Posts tagged "vancouver canucks"

The Search Is On (Again)

The Search Is On (Again)
Well the Chicago Wolves are again on the hunt for a new head coach behind their bench this upcoming season. The Wolves former “boss” Craig MacTavish took an executive position with his former team the Edmonton Oilers. General Manager Wendell Young is now searching for the organization’s 4th coach since they won the Calder Cup... Read more »

Climie Continues to Impress

Climie Continues to Impress
Goalie depth is something that every NHL team is looking for and sometimes is a hard commodity to come by. With the Vancouver Canucks they seem to be solidifying that position and may have a few options in the near future. Matt Climie who signed (at the beginning of the season) a one year deal... Read more »

Chicago Wolves Grade Breakdown

Chicago Wolves Grade Breakdown
13 games in the books, the Wolves sit with a 6-5 record with 2 shootout losses and 14 points, good for 4th place in the Midwest Division. The Wolves started off slow and many fans were struggling with the process of the transition. That looks to be well and gone as they now have a... Read more »
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Goaltending a Commodity in Chicago

Goaltending a Commodity in Chicago
The likes of Wendell Young, Ondrej Pavalec, and Norm Miracle have downed the Wolves sweater and took their place between the pipes on game days. All of those names mentions were excellent goalies for the Wolves but neither had another goalie that was as successful. This year it’s different, as Eddie Lack and Matt Climie... Read more »

A True Center Arrives in Chicago

A True Center Arrives in Chicago
With the Wolves bringing in John Madden to try and solidify the center position the team had been lacking, the Vancouver Canucks did one better when Madden didn’t come to terms on a contract. Last night General Manager of the Vancouver Canucks Mike Gillis made a trade with the Florida Panthers. The trade details are... Read more »

Lack Backs First Win

Lack Backs First Win
I guess Eddie Lack didn’t want to go to the shootout again as he backstopped the Wolves to a 2-0 win on Friday night. With another week of practice under their belt and a few more players assigned, the Wolves looked like a team that was looking for a fresh start. Sure enough against the... Read more »
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Inside Look: Matt Climie's Mask

Inside Look: Matt Climie's Mask
A lot of goalies around the sport of hockey want to add something creative to the design of their mask. Matt Climie is no exception to that, as he showed off his mask to The Instigator. Climie said he has over 8 masks in his collection dating back from college and professional hockey. Climie went with... Read more »

No Boom for the Wolves Yet

No Boom for the Wolves Yet
The big story that has been reported over the last 24 hours is John Madden signing with the Wolves. Well those reports were premature as he has not signed a contract, and practiced on a waiver today. While there is speculation on whether he will sign; he looked solid in practice and in game shape.... Read more »

Wolves Roster Shaping Up

Wolves Roster Shaping Up
With the Wolves camp officially opening tomorrow the team received roster members from the Vancouver Canucks. After the Thursday game the Canucks reduced the Camp roster by 10 and the details are below on who is coming to the Wolves. Assigned to the Wolves (Vancouver Canucks property) Anton Rodin Taylor Ellington Alex Friesen Prab Rai... Read more »
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3 Questions Heading into the Season

3 Questions Heading into the Season
With the Chicago Wolves season starting in a little over 3 weeks, there are a few questions that will need to be answered this year. Last year was obviously a terrible season for both the team and everybody else involved. But this season looks very different and 3 questions will be answered almost immediately. 1.... Read more »