THE REPEATED HISTORY THING For the second time in ten months, an outbreak of COVID-19 has impacted the Vancouver Canucks organization. For those who missed it, last night in Vancouver, Tucker Poolman was pulled midway through the first period after his RT-PCR test came up positive for COVID-19. https://twitter.com/ThomasDrance/status/1471013371784794112?s=20 After the entire Adam Gaudette positive-test … Continue reading GAMEDAY RECAP: Danila Klimovich’s two-point night and the spicy new Canucks goalie controversy
The Abbotsford Canucks begin their first extended road trip of the season with a trip to San Jose. The San Jose Barracuda have been decimated all season by injuries and call-ups, picking up thirteen points out of seventeen games played. The Barracuda's 0.382 points-earning percentage places them second-last in the AHL, ahead of only Philadelphia's … Continue reading GAMEDAY RECAP: The Abbotsford Canucks kick off a five-game road trip with an impressive five-goal game against the Barracuda
Tonight marks an emotional return to the Abbotsford Centre for the Abbotsford Canucks. In addition to this game being their first back at home since mass-flooding displaced thousands in the Fraser Valley region, tonight's game is the team's first-ever Hockey Fights Cancer night. If you haven't seen it yet, check out their "who we fight for" … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: As the Abbotsford Canucks win, their city is unsure how it should react
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!
I don't know how I've done it. After three years of recapping AHL hockey from a cave with a box of scraps, I've found my way inside the Abbotsford Centre as an accredited member of press-row! https://twitter.com/CodySevertson/status/1451725563522011137?s=20 With the gratuitous auto-fellatio out of the way, let's get into the Abbotsford Canucks first-ever home game! THE … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST LIVE: The Abbotsford Canucks chaotic overtime thriller starring Justin Bailey and Danila Klimovich
Breathe it in AHL Nucks Harvest fans. It doesn't get any better than the above. The Abbotsford Canucks are playing the late game today. They will look to leave Canucks fans with some optimism after the Vancouver Canucks crushing and embarrassing defeat at the hands of the Buffalo Sabres. THE OPPOSITION Tonight, the Canucks rematch the … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: Abbotsford’s three unanswered goals not enough to dispel the Reign
Good day in my mind One thousand seventy-one days ago, a schedule change at work left me with a lot of free time on my hands. After work, I was sitting in my basement suite overlooking a cemetery (seriously), with several hours to kill and decided to dive into the world of prospect video-clipping for … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: Danila Vanilla and the Abbotsford Canucks Western Conference debut
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