It was the cruel final blow on a night that ended badly for the Vancouver Canucks: Chris Tanev’s season is over. The defenceman has likely broken a bone in his foot, coach Travis Green said after the 3-2 shootout loss to the New Jersey Devils. Tanev was hurt early in the first period, blocking a shot on a Devils power play.
#MARCH15 #NJDvsVAN 1st periodTanev hurt on the block here pic.twitter.com/BZHtFuag3R — John Smith (@NJviDs) March 16, 2019 Tanev’s bravery and leadership and commitment is to be admired. But why is he blocking that shot. ... more