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Abbotsford’s Devante Stephens checks Colorado’s Kiefer Sherwood during AHL action on Sunday (Feb. 20). (Colorado Eagles photo)

Abbotsford Canucks win two of three on road trip

Win streak ends at six in Colorado, Canucks return home for games on Friday and Sunday

Abbotsford’s Devante Stephens checks Colorado’s Kiefer Sherwood during AHL action on Sunday (Feb. 20). (Colorado Eagles photo)
Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen will make his next court appearance in his sexual assault case on March 2. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen’s sexual assault case will be tried by judge and jury

First court appearance sees judge grant request by lawyer, next appearance set for March 2

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen will make his next court appearance in his sexual assault case on March 2. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Canucks players Phil Di Giuseppe (left) and Nic Petan celebrate a goal against Bakersfield. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks win fifth straight game

Abbotsford defeats Bakersfield 5-2, scary incident for Jack Rathbone

Canucks players Phil Di Giuseppe (left) and Nic Petan celebrate a goal against Bakersfield. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Abbotsford’s Jack Rathbone (left) has been named the AHL’s player of the week. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford’s Jack Rathbone named AHL player of the week

Canucks defenceman becomes first player in franchise history to earn honour

Abbotsford’s Jack Rathbone (left) has been named the AHL’s player of the week. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s John Stevens and Chase Wouters celebrate a goal on Saturday (Feb. 12). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks extend win streak to four

Canucks down Manitoba Moose 5-2 on Saturday, unbeaten in four games

Abbotsford’s John Stevens and Chase Wouters celebrate a goal on Saturday (Feb. 12). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s Spencer Martin makes a save during the Canucks 5-0 win over the Tucson Roadrunners on Wednesday (Feb. 10). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks blank Tucson Roadrunners

Spencer Martin records second shutout, Canucks now 2-0 in green jerseys on home ice

Abbotsford’s Spencer Martin makes a save during the Canucks 5-0 win over the Tucson Roadrunners on Wednesday (Feb. 10). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Abbotsford’s Nic Petan celebrates a goal with teammates during the Canucks 8-5 win over the Tucson Roadrunners on Monday (Feb. 7). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Green equals goals for the Abbotsford Canucks on Monday

Abbotsford defeats Tucson 8-5 in franchise’s biggest offensive output ever

Abbotsford’s Nic Petan celebrates a goal with teammates during the Canucks 8-5 win over the Tucson Roadrunners on Monday (Feb. 7). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Abbotsford’s Sheldon Dries throws a punch at Stockton’s Byron Froese during a scrum at Friday’s (Feb. 4) game. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Stockton Heat earn sweep in Abbotsford

Canucks fall on Thursday and Friday to Abbotsford Centre’s former tenant

Abbotsford’s Sheldon Dries throws a punch at Stockton’s Byron Froese during a scrum at Friday’s (Feb. 4) game. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
The Stockton Heat blew the top of the Abbotsford Centre on Thursday (Feb. 3) with a 7-3 win over the Abbotsford Canucks. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Heat return to Abbotsford with 7-3 win over Canucks

Teams battle again on Friday night for Agriculture Night

The Stockton Heat blew the top of the Abbotsford Centre on Thursday (Feb. 3) with a 7-3 win over the Abbotsford Canucks. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
The Abbotsford Canucks will be wearing green at home for the remainder of the regular season.

Abbotsford Canucks move to wearing green at home

AHL team will switch from white to green starting on Feb. 7 as per AHL rule

The Abbotsford Canucks will be wearing green at home for the remainder of the regular season.
Arturs Silovs and the Abbotsford Canucks went 1-1 over the weekend in Winnipeg. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks earn split in Manitoba

Canucks win streak ends at four, welcome the Stockton Heat on Thursday and Friday

Arturs Silovs and the Abbotsford Canucks went 1-1 over the weekend in Winnipeg. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Castle Fun Park is hoping to re-open later this year. (File photo)

VIDEO: Abbotsford’s Castle Fun Park begins rebuilding after flooding

Owners share footage from inside damaged building, announce potential re-opening date

Castle Fun Park is hoping to re-open later this year. (File photo)
The Abbotsford Canucks have averaged 3,939 fans per game this season.

City of Abbotsford unlikely to receive revenue sharing from Canucks this season

Threshold of 5,000 tickets sold per game nearly impossible due to COVID-19 capacity restrictions

The Abbotsford Canucks have averaged 3,939 fans per game this season.
Abbotsford's Jake Virtanen has been charged with sexual assault. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

Ex-Vancouver Canuck Jake Virtanen charged with sexual assault

Abbotsford hockey player charged in relation to incident on Sept. 26, 2017

Abbotsford's Jake Virtanen has been charged with sexual assault. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)
Abbotsford Canucks players Yushiroh Hirano and Joe Murdaca emerged as stars over the weekend after two wins over the San Diego Gulls. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks sweep San Diego on home stand

Recent signee Joe Murdaca records two wins, Yushiroh Hirano adds two goals

Abbotsford Canucks players Yushiroh Hirano and Joe Murdaca emerged as stars over the weekend after two wins over the San Diego Gulls. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford Canucks players congratulate recent call-up goalie Joe Murdaca after earning his first-ever AHL win on Saturday (Jan. 22). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks ride call-up goalie to 5-3 win

Joe Murdaca makes 13 saves to win first-ever AHL start on Saturday

Abbotsford Canucks players congratulate recent call-up goalie Joe Murdaca after earning his first-ever AHL win on Saturday (Jan. 22). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s John Stevens chases down a Reign player during AHL action on Monday (Jan. 17). (Ontario Reign photo)

Abbotsford Canucks down Ontario Reign 2-1 in shootout

Canucks go 2-1 on California trip, return home for games on Saturday and Sunday

Abbotsford’s John Stevens chases down a Reign player during AHL action on Monday (Jan. 17). (Ontario Reign photo)
The Abbotsford Canucks have signed goalie Joe Murdaca and defenceman Matt Murphy to PTO agreements. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks sign pair of players

AHL team adds goalie Joe Murdaca and defenceman Matt Murphy to PTO agreements

The Abbotsford Canucks have signed goalie Joe Murdaca and defenceman Matt Murphy to PTO agreements. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Canucks defenceman Jack Rathbone recorded two points and was one of the better players tonight for Abbotsford. (San Diego Gulls photo)

Abbotsford Canucks fall 4-3 in San Diego

Gulls, Canucks split two-game set, DiPietro not in lineup for Abbotsford

Canucks defenceman Jack Rathbone recorded two points and was one of the better players tonight for Abbotsford. (San Diego Gulls photo)
Abbotsford’s Michael DiPietro, shown here in the team’s home opener, had one of his best performances of the season on Friday (Jan. 14). He made 23 saves to earn a 5-1 win over the San Diego Gulls. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

DiPietro backstops Abbotsford Canucks to 5-1 win

Goalie makes 23 saves in first win since Nov. 30, Canucks get goals from five different players

Abbotsford’s Michael DiPietro, shown here in the team’s home opener, had one of his best performances of the season on Friday (Jan. 14). He made 23 saves to earn a 5-1 win over the San Diego Gulls. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)