vancouver canucks

Roberto Luongo

Luongo, Blackhawks Meet Again

It seemed a near certainty Roberto Luongo had played his final game in a Vancouver Canucks sweater after Cory Schneider supplanted him as the team’s No. 1 goaltender during last season’s playoffs.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2013

Bill Sweatt. (Photo by Dale MacMillan/Getty Images)

Twelve Wolves Players Recalled By Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks recalled 12 players from their AHL affiliate Sunday as their training camp began in British Columbia.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2013

Scott Arniel. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Wolves Hire Arniel As Head Coach

Arneil was most recently the head coach of the Columbus Blue Jackets before being fired in January.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

Craig MacTavish. (DAGMAR KIELHORN/AFP/Getty Images)

Wolves’ MacTavish Resigns To Join Oilers As VP

Chicago Wolves head coach Craig MacTavish resigned Monday to join the Edmonton Oilers as senior vice president of operations.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2012

Vancouver Canucks v Los Angeles Kings - Game Four

Canucks Beat L.A. Kings 3-1, Avoid Sweep

The top-seeded Canucks avoided an embarrassing first-round sweep with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings in Game 4 on Wednesday night.


The Canucks are on the verge getting swept right out of the playoffs. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Canucks On Brink Of Getting Swept By Kings

When Jonathan Quick rapped his goal stick on his posts as the buzzer sounded, the sellout crowd unleashed 11 years of deferred playoff excitement on their Los Angeles Kings.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2012

Chris Bosh, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade talk strategy during their game against the Dallas Mavericks. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Vote: Which Team Do You Hate The Most?

Vote for which of these Chicago rivals you hate the most.

670 The Score–04/12/2012

Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane skates with the puck during against the Phoenix Coyotes on February 11, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Silverman: Dreaded NHL Playoff Picks: Hawks Over ‘Yotes In Round 1

It’s customary to make predictions at the start of hockey season and again at the start of the playoffs. Most of the predictions are fairly useless because “experts” really don’t know as much as they think they do and they take their picks way too seriously.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2012

Dave Bolland #36 of the Chicago Blackhawks holds off Kevin Bieksa #3 of the Vancouver Canucks as he tries to fight with Duncan Keith #2 at the United Center on March 21, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Shaw Scores In OT, Blackhawks Beat Canucks 2-1

Rookie Andrew Shaw scored 2:42 into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night.


e ice during the third period in NHL action between the Vancouver Canucks and the Toronto Maple. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Video: Canucks Fans Throws Salmon On Ice To Honor Friend

There’s nothing like a throwing a dead fish into the middle of an ice rink to honor a loved one who has passed away. Right?

670 The Score–02/23/2012

Goalie Cory Schneider #35 of the Vancouver Canucks scrambles back to his net to stop Brendan Morrison #17 of the Chicago Blackhawks during the second period in NHL action on January 31, 2012 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Lose 3rd Straight, Fall To Canucks In OT

Daniel Sedin scored at 3:37 of overtime to lift the Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night.


Jonathan Toews and Patrick Sharp

Sharp, Toews To Return Against Canucks Tonight

Patrick Sharp and Jonathan Toews will both return to the lineup tonight when the Blackhawks face the Canucks in Vancouver.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2012

Patrick Sharp. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Patrick Sharp To Miss 3-4 Weeks; Smith Recalled

Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp will miss three to four weeks with an upper body injury, head coach Joel Quenneville announced Monday.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

Alain Vigneault. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Canucks’ Coach: Bolland Has IQ ‘The Size Of Bird Seed’

The Blackhawks haven’t played the Canucks in nearly a month and they won’t face them until Jan. 31, but that doesn’t mean the rivalry isn’t as hot as ever.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Sami Lepisto (20) and goalie Corey Crawford (50) watch for the puck during a Detroit Red Wings powerplay in the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game in Chicago on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Cherney)

A Glance At NHL’s Realignment Plan

The NHL approved a radical realignment plan Monday that will have a wide sweeping impact on both the regular season and playoffs.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2011

Shawn Horcoff #10 of the Edmonton Oilers slides the puck past a sprawling Ray Emery #30 of the Chicago Blackhawks on November 19, 2011 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Dale MacMillan/Getty Images)

Murray: Hawks Look To Rebound On Circus Trip

The Blackhawks are 1-2 through the first three games of the trip, including two straight losses where the team gave up a combined 14 goals.

670 The Score–11/23/2011

Patrick Kane #88 of the Chicago Blackhawks slips between Ryan Kesler #17 and Kevin Bieksa #3 of the Vancouver Canucks during the first period in NHL action on November 16, 2011 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Get 4th Straight Win, Beat Canucks 5-1

Andrew Brunette and Patrick Kane scored power-play goals midway through the second period, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied from an early deficit to win their fourth straight game, 5-1 over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night.


Roberto Luongo

Luongo Out Against Blackhawks; Lack Recalled From Wolves

Canucks goaltender Roberto Luongo has been ruled out of tonight’s game against the Blackhawks in Vancouver.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

Aaron Volpatti and Daniel Carcillo drop the gloves. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: Second Chance At Revenge For Hawks

The Canucks took it to the Blackhawks from the puck drop to the final horn. When the smoke cleared, Vancouver won 6-2, and maybe it wasn’t even that close.

670 The Score–11/16/2011

Duncan Keith

Blackhawks Optimistic Keith Will Return Tuesday

It would be unfair to say Duncan Keith was the difference in Sunday night’s 6-2 loss to the Canucks, but he certainly would have helped.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2011