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Vancouver Canucks Re-Sign Speedy Forward Mason Raymond Prior to Arbitration Hearing

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The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed speedy forward Mason Raymond to a one year pact worth $2.275million. This deal helps the two sides avoid the club-elected arbitration hearing scheduled for later in the summer.

The Minnesota Wild Sign Zach Parise and Ryan Suter to Rival the Vancouver Canucks in the Surprisingly Competitive Northwest Division

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With Northwest Division teams like the Minnesota Wild, Edmonton Oilers and Colorado Avalanche making bold moves via free agency, the Vancouver Canucks are going to face a lot stiffer competition next season. Canucks' General Manager Mike Gillis needs to make a move quickly to prevent the team from losing ground.

Jason Garrison Signs a Six Year Contract with the Vancouver Canucks to Open Free Agency

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Free agency opened slowly for the Vancouver Canucks, but late on July 1st the team managed to sign defender Jason Garrison to a six year contract.

Justin Schultz Spurns an Offer from the Vancouver Canucks to Sign with the Edmonton Oilers

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The Vancouver Canucks did their best to sign Justin Schultz before he ultimately landed with the Edmonton Oilers.

Defender Justin Schultz Set to Sign a Contract and the Vancouver Canucks Provide the Best Fit

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Current unrestricted free agent Justin Schultz is set to make his decision tomorrow and the Vancouver Canucks are considered one of the favorites to land him.

Vancouver Canucks Agree to a Three Year Extension with Restricted Free Agent Goaltender Cory Schneider

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The Vancouver Canucks have agreed to a three year, twelve million dollar contract extension with goaltender Cory Schneider.

Shane Doan is the Perfect Free Agent Solution for the Vancouver Canucks’ Second Line

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The Vancouver Canucks are entering the unrestricted free agency period with a large shopping list. Shane Doan, currently of the Phoenix Coyotes, should be right at the top.

The Vancouver Canucks Must Remain Patient Despite Aaron Portzline’s Rumor Report on Roberto Luongo

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Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch recently reported that Roberto Luongo of the Vancouver Canucks has refused to waive his no-trade clause to any team but the Florida Panthers. Despite this report, General Manager Mike Gillis must remain patient in his quest to trade the goaltender.

Vancouver Canucks Release of Several Restricted Free Agents Creates Implications on Search for Defensemen

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The Vancouver Canucks released former Restricted Free Agents Marc-Andre Gragnani, Aaron Rome, Ryan Parent, Mike Duco and Victor Oreskovich. This choice has a direct impact on GM Mike Gillis' search for defensive help.

Vancouver Canucks: 2012 NHL Entry Draft Late Round Picks Review

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The Vancouver Canucks wrapped up the late rounds of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft this past weekend. With an abundance of picks to look at, Canucks 101 has you covered.