Hunter Shinkaruk RUMORS & NEWS

  • Canucks Hunter Shinkaruk not complaining about trade talk at NHL Draft

    MetroNews Canada "Hunter Shinkaruk once said he actually liked the media side of hockey. He was asked on Monday if that was still the case, in light of all the speculation that the Vancouver Canucks were reportedly shopping him as part of a package to the Florida Panthers for the first overall pick in last..." July 09

  • Canucks prospect Hunter Shinkaruk hip to team’s future while recovering from surgery

    Vancouver Sun "It's not quite “wait until next year” for the Vancouver Canucks, unless you're elite prospect Hunter Shinkaruk. The 19-year-old left-winger is recovering from major hip surgery and will not be back this season no matter how far the Medicine Hat Tigers, his junior team, advance in the Western..." March 20

  • Canucks prospect Hunter Shinkaruk recovers in the desert sun

    Vancouver Sun "Vancouver Canucks prospect Hunter Shinkaruk lives in Calgary and is still junior property of the WHL’s Medicine Hat Tigers. He's an Albertan through and through but, really, how much Alberta winter can you take when you're recovering from major hip surgery? Not all that much apparently, which..." January 30

  • Canucks to offer comfort to Hunter Shinkaruk after prospect cut from Team Canada

    Vancouver Sun "Assistant general manager Laurence Gilman will have one less Canuck prospect to watch when he heads to the World Junior Hockey Championship in Malmo, Sweden next week. Hunter Shinkaruk, the speedy Medicine Hat Tigers’ winger the Canucks selected late in the first round of this year’s NHL entry..." December 21

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    Bob McKenzie @TSNBobMcKenzie

    VAN's Hunter Shinkaruk is headed back to Medicine Hat of the WHL.

  • Canucks’ lack of depth the only reason Horvat and Shinkaruk still around

    Vancouver Province "The fact two junior eligible player may play for the Canucks opening night says more about Vancouver’s lack of depth than it does Hunter Shinkaruk and Bo Horvat. The pair of rookies have been fine playing all six games in Vancouver’s pre-season. They’re both smart poised and skilled players..." September 28

  • Either Shinkaruk or Horvat likely to get call on opening night

    Vancouver Sun "Just three months ago they were two nervous 18-year-old kids sitting in the stands at the Prudential Center in Newark N.J. wondering when their names would get called at the NHL draft. On Friday afternoon at Rogers Arena Hunter Shinkaruk and Bo Horvat had other thoughts racing through their..." September 27

  • NHL Rumors: Bo Horvat, Hunter Shinkaruk to start year in Vancouver

    CBSSports.com "The Vancouver Canucks had two picks in the first round of the NHL Entry Draft in June. It looks like they chose wisely as Bo Horvat who was selected with the ninth overall pick Vancouver received in exchange for Cory Schneider and Hunter Shinkaruk the No. 24 pick will both start the season with..." September 27

  • Jones finishes in top spot in Craig Button's draft rankings

    TSN.ca "While Halifax Moosehead forwards Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin grabbed the spotlight with their championship-winning performance at the Memorial Cup, TSN Scout Craig Button believes Seth Jones is still the best blue-chipper going into this month's NHL Draft. The Portland Winterhawks..." June 04

  • Hunter Shinkaruk stays positive after 50th goal slipped between the cracks

    Yahoo! Sports "Medicine Hat Tigers winger Hunter Shinkaruk went into his last game of the regular season against the Lethbridge Hurricanes four goals short of 50. This significant deficit made him think it would take a miracle for him to join the 50-goal club as a 17-year-old. "I went into the game with the..." May 05

  • Medicine Hat's Shinkaruk driven to be the best

    NHL.com "As captain for the Medicine Hat Tigers, forward Hunter Shinkaruk doesn't consider himself to be the loudest guy in the locker room. He prefers getting his point across in other ways. "Every day when I come to the rink, I want to make sure I'm the best player in practice … enhancing my game..." May 05

  • Calgary’s Shinkaruk has unfinished business before NHL draft

    Calgary Herald "Hunter Shinkaruk is pretty certain that this summer is going to be the most memorable ones of his life. But long before the hooplah surrounding the 2013 NHL draft in New Jersey which signals the next chapter of one’s hockey career, the first-round prospect is immersed in the current..." May 05

  • Hunter Shinkaruk crowns Regina Pats: Saturday’s 3 Stars

    Yahoo! Sports "No. 1 star: Hunter Shinkaruk, Medicine Hat Tigers (WHL) Him again? Shinkaruk (2G-2A, +2) helped Medicine Hat surmount the Regina Pats 5-4 at home despite the fact the visitors were able to create a grinding pace for long stretches, which is hardly ideal for a skilled player. The potential NHL..." May 05