24-6-2005 Thatcher Bell frustrated
Vancouver Canucks center Thatcher Bell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Thatcher Bell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


24-6-2005 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2005 Mike Brown agrees on a contract.
Mike Brown has signed a $400 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Vancouver Canucks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

22-6-2005 Zenith Komarniski agrees on a contract.
Zenith Komarniski has signed a $390 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Vancouver Canucks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

22-6-2005 David Ytfeldt agrees on a contract.
David Ytfeldt has signed a $295 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Vancouver Canucks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

23-6-2005 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Roberto Luongo (Vancouver Canucks) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Drake Berehowsky (Vancouver Canucks) UFA
-Peter Schaefer (Vancouver Canucks) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jiri Dopita (Manitoba Moose) UFA
-Pavel Duma (Manitoba Moose) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jon Lalande (Manitoba Moose) UFA


23-6-2005 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Sergei Chibisov(pro)
-Jose Rondeau(farm)
-Lorenzo Bolero(farm)


21-6-2005 Justin Cox agrees on a contract.
Justin Cox has signed a $410 000 per year, 2 year deal with the Vancouver Canucks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Canada, Justin Cox was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 6th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 33 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 1 assists along with 28 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


21-6-2005 Justin Morrison agrees on a contract.
Justin Morrison has signed a $325 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Vancouver Canucks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

21-6-2005 Tim Branham agrees on a contract.
Tim Branham has signed a $370 000 per year, 1 year deal with the Vancouver Canucks. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

20-6-2005 Board decreases player budget for next season
The board of owners has decreased player budget for next season with $5 000 000 because of your poor financial record.

20-6-2005 Board loans money
The board of owners has loaned $14 900 188$ for the team to balance the team funds.

20-6-2005 Bryan Morgado retires
Manitoba Moose staff member Bryan Morgado has announced his retirement due to non-hockey related reasons.

Eastside Hockey Manager