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The Rivalry Continues

by Staff Writer / Vancouver Canucks

 The Canucks are moving on from their tough road trip in Calgary and will battle their arch rivals, The Colorado Avalanche tonight for the fourth time this season. Game time is at 7:00 pm at General Motors Place. Both teams are tying to clinch the top spot in the division with the Avalanche currently second behind the Canucks. David Aebischer will start in goal for Colorado, and it is still up in the air as to whether Dan Cloutier will be starting for the Canucks.

Click here for the Pre-Game Audio Clips

Rock 101 with Brother Jake came by to do a broadcast live from General Motors Place this morning with Bryan Allen who has recently recovered from a knee injury, Todd Bertuzzi, and Dave Nonis.
The Canucks had a short practice this morning before The Avalanche had their skate. Cloutier got a skate in this morning at practice along with Sven Butenschon who was recently called up from the Manitoba Moose. Matt Cooke also managed to get on the ice and Marc Crawford talked to the media today about his progress, check out the audio clips.


Audio Clips

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1. Jovanovski is pleased overall with the officiating, but would like to see more calls.

2. Ohlund talks about scoring chances and the success on home ice.

3. Naslund talks about driving the net and playing Colorado tonight.

4. Cloutier got a good skate in today at practice .

5. Marc Crawford comments that Colorado has chemistry and confidence and gives an update on Matt Cooke.

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