Those Canucks Are Good S*** Talkers
I guess when you’re up 2-0 in a series and on the verge of taking a 3-0 lead in a best of seven, you’re going to find yourself being pretty loose. Jump ahead to the 25 second mark of the video to see how the Canucks talked ish to the Blues in the middle of a skirmish. Let’s role the tape:
Video via Deadspin. Yes, that was two Canucks players telling a Blues player, David Backes, to say hit to his wife for them. Like I said, I guess when you’re winning you have a more casual and free attitude. By the way, the Canucks were my sleeper team in the West. I know Detroit and Anaheim look good, but with Luongo in net and the Sedin’s showing up, Vancouver looks pretty strong too.