Whatever happens tonight, it can't be worse than Vancouver's performance against the Colorado Avalanche, right? RIGHT?! To be completely honest, I woke up on my day off to drive my wife to work, and our car broke down in the process. The exhaustion of my daily existence has left me without the required energy to … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: Woo, Barracuda!
Tonight the Abbotsford Canucks are on the road facing the Stockton Heat for the first of eight meetings throughout their 68-game season. The Stockton Heat are currently the upper-echelon of teams in the AHL, having picked up eleven points out of twelve in their first six games played. The Ontario Reign carry a league-leading goal-differential … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: Something something Abbotsford Canucks something something Heat pun!
After a wildly chaotic overtime win in their home debut, the Junior Canucks return to the Abbotsford Centre to rematch the Henderson Silver Knights in their second game of a four-game homestand! Fingers crossed, this game is a bit lighter on special teams. https://twitter.com/CodySevertson/status/1451759995733696512?s=20 Twenty-seven minutes of powerplay time, on paper, sounds like really exciting … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST LIVE: Artūrs Šilovs 26-save shutout for Abbotsford makes it a 2-0 weekend versus Henderson
Yesterday, on a cold Wednesday afternoon, a very sweaty and nervous writer for AHLNucksHarvest.com was fortunate enough to conduct a 1-on-1 interview with Abbotsford Canucks head coach Trent Cull. Before the Canucks 2021-22 NHL and AHL campaigns kick-off, the AHLNucksHarvest wanted to pick Cull's brain on player development, his final year in Utica, and Abbotsford. … Continue reading Abbotsford Canucks head coach Trent Cull on prospects, development, Abbotsford, and a challenging final year in Utica
For years, hockey writers worldwide have relied on the unimpressive pyramid to illustrate their team's prospect pool quality. Now, placing prospects into tiers on a pyramid does make sense. It's simple, favourable, efficient, and avoids the need for laborious contextualization! That said, the AHL Nucks Harvest is proud to introduce its first, and hopefully annual convoluted … Continue reading The Abbotsford Canucks 2021-22 Prospect Rhombus
And now, 11,000 words on why the Canucks sucked last season! ... ... ... Just kidding! I think we've read enough about that by now! Instead, here's 11,000 words on the Utica Comets 2020-21 season and the Canucks players who skated for them! Click here to skip to the player reviews (please don't, I spent … Continue reading 2020-21 Utica Comets: Season Deep-Dive and Player Reviews
For most people, Friday's just the day before the weekend. But after this Friday, the neighborhood'll never be the same. Ice Cube's character, from F. Gary Gray's cult classic, Friday, summarized it best. After this weekend, the neighbourhood will never be the same. The Vancouver hockey landscape will never be the same. For the first … Continue reading COMETS HARVEST: The Final Friday
https://twitter.com/UticaComets/status/1392541202281648129?s=20 I have seen things you wouldn't believe. Five attackers setting up to fire below the circles. I've watched a journeyman AHL tweener turn into a Sedin twin at the twilight of his Canucks career. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time ...to move. Tonight is the last home … Continue reading COMETS HARVEST: A Final Goodbye to the City of Utica
https://youtu.be/fW0k9_OOBuo So that we're all aware of my mental state coming into tonight's re-re-re-rematch between the Utica Comets and the Syracuse Crunch--the above video is where my head is presently at, and it's giving me life. And maybe, just maybe, the good vibes I'm feeling tonight will travel 4700 kilometres eastward to the Adirondack Bank … Continue reading COMETS HARVEST: Rematches and Reconnected Controllers
https://twitter.com/Canucks/status/1389739123158642693 Let's talk about Utica for a bit, shall we? As an avid Farmies/CometsHarvest reader, I'm sure you've noticed my shoutouts to the locals, whether that be in clips, tweets, screenshots, or in some cases even radio hits with the local ESPN KROCK team. The Utica Comets faithful have taken care of Vancouver's prospects, and … Continue reading COMETS HARVEST: Moving and Snoozing Edition