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: Up until they lost the game, the Abbotsford Canucks were winning!

Well, it can't be worse than yesterday, right? Right? RIGHT!? TRANSACTIONS https://twitter.com/abbycanucks/status/1479543437191827460?s=20 In the lede burial of the century, the Abbotsford Canucks announced the signing of forward Nicolas Guay from the USports' University of New Brunswick. Casually slipped into the replies of that signing was the news that the team had mutually agreed to terminate … Continue reading GAMEDAY RECAP: Up until they lost the game, the Abbotsford Canucks were winning!

GAMEDAY RECAP: The Abbotsford Canucks kick off a five-game road trip with an impressive five-goal game against the Barracuda

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

GAMEDAY HARVEST LIVE: The Abbotsford Canucks chaotic overtime thriller starring Justin Bailey and Danila Klimovich

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

GAMEDAY HARVEST: Abbotsford’s three unanswered goals not enough to dispel the Reign

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

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

2021 Canucks Training Camp Primer: A Deep-Dive into the Players of the 2019-20 Utica Comets

It feels genuinely surreal to be writing about hockey again.  The last time I wrote about hockey here, the Comets were returning home off of a three-game road hit, hoping to extend their current win streak to four.  Despite getting an early lead, the Comets defensive structure collapsed. Michael Di Pietro did all he could … Continue reading 2021 Canucks Training Camp Primer: A Deep-Dive into the Players of the 2019-20 Utica Comets

2/28/2020 – Utica Comets vs. Toronto Marlies

In a battle between mediocre North Division teams playing roller-coaster hockey in 2020, the Utica Comets face off with the Toronto Marlies in another inter-divisional matchup. I say roller-coaster because both teams have had brief moments of domination. Toronto's 7-6 comeback win against Belleville or Utica's 6-3 win over Hartford being the primary example of … Continue reading 2/28/2020 – Utica Comets vs. Toronto Marlies

2/21/2020 – Utica Comets vs. Belleville Senators

The Comets are back in action tonight as they hit the road to take on the Division-leading Belleville Senators. The Senators have been running train on the division as of late, having gone 8-1-1-0 in their last ten matchups exclusively against North Division teams. This run of dominance has given the Sens an eight-point lead … Continue reading 2/21/2020 – Utica Comets vs. Belleville Senators

12/31/19 – Utica Comets vs. Rochester Americans

Happy New Years Canucks Nation, It's time to round out a whirlwind 2019 with a recap of the Utica Comets final home-game of the decade. Tonight the farm takes on the division-leading, Rochester Americans, in a critical matchup between the two major-players of the AHL's Eastern Conference. The Americans sit in first place with 44 … Continue reading 12/31/19 – Utica Comets vs. Rochester Americans