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Vancouver Canucks right wing Jake Virtanen (18) celebrates his goal against the Arizona Coyotes with teammates Elias Pettersson (40) and J.T. Miller (9) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Virtanen, Markstrom lead Canucks over Coyotes 3-1

Jan. 17, 2020 2:31 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jake Virtanen borrowed a move from his Western Hockey League days — and it helped lift the Vancouver Canucks to victory. Virtanen scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period and Jacob Markstrom made 34 saves to lead the Canucks past the Arizona...

Minnesota Wild's Jason Zucker (16) and Vancouver Canucks' Antoine Roussel, of France, fight for the puck in the second period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)

Pettersson, Markstrom help Canucks beat Wild 4-1

Jan. 12, 2020 8:11 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Vancouver’s typically strong power play has been struggling. Luckily for the Canucks, they’re doing just fine scoring 5 on 5. A day after scoring four third-period goals in Buffalo, the Canucks used a three-goal second period to beat Minnesota 4-1 on Sunday. Elias...

St. Louis Blues' David Perron celebrates after scoring during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Blues' Perron, Capitals' Oshie among final All-Star picks

Jan. 12, 2020 12:02 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — St. Louis Blues winger David Perron and former teammate T.J. Oshie were voted by fans as two of the final representatives for NHL All-Star Weekend in St. Louis. After helping the Blues win the Stanley Cup last spring in his third stint with them, Perron is having one of the best seasons...

Vancouver Canucks forward Bo Horvat (53) celebrates his goal with teammate forward Tanner Pearson (70) during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Boeser scores twice in Canucks' 6-3 win over Sabres

Jan. 11, 2020 5:38 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Still stinging from opening their road trip with two lopsided losses, Bo Horvat and the Vancouver Canucks got back on track with a strong finish Saturday. Horvat had a goal and an assist, and the Canucks scored three times on their first six shots of the third period en route to a 6-3...

Nashville Predators right wing Viktor Arvidsson, right, celebrates with goalie Pekka Rinne after scoring a goal against the Chicago Blackhawks during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Rinne scores empty-net goal as Predators beat Blackhawks

Jan. 10, 2020 2:34 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Pekka Rinne made 29 saves and scored an empty-net goal, and the Nashville Predators beat the sloppy Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Thursday night for John Hynes' first win with the team. Hynes became the third coach in franchise history after Peter Laviolette was fired on Monday. Hynes dropped...

Florida Panthers center Noel Acciari (55) celebrates with center Vincent Trocheck (21) and defenseman Aaron Ekblad (5) after scoring during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Vancouver Canucks, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Acciari, Bobrovsky lift Panthers over Canucks 5-2

Jan. 9, 2020 11:25 PM EST

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Noel Acciari just keeps getting the puck in the net during the best scoring streak of his career. Acciari did it again Thursday night with two more goals and Sergei Bobrovsky made 30 saves in his first start in three games to lift the Florida Panthers over the Vancouver Canucks 5-2....

Tampa Bay Lightning center Carter Verhaeghe (23) celebrates with the bench after his third goal against the Vancouver Canucks during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Verhaeghe's hat trick helps Lightning rout Canucks 9-2

Jan. 7, 2020 11:23 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A matchup between the two hottest teams in the NHL turned into a mismatch in a hurry. Rookie Carter Verhaeghe had his first career hat trick and Tampa Bay scored three times in less than a minute to finish a six-goal second period that propelled the Lightning to their season-best eighth...

Vancouver Canucks' Tyler Myers, right, checks New York Rangers' Filip Chytil, of the Czech Republic, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Myers scores late, Canucks beat Rangers for 7th straight win

Jan. 5, 2020 2:34 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — It wasn’t Tyler Myers’ greatest shot. However, it was good enough to get the job done and get the Vancouver Canucks another win. The big defenseman scored on a floating shot from just inside the blue line with 1:29 left in the third period and the Canucks...

Vancouver Canucks center Adam Gaudette celebrates his goal against the Chicago Blackhawks during the third period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Canucks erase deficit, rally past Blackhawks 7-5

Jan. 3, 2020 2:30 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — This Vancouver Canucks' matchup with the Chicago Blackhawks never had the look of a defensive struggle. Adam Gaudette scored a third-period goal and the Canucks rallied from a two-goal deficit, extending their winning streak to six games with a 7-5 win over the Blackhawks...

Vancouver Canucks' Tyler Myers, left, celebrates with Brock Boeser, center, and Elias Pettersson, from Sweden,  after his goal against the Calgary Flames during first-period NHL hockey game action in Calgary, Alberta, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019. (Larry MacDougal/The Canadian Press via AP)

Myers has 2 goals, assist to help Canucks beat Flames 5-2

Dec. 30, 2019 2:15 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Tyler Myers led the way as the Vancouver Canucks’ power play made the difference against the Calgary Flames. Myers scored twice and added an assist — all in the first period — as the Canucks built an early lead and beat the Flames 5-2 Sundy night for their fifth...