Canucks' Alberts Battling For Job: Andrew Alberts will compete for one of the final spots on the Canucks' defensive unit, the Vancouver Province reports. (Updated 1/15/13)
No information available at this time (Updated 5/19/13).
The Canucks are expected to carry eight blueliners this season. Andrew Alberts figures to compete with Cam Barker and Jim Vandermeeer for the eighth spot. Even if he nabs the job, Alberts will be deployed in the same depth role that we've seen produce a minimal fantasy impact in past seasons, (Updated 1/15/13).
03/19/2013 01:03 Wild take Northwest lead with victory at Vancouver
Charlie Coyle scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period, Niklas Backstrom made 35 saves and the Minnesota Wild took sole possession of the Northwest Division lead with a 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Monday night.