GAMEDAY RECAP: A refreshed Abbotsford lineup ends their losing streak and spoils $2 beer night

The Abbotsford Canucks look to bounce back from last week's miserable return to action with double-header weekend versus the San Diego Gulls. To the surprise of absolutely no one, the Bakersfield Condors annihilated the depleted roster of the Farm team last weekend. Out-attempted at 5v5 by sixty-five across three games Outscored fourteen to five Bakersfield's powerplay went 2/13, while … Continue reading GAMEDAY RECAP: A refreshed Abbotsford lineup ends their losing streak and spoils $2 beer night

GAMEDAY RECAP: Rough return for DiPietro and the Canucks in first of four-game homestand versus the Condors

Happy New Year to all you Harvesters out there! Tonight, it's a new dawn, a new day, a new life for the Abbotsford Canucks as they say peace out to their mildly disappointing 2021 and attempt to live up to their pre-season expectations in 2022! 2021 Stats The Junior Canucks finished 2021 with pretty average … Continue reading GAMEDAY RECAP: Rough return for DiPietro and the Canucks in first of four-game homestand versus the Condors

GAMEDAY HARVEST: The Abbotsford Canucks go full Wile-E Coyote in rematch versus the Roadrunners

Quick shoutout to those in the Fraser Valley and BC Interior who read the AHL Nucks Harvest: I spent my last few recaps lamenting a broken down vehicle which, in hindsight, is a joke compared to the devastating damage caused to my fellow British Columbians by mass flooding. If you wish to help those impacted … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: The Abbotsford Canucks go full Wile-E Coyote in rematch versus the Roadrunners

GAMEDAY HARVEST: Wou(ters), Barracuda! The Rematch!

PRE-GAME HYPE The astounding, the unbelievable! Abbotsford Canucks! Twenty-one skaters, and two goalies, of run-and-gun, fire-breathing, goal-scoring insanity! One night only! One night only! One night only! The Abbotsford Centre, this Sunday, if you miss this, you better be dead! Or in jail! And if you're in jail? Break out! Be there! Be there! Be … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: Wou(ters), Barracuda! The Rematch!

GAMEDAY HARVEST: Woo, Barracuda!

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!

GAMEDAY HARVEST: Artūrs Šilovs secures Abbotsford’s 1st win with 34 save shootout performance

The 2021-22 AHL season did not start so hot for the AHL Nucks Harvest... https://twitter.com/CodySevertson/status/1449594151557689351?s=20 Like the Abbotsford Canucks, hopefully, I too have shaken off the cobwebs in game one and have a performance-rebound tonight. The Opposition Tonight the Abby Canucks take on the very young and dynamic Ontario Reign. AHL affiliate of the Los … Continue reading GAMEDAY HARVEST: Artūrs Šilovs secures Abbotsford’s 1st win with 34 save shootout performance

Abbotsford Canucks head coach Trent Cull on prospects, development, Abbotsford, and a challenging final year in Utica

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

The Abbotsford Canucks 2021-22 Prospect Rhombus

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

2020-21 Utica Comets: Season Deep-Dive and Player Reviews

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

The Last Comets Harvest: The one versus the Rochester Americans

Excuse me while I wax poetic here. In November of 2018, I had a scheduling change at work that would completely alter the next few years of my life. I was home by 3:30 PM every single day and needed something to fill the void before my wife got home from work. Enter the Utica … Continue reading The Last Comets Harvest: The one versus the Rochester Americans