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Vancouver Canucks' Tyler Toffoli, front, celebrates his first goal against Boston Bruins goalie Jaroslav Halak, of Slovakia, during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Toffoli has 3-point game, Canucks rout Bruins 9-3

Feb. 23, 2020 2:48 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tyler Toffoli scored his first two goals with his new team and added an assist as the Vancouver Canucks routed the Boston Bruins 9-3 on Saturday night. “It feels good,” Toffoli said. “Obviously, scoring a goal this early makes it a little easier, but...

Anaheim Ducks' Jakob Silfverberg, of Sweden, looks to a referee for a penalty call against the Vancouver Canucks during the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Henrique scores twice, Ducks beat Canucks 5-1

Feb. 16, 2020 9:51 PM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Adam Henrique scored twice, Derek Grant had a goal and an assist, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Vancouver Canucks 5-1 Sunday. Brendan Guhle and Sam Steel also scored for the Ducks, who have wins in two of their last three games. “It’s a huge (win),”...

Nashville Predators left wing Austin Watson (51) looks on as Vancouver Canucks center Bo Horvat (53) puts Nashville Predators center Colton Sissons (10) to the ice during the third period of an NHL hockey game, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Markstrom sharp as Canucks top Predators 6-2

Feb. 11, 2020 2:31 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jacob Markstrom stopped 36 shots, and Elias Pettersson and J.T. Miller each had a goal and an assist to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 6-2 win over the Nashville Predators on Monday night. Zack MacEwen, Brandon Sutter, Jordie Benn and Jake Virtanen also scored on a night...

Minnesota Wild's Jason Zucker, left, and Vancouver Canucks' Jake Virtanen fight during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. Both received fighting penalties. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Wild get three early goals, beat Canucks 4-2

Feb. 6, 2020 11:38 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kevin Fiala and Brad Hunt each had a goal and an assist as part of Minnesota's three-goal first period and the Wild beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Thursday night. Ryan Hartman and Zach Parise also scored for Minnesota. Alex Stalock stopped 24 shots to establish a career high with...

Carolina Hurricanes right wing Andrei Svechnikov (37), of Russia, tries to score while Vancouver Canucks defenseman Tyler Myers (57) and goaltender Thatcher Demko (35) defend during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Williams' shootout goal lifts Hurricanes past Canucks, 4-3

Feb. 2, 2020 6:18 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — For the second time in four games since returning from an extended offseason, Justin Williams scored the winning goal in a shootout on Sunday as he lifted the Carolina Hurricanes to a 4-3 decision over the Vancouver Canucks. Williams wristed a shot inside the post to the right of...

Vancouver Canucks' J.T. Miller, front left, Jake Virtanen, right, and Jake Virtanen, back left, celebrate Miller's first goal against the St. Louis Blues during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, British Columbia on Monday Jan. 27, 2020. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

Miller leads Canucks past Blues 3-1 for 9th straight at home

Jan. 28, 2020 2:35 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — J.T. Miller scored twice in the second period to help the Vancouver Canucks rally from an early deficit to beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 Monday night. Bo Horvat also scored as the Canucks won their ninth straight at home, and 12 in the last 15 overall. Jake Virtanen and...

Boston Bruins forward David Pastrnak waves to the crowd as he is named the most valuable player of the NHL hockey All Star games Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Hockey's young stars shine in NHL All-Star 3-on-3 tournament

Jan. 26, 2020 12:07 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Young Laila Anderson delivered one of the most poignant moments of the weekend when she introduced the Blues' four All-Stars. The players who stood out on the ice later weren't all that much older. Hockey's youth was on grand display in the NHL All-Star 3-on-3 tournament on Saturday night,...

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Quinn Hughes (43) celebrates his goal past San Jose Sharks goaltender Aaron Dell (30) with his teammates during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Pearson leads Canucks past Sharks and into 1st in Pacific

Jan. 20, 2020 10:34 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks surged past the San Jose Sharks — and took over the tight Pacific Division. Tanner Pearson scored on the power play and had an assist, helping the Canucks to a 4-1 victory Saturday night. Loui Eriksson, J.T. Miller and Quinn Hughes also scored...

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...