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New Jersey Devils’ Blake Coleman, left, watches the puck go wide of Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, right, of Sweden, as Nikolay Goldobin, of Russia, slides into Markstrom during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Friday March 15, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Devils rally to burn Canucks 3-2 in shootout

Vancouver held 2-0 lead early in third period

New Jersey Devils’ Blake Coleman, left, watches the puck go wide of Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, right, of Sweden, as Nikolay Goldobin, of Russia, slides into Markstrom during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Friday March 15, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Tyler Motte, front left, scores his first goal against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday March 13, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Motte scores twice in 11 seconds as Canucks dump Rangers 4-1

Feisty battle sees two New York players ejected

Vancouver Canucks’ Tyler Motte, front left, scores his first goal against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Wednesday March 13, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning, right, responds to questions as head coach Travis Green listens during a news conference ahead of the NHL hockey team’s training camp, in Vancouver, on Thursday September 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Former Fernie Ghostrider Josh Teves signed to Vancouver Canucks

Teves, who played in Fernie in 2013-14, earned the title of Top Defenceman

Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning, right, responds to questions as head coach Travis Green listens during a news conference ahead of the NHL hockey team’s training camp, in Vancouver, on Thursday September 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
United States’ Quinn Hughes (7) fights for control of the puck with Finland’s Samuli Vainionpaa (12) during third period IIHF world junior hockey action in Victoria, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. any of Quinn Hughes’ new teammates on the Vancouver Canucks know all about the giant life transition the young defenceman is about to make.The 19-year-old signed a three-year entry-level deal with the organization on Sunday.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Canucks sign 19-year-old phenom Quinn Hughes

Defenceman gets three-year, entry-level deal with Vancouver

United States’ Quinn Hughes (7) fights for control of the puck with Finland’s Samuli Vainionpaa (12) during third period IIHF world junior hockey action in Victoria, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. any of Quinn Hughes’ new teammates on the Vancouver Canucks know all about the giant life transition the young defenceman is about to make.The 19-year-old signed a three-year entry-level deal with the organization on Sunday.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Vegas Golden Knights’ Jonathan Marchessault (81) fights for the puck with Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat (53) during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Saturday, March 9, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms

Stone nets 1st with Vegas in 6-2 rout over Canucks

Vancouver goalie Markstrom pulled in first period

Vegas Golden Knights’ Jonathan Marchessault (81) fights for the puck with Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat (53) during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Saturday, March 9, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ben Nelms
Vancouver Canucks’ Antoine Roussel (26) and Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid (97) have words during second period NHL action in Edmonton, Alta., on Thursday March 7, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

McDavid, Oilers beat Canucks 3-2 for 4th straight win

Vancouver has lost 4 of last 5 games

Vancouver Canucks’ Antoine Roussel (26) and Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid (97) have words during second period NHL action in Edmonton, Alta., on Thursday March 7, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Toronto Maple Leafs’ John Tavares (91) skates with the puck while being checked by Vancouver Canucks’ Jay Beagle (83) during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Edler plays hero with OT winner as Canucks beat Leafs 3-2

Vancouver has 10 wins in last 11 home games versus Toronto

Toronto Maple Leafs’ John Tavares (91) skates with the puck while being checked by Vancouver Canucks’ Jay Beagle (83) during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Wednesday, March 6, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Jacob Markstrom (25) defends against Vegas Golden Knights center Ryan Carpenter (40) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 3, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Fleury makes 19 saves as Golden Knights blank Canucks 3-0

Markstrom makes 45 stops for struggling Canucks

Vancouver Canucks goaltender Jacob Markstrom (25) defends against Vegas Golden Knights center Ryan Carpenter (40) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 3, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)
Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, left, has kept his team in the playoff hunt. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

Canucks Report: February stumbles make playoffs a longshot

Vancouver plays 14 games in 28-day span in March

Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, left, has kept his team in the playoff hunt. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)
Vancouver Canucks center Tyler Motte (64) battles with Arizona Coyotes center Nick Cousins (25) for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Richardson nets 4 as Coyotes beat Canucks 5-2

