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
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
Rumours were plentiful that the Canucks were rapidly approaching the decision to make a coaching change, a management change, a trade, anything to try and spark some life in their struggling organization. https://twitter.com/taj1944/status/1466848593541668866?s=20 Two-game win streaks from both their AHL and NHL franchises later, and suddenly the patient approach is back on the menu for … Continue reading GAMEDAY RECAP LIVE: A fight of the year candidate and three powerplay goals punctuate a fun Abbotsford loss to the worst team in the Division
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
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!
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
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