NHL Rumors I: Vancouver Canucks – GM Search, Tortorella Wanted a Burrows Buyout and Ignored Green

  • Vancouver Canucks: Trevor Linden: “The GM search process has been full-on for the last 10 days.”
  • Vancouver Canucks: Linden added that they are looking for a GM who is a “talent evaluator.”
  • Hope Smoke: Darren Dreger: “I think most of us to expect the Canucks to hire their GM in days ahead now that the Bruins have been eliminated”
  • Gary Mason: Reports that former Canucks coach John Tortorella wanted the team to buy out Alex Burrows.
  • Gary Mason: Also hearing that John Tortorella didn’t have one conversation with their AHL coach Travis Green all season.


  1. Ryan

    05/16/2014 at 9:59 am

    Torterella should go to the OHL and coach, also I agree, burrows should be bought out, then trade Edler, sedins, and kesler for 10 top notch prospets

  2. Douglas

    05/16/2014 at 11:15 am

    I wouldn’t touch the Canucks GM position with a 10 foot pole. Nothing but heartache on the way.

  3. Canucks fan

    05/16/2014 at 12:07 pm

    What a joke; how can you not speak to your AHL coach ALL SEASON !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!