Posts Tagged British Columbia

Burke: Tortorella should ‘keep his mouth shut’

Vancouver Canucks' head coach John Tortorella responds to questions during an end of season news conference in Vancouver, British Columbia on Monday April 14, 2014.  The Canucks missed the playoffs this year.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Calgary Flames interim general manager Brian Burke defended his coach Bob Hartley on Monday and said Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella “oughta keep his mouth shut.”

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Daniel Sedin injured in Canucks’ win over Flames

Vancouver Canucks' Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, is taken off the ice on a stretcher after being checked into the boards by Calgary Flames' Paul Byron during second period NHL hockey action in Vancouver,  British Columbia, on Sunday April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A miserable season for the Vancouver Canucks ended with a scary incident.

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Canucks’ Daniel Sedin injured by hit from behind

Vancouver Canucks' Daniel Sedin, of Sweden, is taken off the ice on a stretcher after being checked into the boards by Calgary Flames' Paul Byron during second period NHL hockey action in Vancouver,  British Columbia, on Sunday April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Vancouver Canucks forward Daniel Sedin was taken off the ice on a stretcher and hospitalized after being hit from behind by Calgary’s Paul Byron on Sunday night.

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Canucks put former coach Quinn into ring of honor

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks inducted Pat Quinn into the team’s ring of honor on Sunday night before the final game of a non-playoff season.

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Hall has 3 assists in Oilers’ 5-2 win over Canucks

Vancouver Canucks' Jacob Markstrom (35) makes the save on Edmonton Oilers' Taylor Hall (4) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Edmonton, Alberta. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Eliminated from the playoff race long ago, the Edmonton Oilers were happy to finish their season with a big win in Ryan Smyth’s final game.

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