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NHL to stop testing asymptomatic players post-All-Star break

Jan. 18, 2022 18:02 PM EST

The NHL will stop testing asymptomatic players, coaches and staff who are fully vaccinated following the All-Star break in early February, saying coronavirus cases continue to decline across the league. The league and Players’ Association announced the protocol changes Tuesday. The...

Pettersson scores twice, Canucks beat Capitals to snap skid

Jan. 16, 2022 17:50 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elias Pettersson insisted he never worried throughout a monthlong drought about when his next goal would come. “Sometimes it just doesn't go your way,” he said. “I know what I’m capable of.” The gifted Swede showed Sunday what he's capable...

Canucks score 3 in third period to topple Kraken 5-2

Jan. 02, 2022 01:37 AM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — After a day full of obstacles — including traveling the morning of the game and a series of false positive COVID-19 tests — the Vancouver Canucks savored getting the best of their new Pacific Northwest rivals again. Vasily Podkolzin and Nils Hoglander scored...

Canucks beat Hurricanes 2-1, extend win streak to 4 games

Dec. 13, 2021 02:31 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Elias Pettersson and Brock Boeser scored as the Vancouver Canucks extended their win streak to four games with a 2-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday night. Seven days after taking over behind the bench, Bruce Boudreau became the...

Boudreau's 1st game coaching Canucks is 4-0 win over Kings

Dec. 07, 2021 02:48 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Thatcher Demko made 30 saves and Bruce Boudreau won his first game as coach of the Vancouver Canucks in a 4-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night. The win came less than 24 hours after the Canucks cleaned house, firing general...

Brad Marchand, Linus Ullmark carry Bruins past Canucks 3-2

Nov. 28, 2021 22:52 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand scored the tying goal on a power play in the third period and set-up David Pastrnak’s go-ahead score, helping the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday night. Anton Blidh also scored for Boston, and Linus...

Coyotes looking to the future through awful 2021-22 start

Nov. 19, 2021 12:13 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes, by any measure, are off to an awful start. It's not just that they're losing. Sometimes it's by a lot. By three goals, four, occasionally more. The Coyotes are last in scoring, last in goals allowed and...

Kadri, Rantanen lead Avalanche to 4-2 win over Canucks

Nov. 18, 2021 01:50 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Nazem Kadri and Mikko Rantanen each had a goal and two assists as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Wednesday night. Cale Makar had a goal and an assist and Gabriel Landeskog added an empty-netter for the...

Marchessault, Dadonov get two each; Knights top Canucks, 7-4

Nov. 14, 2021 02:01 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Evgenii Dadonov and Jonathan Marchessault each scored twice and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-4 on Saturday night. Vegas, now 9-0-2 all-time against the Canucks since 2017, overcame an early two-goal deficit to extend its win...

Terry scores in OT, Ducks beat Canucks 3-2 for 5th straight

Nov. 10, 2021 02:28 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Troy Terry scored 3:52 into overtime to give the Anaheim Ducks a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night. Cam Fowler and Isac Lundestrom scored in regulation for the Ducks, who extended their win streak to five games. ...