Tag Archive | "Pavol Demitra"

Will Olympic Success Carry Over?

Monday, March 1, 2010

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This Olympics proved that certain players possess the talent to play against both top notch talent and on the smaller ice surface.  Of course, we cannot predict how any player will perform once they return to their NHL teams, but lets look at some players who could can ride their added confidence level into heightened…

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Demitra, Pitkanen to Miss Start of Season

Thursday, September 10, 2009

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Take caution on draft day, the Canucks forward Pavol Demitra and Hurricanes defenceman Joni Pitkanen are both expected to miss the start of the season as they recover from surgery.  Demitra, 34, is expected to be out at least six weeks after undergoing shoulder surgery to repair a tear in his front and back rotator…

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Vancouver Canucks 2009/10 Season Preview

Sunday, September 6, 2009

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Vancouver Canucks 2008/09:  45-27-19 – 100 pts (1st in Northwest, 3rd in West) Arrived: Mikael Samuelsson (DET), Christian Ehrhoff (SJ), Brad Lukowich (SJ), Mathieu Schneider (MTL),  Andrew Raycroft (COL) Departed: Mattias Ohlund (TB), Mats Sundin (UFA), Taylor Pyatt (PHX) While the Canucks did not match the craziness of last off-season, which included the Mats Sundin sweepstakes and…

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