Thomas Vanek RUMORS & NEWS

  • All Options Still Open For Thomas Vanek

    Pro Hockey Rumors "When the Vancouver Canucks signed Thomas Vanek late into the offseason, most believed it was a move designed for the trade deadline. Vanek could be given ample opportunity on the rebuilding Canucks, and be sold off to the highest bidder like the previous season. Recently though, there have been..." February 07

  • Thomas Vanek goes from cast-off to valuable Canucks trade chip, mentor

    Sportsnet "A long time ago in the Vancouver Canucks’ dressing room, Mike Sillinger emerged showered and dressed and loudly declared to no one in particular: “I can’t wait until tomorrow!” Sure enough, some sucker asked why. And Sillinger beamed in triumph and yelled the punchline: “Because I get better..." January 16

  • Vanek having bigger impact than expected for Canucks

    Sportsnet "There is far more to Thomas Vanek than we expected. Even his passport is more complex and impressive than we knew. Sure, Vanek was born in Vienna and is considered by far the greatest player in Austrian hockey history. But his family and hockey roots are from the Czech Republic, where his..." November 25