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2009-10-03 19:18:16

Craig Anderson stopped 35 shots for his eighth career shutout Saturday when the Colorado Avalanche beat Vancouver 3-0. Wojtek Wolski and Paul Stastny each had a goal and an assist and Darcy Tucker scored the other goal for the Avalanche, who opened the season with two straight wins for the first time since the 2001-02 season.

2009-09-02 21:04:58

The Vancouver Canucks have signed goaltender Roberto Luongo to a 12-year contract extension through the 2021-22 season. Luongo, 30, finished 2008-09 with a 33-13-7 record, his fourth consecutive season with at least 30 wins. He established a franchise single-season shutout record (nine) despite playing in only 54 games.

2009-05-07 23:05:37

Andrew Ladd tipped a shot past Roberto Luongo 2:52 into overtime Thursday, giving the Chicago Blackhawks a series-tying 2-1 victory over Vancouver. The Canucks appeared ready to take a two-game lead in the best-of-seven Western Conference semifinals, having ridden a shutout effort by Luongo deep into the third period. Chicago tied the game, however, on Martin Havlat's goal with 2:44 to play in regulation and Blackhawks goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin kept his team alive with a series of...

2009-05-02 23:32:02

Patrick Sharp and Dave Bolland both scored twice Saturday, leading Chicago to a 6-3 win over Vancouver in Game 2 of their Western Conference playoff series. Sharp scored both his goals in the second period.

2009-04-29 20:49:10

The second round of the NHL playoffs opens Thursday with the Vancouver Canucks hosting the Chicago Blackhawks. Vancouver has not played since April 21 when the Canucks finished a four-game sweep of the St. Louis Blues.

2009-04-22 00:16:29

The Vancouver Canucks advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs Tuesday by beating the St.

2009-04-19 21:26:00

Daniel Sedin, Mattias Ohlund and Steve Bernier scored Sunday for Vancouver, which took a three-game lead over St. Louis in the playoffs, edging the Blues 3-2. The Canucks will try to sweep the best-of-seven series and move on to the Western Conference semifinals in Game 4 Tuesday in St.

2009-04-17 23:50:14

Roberto Luongo recorded his first NHL career playoff shutout Friday, carrying the Vancouver Canucks to a 3-0 victory over St. Louis. The Canucks took a 2-0 lead in the opening-round series, which resumes Sunday in St.

2009-04-15 23:53:01

Roberto Luongo won a goaltending duel with Chris Mason Wednesday and carried Vancouver to a 2-1 win over St. Louis to open their playoff series. Vancouver has suffered just one home loss in regulation since Jan.

2009-04-13 12:37:47

Vancouver goaltender Roberto Luongo, who had two shutouts last week, is the NHL's No. 1 star of the week, the league said Monday. The NHL selects three stars of the week each Monday. In addition to Luongo, the league honored St.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.