Photos: Canucks rip Coyotes in pre-season play at Rogers Arena

 

Winless Vancouver still trying to fit right pieces together to build a contender

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks' left-winger Chris Higgins (right) fights for control of the puck with Phoenix Coyotes' centre Kyle Chipchura during the second period of Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.</div>
 

Vancouver Canucks' left-winger Chris Higgins (right) fights for control of the puck with Phoenix Coyotes' centre Kyle Chipchura during the second period of Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.

Photograph by: Jonathan Hayward, The Canadian Press

 
<div id="page1">Vancouver Canucks' left-winger Chris Higgins (right) fights for control of the puck with Phoenix Coyotes' centre Kyle Chipchura during the second period of Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.</div>
Ryan Kesler of the Vancouver Canucks celebrates teammate Yannick Weber's goal in front of Phoenix Coyotes' goalie Thomas Greiss during the second period of Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Hunter Shinkaruk of the Vancouver Canucks tries to bump Max Domi of the Phoenix Coyotes (right) off the puck during the first period of Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Phoenix Coyotes' defenceman Derek Morris tries to clear Vancouver Canucks centre Ryan Kesler from in front of Phoenix Coyotes' goalie Thomas Greiss during Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Goalie Thomas Greiss of the Phoenix Coyotes makes a save while Jannik Hansen of the Vancouver Canucks battles with Keith Yandle of the Coyotes in front of the net during Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Phoenix Coyotes' right-winger Mikkel Boedker looks at Vancouver Canucks goalie Roberto Luongo after crashing into him during the second period of Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Netminder Roberto Luongo of the Vancouver Canucks surrenders a goal to the Phoenix.Coyotes during Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Vancouver Canucks' defenceman Andrew Alberts (right) pushes Phoenix Coyotes' defenceman Keith Yandle (3) into the boards as Vancouver Canucks' centre Alex Burrows goes looking for the puck during Monday's National Hockey League pre-season action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Netminder Roberto Luongo of the Vancouver Canucks makes a leg save off of Phoenix Coyotes' right-winger Radim Vrbata during the first period of Monday's National Hockey League pre-season action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Defenceman Andrew Alberts of the Vancouver Canucks crunches into Phoenix Coyotes' Dave Moss in Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Henrik Sedin and Brendan Gaunce of the Vancouver Canucks flip pucks to thrilled fans at Rogers Arena on Monday before they battled the Phoenix Coyotes in National Hockey League pre-season action in Vancouver.
Defenceman Andrew Alberts of the Vancouver Canucks (right) crashes into Keith Yandle of the Phoenix Coyotes during Monday's National Hockey League pre-season game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
Jannik Hansen of the Vancouver Canucks battles with the Phoenix Coyotes' David Rundblad during Monday's National Hockey League pre-season action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
The Vancouver Canucks celebrate Jannik Hansen's first-period goal against the Phoenix.Coyotes in Monday's National Hockey League pre-season action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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