Ben Kuzma: Elias Pettersson receives birthday gift of admiration from NHL peers

DETROIT, MICHIGAN – NOVEMBER 06: Elias Pettersson #40 of the Vancouver Canucks celebrates his first-period goal with teammates against the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena on November 06, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. Gregory Shamus / Getty Images Canucks’ rookie saluted by former junior linemate Andersson and countrymen Lundqvist and Zibanejad NEW YORK — …

Trudeau visits Vimy ahead of world leaders gathering for Paris peace forum

Leaders will mark Armistice Day with French President Emmanuel Macron, who will also host a peace forum. VIMY RIDGE, France — The iconic monument at Vimy Ridge served Saturday as a reminder of Canadians’ wartime sacrifice, as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made another visit to the memorial one day before the world marks 100 years …

Canucks Game Day: Horvat and crew aim to keep Sabre-rattling on rugged road

Rasmus Dahlin of the Buffalo Sabres is looking forward to seeing how well Elias Pettersson is playing for the Vancouver Canucks today. Kevin Hoffman / Getty Images Files “It’s good because everybody is bringing offence and everyone feels good about that and is gaining confidence,” said Elias Pettersson. “I had some chances (in Boston), but …

Canucks Game Day: Pettersson's potential, Nilsson's injury, another Granlund

Brock Boeser and Elias Pettersson need to bring pop back to power play. DARRYL DYCK / CANADIAN PRESS FILES BEN KUZMA’S CANUCKS GAME DAY Minnesota Wild at Vancouver Canucks Monday, 7 p.m., Rogers Arena, Sportsnet Pacific, Sportsnet 650 Vancouver Canucks’ Elias Pettersson, of Sweden, skates during the third period of an NHL hockey game against …