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  1. Five teams that could fall out of the playoff picture in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ESPN

    ... has never topped the 40-point mark and frankly seems better suited to a third-line role. The defense is missing Kevin Bieksa , who was dealt to Anaheim, and overall this is a Canucks lineup that does not inspire much of anything other than "meh." ...

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  2. 8 NHL playoff teams at risk in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Sportsnet.ca

    With Kevin Bieksa and Eddie Lack headed out of Vancouver, GM Jim Benning is starting to have his revamp of the Canucks take shape. Alex Burrows doesn't agree with the notion that his Vancouver Canucks may be taking a small step back in 2015-16 in order to take a giant leap forward down the road.

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  3. Weird offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | CBS Sports

    ... each more confusing than the last. Perhaps the best move was their decision to trade the remaining year of Kevin Bieksa 's contract to the Anaheim Ducks for a 2016 second-round draft pick. Bieksa's best days are clearly behind him, and the trade not ...

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  4. Vancouver Canucks: Tate Olson- The Ace In The PackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Canuck Way

    ... his ability to step up when required and was regarded as one of their best performers during the play0ffs. With Kevin Bieksa gone, Vancouver will need to mentor a new candidate to take his place on the blue line. Olson certainly appears to have ...

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  5. I Want to Know What Jim Benning Did This SummerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Nucks Misconduct

    ... enough for us. Breathe in. Breath out. Repeat mantra. The breakup that falls into the "Fizzled Out" category is Kevin Bieksa . "Bieska" as his sweeties called him , was the one who treated us "real good" for a lot of years, but in the end we just ...

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  6. 'Different than what fans remember'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... playing in the NHL. "With us recently, Will O'Neill (now signed by Pittsburgh), John Albert. And from before, Kevin Bieksa, Alex Burrows, all those guys." Albert, 26, may still be back with the organization. He's a restricted free agent, and the ...

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  7. The Canucks should be playoff bound again in 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Nucks Misconduct

    ... those of you for whom hockey never sleeps (like us). We have viewed the most notable development, the trade of Kevin Bieksa to Anaheim for a 2nd rounder next year, as a starting point on rebuilding the defense lines by subtraction and eventually by ...

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  8. The Vancouver Canucks Made A Mistake By Not Trading Ryan MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | The Canuck Way

    ... only cleared $1.15 million by trading Lack. For a team with cap issues, that's not much relief, leading to the Kevin Bieksa trade a few days later. The Canucks have only $2,745,834 available in cap space. Had they traded Miller, they could at least ...

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  9. Canucks fans boo GM over Miller non-tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | CBS Sports

    ... be even more hard-pressed to do so next season after trading away players such as Lack and veteran defenseman Kevin Bieksa as the Canucks try to get younger. The long-term planning for the team is underway, though. Knowing that Daniel Sedin and ...

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  10. The Offseason So Far...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | Nucks Misconduct

    ... tle more rational on that one after a while, as the return is OK for a 34 year old on an expiring contract. But Kevin Bieksa was so much more than that here. He

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  11. Linden says controversial trades will make Canucks younger, deeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | CBC News

    ... been busy this off-season. Since the start of free agency on July 1, the team has moved big name players Kevin Bieksa, Eddie Lack and Zack Kassian. "When you think about when we came in last year with the situation we inherited, we had a specific ...

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  12. Vancouver Canucks By The Numbers: No. 3 - Kevin BieksaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | The Canuck Way

    Mar 26, 2015; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Vancouver Canucks defenseman Kevin Bieksa skates with the puck against the Colorado Avalanche during the third period at Rogers Arena. The Colorado Avalanche won 4-1.

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  13. Battle of Alberta, restraint among winners, Canucks losers on free-agency dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Weyburn This Week

    ... on by GM Jim Benning. Getting Brandon Prust for Zack Kassian and a fifth-rounder is a downgrade, and replacing Kevin Bieksa with Matt Bartkowski doesn't make them better. Unable to get a top-six winger, the Senators also lost a nice player in Erik ...

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  14. The Wayback Machine: 10 Minutes In HeavenRead the original story

    Monday Jul 6 | Stanley Cup of Chowder

    ... heights, the gods smile. 06:06: Rich Peverley picks up the puck in the neutral zone and arrows to centre. As Kevin Bieksa reaches to poke the puck off his stick, the gods whisper "drop pass". And he throws one without looking, somehow knowing Milan ...

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  15. Minor hockey player leads awareness campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... tool for him. So that was how I got involved, because I heard about (former Vancouver Canucks defenceman) Kevin Bieksa losing his best friend (former Canucks forward) Rick Rypien (to suicide) and I wanted to make sure no one felt like I did that ...

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  16. Minor hockey player leads awareness campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Kelowna Capital News

    ... tool for him. So that was how I got involved, because I heard about (former Vancouver Canucks defenceman) Kevin Bieksa losing his best friend (former Canucks forward) Rick Rypien (to suicide) and I wanted to make sure no one felt like I did that ...

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  17. Ducks sign new D Kevin Bieksa to 2-year extension thru 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Erie Times News

    In this May 18, 2011, file photo, Vancouver Canucks' Kevin Bieksa celebrates his goal against the San Jose Sharks with teammate Ryan Kesler during the second period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Anaheim Ducks announced Tuesday, June 30, 2015, they have acquired veteran defenseman Bieksa from the Canucks for a second-round pick in the 2016 draft.

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  18. Canucks make sweeping front-office changes, firing Gilman, Henning, CrawfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Brandon Sun

    ... GM Jim Benning have used the word "transition" to describe the Canucks in many aspects. Trading defenceman Kevin Bieksa to the Anaheim Ducks for a second-round pick and other roster moves this off-season have exemplified that strategy. The Gillis ...

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  19. Battle of Alberta, restraint among winners, Canucks losers on free-agency dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Brandon Sun

    ... on by GM Jim Benning. Getting Brandon Prust for Zack Kassian and a fifth-rounder is a downgrade, and replacing Kevin Bieksa with Matt Bartkowski doesn't make them better. Unable to get a top-six winger, the Senators also lost a nice player in Erik ...

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  20. Canucks trade Zack Kassian to Canadiens for PrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | USA Today

    ... eason. The 26-year-old remains on the Canucks' blue line, which is expected to be younger after the club traded Kevin Bieksa to Anaheim. Weber has 63 points in 229 games with the Canucks and Canadiens.

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