaletown coffee shop.

Shortly after the Canucks moved Ryan Kesler to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for Nick Bonino, Lucas Sbisa, and the Ducks’ 24th-overall pick (more on that, later)…

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Canucks by the numbers: what remains of the regular season

Canucks by the numbers: what remains of the regular season

The Vancouver Canucks are in a bitter battle for a playoff spot this season, and the numbers are beginning to add up as teams work towards securing a spot in the big dance. With just over a quarter of the regular season remaining the Canucks themselves have some points to make up if they are to book their ticket to the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The following are a few numbers worth paying attention…

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Canucks and Flames square off in 10-man line brawl, Torts confronts Flames in hallwayThe Canucks and Flames started Saturday’s game with a bang breaking out in a full five-on-five line…View Post

Canucks and Flames square off in 10-man line brawl, Torts confronts Flames in hallway

The Canucks and Flames started Saturday’s game with a bang breaking out in a full five-on-five line…

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Canucks can’t choose truculence over two points as NHL’s neanderthal ways knuckle-drag onTonight the Vancouver Canucks will take on the Anaheim Ducks in search of only their second win of…View Post

Canucks can’t choose truculence over two points as NHL’s neanderthal ways knuckle-drag on

Tonight the Vancouver Canucks will take on the Anaheim Ducks in search of only their second win of…

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On Jordan Nolan, Tom Sestito, and the cognitive dissonance of Canucks fansLast night’s “hockey game” between the Vancouver Canucks and the Los Angeles Kings was an absolute…View Post

On Jordan Nolan, Tom Sestito, and the cognitive dissonance of Canucks fans

Last night’s “hockey game” between the Vancouver Canucks and the Los Angeles Kings was an absolute…

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Canucks fans find silver lining in Game 42 without Stamkos, SaloCanucks fan are certainly disappointed that both Steven Stamkos and Sami Salo will be out of the…View Post

Canucks fans find silver lining in Game 42 without Stamkos, Salo

Canucks fan are certainly disappointed that both Steven Stamkos and Sami Salo will be out of the…

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