Arizona completes series sweep of Vancouver

Vancouver Canucks center Tyler Motte (64) battles with Arizona Coyotes center Nick Cousins (25) for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Colorado Avalanche defenceman Samuel Girard, left, and Vancouver Canucks right wing Brock Boeser race for the puck as Colorado defenceman Erik Johnson watches during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Soderberg scores shootout winner as Avs edge Canucks 3-2

Vancouver tallies late to salvage much-needed point

Colorado Avalanche defenceman Samuel Girard, left, and Vancouver Canucks right wing Brock Boeser race for the puck as Colorado defenceman Erik Johnson watches during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Anaheim Ducks’ Max Jones, back, loses his helmet after being checked by Vancouver Canucks’ Luke Schenn during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Monday February 25, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Markstrom posts 1st shutout of season as Canucks blank Ducks 4-0

Vancouver ships d-man Gudbranson to Pittsburgh earlier on trade deadline day

Anaheim Ducks’ Max Jones, back, loses his helmet after being checked by Vancouver Canucks’ Luke Schenn during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Monday February 25, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, front, of Sweden, loses his balance as New York Islanders’ Anders Lee skates into him during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Lehner posts 4th shutout as Isles blank Canucks 4-0

Vancouver drops third game in a row

Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, front, of Sweden, loses his balance as New York Islanders’ Anders Lee skates into him during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, right, of Sweden, stops Arizona Coyotes’ Mario Kempe, of Sweden, during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Galchenyuk scores in OT as Coyotes edge Canucks 3-2

Vancouver manages single point as NHL playoff chase continues

Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, right, of Sweden, stops Arizona Coyotes’ Mario Kempe, of Sweden, during first period NHL hockey action in Vancouver on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat (53) reaches for the puck in front of San Jose Sharks goaltender Martin Jones (31) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)

Pavelski’s 31st goal helps Sharks top Canucks 3-2

Vancouver one point out of second NHL wild-card spot

Vancouver Canucks’ Bo Horvat (53) reaches for the puck in front of San Jose Sharks goaltender Martin Jones (31) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)
Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson, left, celebrates his goal with center Bo Horvat during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Canucks rally for key 4-3 shootout win over Kings

Pettersson, Boeser lead way as Vancouver beats L.A.

Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson, left, celebrates his goal with center Bo Horvat during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Los Angeles Kings Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Ducks shut down Canucks 1-0 in Murray’s coaching debut

Ducks shut down Canucks 1-0 in Murray’s coaching debut

Vancouver has dropped four straight road games

Ducks shut down Canucks 1-0 in Murray’s coaching debut
San Jose Sharks’ Kevin Labanc, bottom, scores against Vancouver Canucks goalie Michael DiPietro during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Monday February 11, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Sharks feast on rookie goalie in 7-2 win over Canucks

Emergency callup DiPietro loses debut for Vancouver

San Jose Sharks’ Kevin Labanc, bottom, scores against Vancouver Canucks goalie Michael DiPietro during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Monday February 11, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson, left, of Sweden, and Brock Boeser celebrate Boeser’s goal during second period NHL hockey action against the Calgary Flames, in Vancouver on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Pettersson lifts Canucks to 4-3 shootout win over Flames

Super rookie adds pair of assists, Markstrom makes 44 saves in Vancouver victory

Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson, left, of Sweden, and Brock Boeser celebrate Boeser’s goal during second period NHL hockey action against the Calgary Flames, in Vancouver on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Collin Delia (60) stops a shot by Vancouver Canucks left wing Loui Eriksson (21) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo Nuccio DiNuzzo)

Toews scores in OT as Blackhawks edge Canucks 4-3

Pettersson nets 25th of year in losing cause for Vancouver

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Collin Delia (60) stops a shot by Vancouver Canucks left wing Loui Eriksson (21) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo Nuccio DiNuzzo)