Vancouver Canucks have until 5pm Friday to whittle down their roster to 23 players ahead of Saturday’s season opener versus the Anaheim Ducks.
Jordan Schroeder is one of the players who’s been sent back down to the AHL despite a solid training camp.
TEAM1040 has all day coverage from Rogers Arena starting at 11am; faceoff is at 7pm.
Friday morning General Manager Mike Gillis joined Scotty and Company to talk about the upcoming season.
Coach Alain Vigneault was on with Sekeres and Price Friday afternoon just moments after the news of Jordan Schroeder being sent down to the Wolves.
Earlier in the day Vancouver sent eight players back to the AHL Chicago Wolves:
Peter Andersson Defence Chicago AHL
Darren Archibald Left Wing Chicago AHL
Joe Cannata Goaltender Chicago AHL
Kevin Connauton Defence Chicago AHL
Andrew Gordon Right Wing Chicago AHL
Derek Joslin Defence Chicago AHL
Anton Rodin Wing Chicago AHL
Bill Sweatt Left Wing Chicago AHL