Eddie Lack RUMORS & NEWS

  • Canucks deal Lack to Hurricanes for draft picks

    Sportsnet "Eddie Lack is on his way to Carolina as part of a shakeup in the Hurricanes crease. The Vancouver Canucks are sending the 27-year-old goaltender to the Hurricanes in exchange for a third-round pick in Saturday’s draft and a seventh-rounder next year, according to two sources." June 27

  • Benning knows he 'could get criticized' for trading fan favorite Eddie Lack

    Pro Hockey Talk "With the petition to “Keep Eddie Lack!” approaching 1,500 signatures, Canucks GM Jim Benning knows he could be in for some abuse. If Lack is traded, there will be a lot of angry fans in Vancouver, a market that’s already had to say good-bye to Roberto Luongo and Cory Schneider in the last..." June 25

  • Report: Canucks have received multiple offers for Eddie Lack

    Puck Drunk Love "The Vancouver Canucks have been shopping Eddie Lack and they’re reportedly already received multiple offers for the goaltender. There are a few other notable goalies on the market (Cam Talbot and Robin Lehner, for instance), but it looks like Lack has drawn the interest of several teams. It has..." June 25

  • Eddie Lack and the Dallas Stars Could Use Each Other

    Defending Big D "The NHL draft is this week, and there are are bound to be some eye-popping things happening either before or during the proceedings. Some teams have extra picks to use as leverage, and other teams have position logjams that make the draft an ideal place to make a trade that also replenishes their..." June 23

  • Benning fielding serious calls about the Canucks' young goalies

    Vancouver Province "Now hear this: Jacob Markstrom is ready to be an NHL goalie. That’s the marketing drum the Vancouver Canucks have been banging for months, and for good reason. The restricted free agent’s stock has never been higher after an impressive AHL season and advancing to the Calder Cup final. His..." June 20

  • Canucks to re-sign or trade Lack

    Sportsnet "A lack of drama in Vancouver net? No way Anyone else excited for the draft? Canucks general manager Jim Benning told the Vancouver Province Tuesday that the Canucks will make a decision on its goaltending situation before the June 26. If Eddie Lack, stellar in relief of Ryan Miller this..." May 14

  • With Miller reportedly out 4-6 weeks, Canucks ‘confident’ in Lack

    Pro Hockey Talk "With Ryan Miller reportedly out 4-6 weeks due to a lower-body injury suffered Sunday on Long Island, Canucks GM Jim Benning addressed reporters today ahead of tomorrow’s game in Boston. Benning was vague on Miller’s prognosis, saying more evaluation was needed before a timeline for return could..." February 23

  • Canucks will stick with goalie Eddie Lack

    Vancouver Sun "“I wear a mask. And that mask, it’s not to hide who I am, but to create what I am.” — Batman VANCOUVER - What Eddie Lack is now is the Vancouver Canucks’ new No. 1 goalie and when your resumé includes only 29 National Hockey League games that brings with it some added pressure. Canucks coach..." March 12

  • Lack backstops Canucks to 2-1 victory over Jets after Luongo leaves game

    Vancouver Province "Somebody joked that Roberto Luongo pulled himself from the crease Sunday so he could make his flight with a four-day Christmas break from the practice rink awaiting the exhausted Vancouver Canucks, who have played four games in six days and six games in the last 10 days. Some joke. There was..." December 23

  • Lack sporting multi-million dollar smile after contract extension with Canucks

    Vancouver Sun "It wasn’t just Eddie Lack’s solid start to his first National Hockey League season that persuaded the Vancouver Canucks to sign him to a two-year contract extension. There was also the fact that Lack would have become a Group 6 unrestricted free agent next summer if had he not played a total of..." November 18

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    Canucks have re-signed backup goalie Eddie Lack to 2-yr deal. He won his NHL debut vs Flames on Oct 6 and is 2-2-0 with .911 SP this season.

  • Canucks' Lack wins his first NHL start, 5-4 over Flames

    Vancouver Province "In giving Eddie Lack his first NHL start John Tortorella said the decision had something to do with learning about his backup goalie and something to do with learning about his team. Lack as it turned out was the least of the Canucks' problems on Sunday night. As for the other half of..." October 07

  • Canucks to start rookie Lack against Flames

    TSN "Eddie Lack will make his first NHL start tonight when the Vancouver Canucks visit the Flames for Calgary's home opener. The Canucks announced the news on their Twitter feed on Sunday afternoon. Vancouver is in a back-to-back game situation where Roberto Luongo backstopped the squad to a 6-2..." October 06

  • Sharks shell-Lack Canucks' backup in 5-0 pre-season win

    Vancouver Sun "Having watched reporters’ daily feeding frenzy around the locker stall of teammate Roberto Luongo rookie goaltender Eddie Lack joked Tuesday that he is biologically equipped to handle that kind of blistering glare. “I’m an only child so I’m used to getting a lot of attention” the Vancouver..." September 25

  • Eddie Lack hip to the idea of sitting behind Luongo

    Vancouver Province "Eddie Lack begins his chase of an NHL job as a No. 3 goalie on the Canucks prospects team. In fact Lack won’t be seeing any action in the tournament this week and will be watching a lot of Joacim Eriksson the Swedish goalie the Canucks signed in June to be his competition. Lack said at..." September 05

  • Will Eddie Lack Or Joacim Eriksson Backup Roberto Luongo?

    The Canuck Way "The Vancouver Canucks lineup for this upcoming is more or less set despite the promise of a ‘reset’ from general manager Mike Gillis. The lineup appears to breakdown as: Sedin – Sedin – Kassian Booth – Kesler – Burrows Higgins – Schroeder – Hansen Sestito – Richardson –..." August 31

  • Canucks’ goalie Lack stronger, better

    Sportsnet "In describing his humorous exploits on Twitter The Vancouver Sun believes Eddie Lack 25 seems to be a throwback to the day when goalies were goofy and flaky and free-spirited. His smile is infectious. Assuming he wins the Canucks’ backup job ahead of fellow Swede Joacim Eriksson Lack seems..." August 28