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CANUCKS SUPER SKILLS COMPETITION
Fastest skater, one lap
Blue: Kassian (14.590 seconds), Weise (14.037), Raymond (14.133).
White: Ballard (14.582), Schroeder (14.385), Hansen (14.314).
Winner: Weise 14.037
Blue: Barker (88.9 mph/90.0/90.0), Garrison (97.4/100.5/101.8), Luongo (64.3/67.8)
White: Alberts (96.3/97.4/95.4) Edler (97.8/97.3/96.7), Schneider (72.3/75.3/76.4).
Winner: Garrison 101.8 m.p.h.
Shooting accuracy (four targets)
Blue: Barker (4-for-5), Raymond (4-for-4), Kassian (1-for-8).
White: Lapierre (4-for-4), Burrows (4-for-7), D. Sedin (4-for-8).
Winner: Tiebreaker time: Lapierre 8.6 seconds, Raymond 8.8.
White: Higgins-H. Sedin-Hansen
Higgins over Ebbett/H.Sedin over Tanev/Hansen over Volpatti/
White: Schroeder (winner)
Blue: Raymond (0-for-2), Bieksa (0-for-2), Ebbett (0-for-2) vs. Schneider/Volpatti (1-for-2), Hamhuis (1-for-2), Malhotra (0-for-2)/Kassian (0-for-2), Weise (0-for-2).
White: Higgins (0-for-2), Burrows (1-for-2), Ballard (0-for-2) vs. Luongo/Schroeder (1-for-2), D. Sedin (0-for-2), Lapierre (0-for-2)/Edler (0-for-2), H. Sedin (0-for-2).
Overall points: White 14, Blue 9....
Spitballin’ (or Super Pass It To Bulis: All In, if you love adventurous acronymizing) is a feature that allows us to touch on a multitude of things really fast, because in the world of hockey, there are always lots of things to find and colour. Here are a few quick topics.
Chris Tanev ruined a perfectly good glove for nothing
You may remember the Dustin Brown shorthanded goal from the dying seconds in the first period of Game 2 (unless, like Jim Hughson, you never saw it). You’ll recall that, amidst the scramble, Chris Tanev made a valiant, albeit ill-fated, attempt to spell Roberto Luongo and snatch the shot out of the air.
He nearly got it, too. In fact, he would have if his glove were built to do what he was attempting to do with it. Were Tanev wearing a trapper, for instance, this puck stays out. But the...