Christopher Tanev RUMORS & NEWS

  • Two fewer defensemen means Canucks less likely to trade Tanev

    Pro Hockey Talk "Three months ago, Jim Benning might’ve considered trading defenseman Chris Tanev. But after the Vancouver Canucks lost Nikita Tryamkin to the KHL and Luca Sbisa in the expansion draft, their general manager no longer enjoys the depth on defense that he used to trumpet. “I’m going to look at..." June 22

  • Vancouver’s Tanev Would Be Costly In Trade

    Pro Hockey Rumors "With the rebuilding progress underway in Vancouver, there are many rumors the Canucks may be looking to trade off their two veteran defensemen, Alexander Edler and Chris Tanev for prospects and draft picks. While Edler has a no-trade clause and would have to be a willing participant in any deal..." June 04

  • Could Benning dangle Tanev as trade bait for third-overall pick?

    The Province "Dallas should have interest in Chris Tanev In snooker, it’s not the shot you make, it’s the one you leave. The Vancouver Canucks have a shot at the third-overall selection in the 2017 NHL Draft which the Dallas Stars are dangling. So do many others. The Stars need an established top-four,..." June 03