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Buffalo Sabres forward Jason Pominville (29) and Vancouver Canucks forward Bo Horvat (53) battle for position during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Buffalo N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Canucks Report: Not a November to remember

Vancouver stumbles to 3-8-3 monthly record

Buffalo Sabres forward Jason Pominville (29) and Vancouver Canucks forward Bo Horvat (53) battle for position during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Buffalo N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
Vancouver Canucks’ Troy Stecher, right, is tripped by Vegas Golden Knights’ Daniel Carr during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Thursday November 29, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Pacioretty scores 2 as Golden Knights nip Canucks 4-3

Vancouver has just one win in last 11 games

Vancouver Canucks’ Troy Stecher, right, is tripped by Vegas Golden Knights’ Daniel Carr during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Thursday November 29, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Los Angeles Kings’ Alex Iafallo (19) loses control of the puck as he attempts a shot on Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom (25), of Sweden, while Chris Tanev, back, defends during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Tuesday November 27, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Brown scores in OT as Kings beat Canucks 2-1

Vancouver battles back late to pick up single point

Los Angeles Kings’ Alex Iafallo (19) loses control of the puck as he attempts a shot on Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom (25), of Sweden, while Chris Tanev, back, defends during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Tuesday November 27, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks’ Adam Gaudette, centre, celebrates his goal with teammates as Los Angeles Kings’ Drew Doughty skates near them during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Pettersson lifts Canucks to 4-2 win over Kings

Vancouver snaps 8-game winless skid

Vancouver Canucks’ Adam Gaudette, centre, celebrates his goal with teammates as Los Angeles Kings’ Drew Doughty skates near them during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
San Jose Sharks’ Joe Thornton (19) shoots the puck during the first period of the team’s NHL hockey game against the Vancouver Canucks in San Jose, Calif., Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)

Canucks see winless skid hit 8 after 4-0 loss to Sharks

San Jose’s Joe Thornton passes another big milestone in victory

San Jose Sharks’ Joe Thornton (19) shoots the puck during the first period of the team’s NHL hockey game against the Vancouver Canucks in San Jose, Calif., Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)
Vancouver Canucks’ Elias Pettersson, centre, of Sweden, moves the puck past Anaheim Ducks’ Ondrej Kase, of the Czech Republic, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Getzlaf lifts Ducks to 4-3 win over skidding Canucks

Vancouver now winless since Nov. 8

Vancouver Canucks’ Elias Pettersson, centre, of Sweden, moves the puck past Anaheim Ducks’ Ondrej Kase, of the Czech Republic, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Winnipeg Jets’ Adam Lowry, right, crashes into Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Monday November 19, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Laine scores 3 as Jets double Canucks 6-3

Injury-riddled Vancouver side drops sixth in a row

Winnipeg Jets’ Adam Lowry, right, crashes into Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom, of Sweden, during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Monday November 19, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
A shot goes wide of Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price and stays out of the net during second period NHL hockey action against the Vancouver Canucks, in Vancouver on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Price makes 36 saves as Habs edge Canucks 3-2

Late goal lifts Montreal past Vancouver

A shot goes wide of Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price and stays out of the net during second period NHL hockey action against the Vancouver Canucks, in Vancouver on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Minnesota Wild centre Charlie Coyle (3) scores a goal on Vancouver Canucks goalie Richard Bachman (25) during the first period of a NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)

Road-weary Canucks thumped 6-2 by Wild

Vancouver hosts the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday

Minnesota Wild centre Charlie Coyle (3) scores a goal on Vancouver Canucks goalie Richard Bachman (25) during the first period of a NHL hockey game Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)
Vancouver Canucks center Tim Schaller (59) is knocked down by New York Islanders’ Scott Mayfield (24) as Brock Nelson (29) watches during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Kuhnhackl scores 2 odd goals as Isles dump Canucks 5-2

Vancouver drops second game in two nights

Vancouver Canucks center Tim Schaller (59) is knocked down by New York Islanders’ Scott Mayfield (24) as Brock Nelson (29) watches during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Vancouver Canucks goaltender Jacob Markstrom (25) stops a shot on the goal by New York Rangers’ Filip Chytil (72) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Surging Rangers beat visiting Canucks 2-1

Goalie Lundqvist ties Plante on all-time wins list

Vancouver Canucks goaltender Jacob Markstrom (25) stops a shot on the goal by New York Rangers’ Filip Chytil (72) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
Buffalo Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian (4) and Vancouver Canucks forward Elias Pettersson (40) battle for position during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Buffalo N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)

Sabres rally late for 4-3 shootout win over Canucks

Vancouver still an impressive 4-0-2 in last six games

Buffalo Sabres defenseman Zach Bogosian (4) and Vancouver Canucks forward Elias Pettersson (40) battle for position during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in Buffalo N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
Vancouver Canucks players on the bench reach out to defenseman Ben Hutton (27) to celebrate his goal during the second period of the team’s NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Horvat has 4 points as Canucks thump Bruins 8-5

Vancouver continues surprising run with win in Boston

Vancouver Canucks players on the bench reach out to defenseman Ben Hutton (27) to celebrate his goal during the second period of the team’s NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Vancouver Canucks left wing Darren Archibald (49) drives on Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard (35) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Larkin’s shootout winner lifts Wings past Canucks 3-2

Rookie sensation Elias Pettersson scores 10th for Vancouver

Vancouver Canucks left wing Darren Archibald (49) drives on Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard (35) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)
Vancouver Canucks’ Brock Boeser, from left, Elias Pettersson, of Sweden, and Derrick Pouliot celebrate Pouliot’s winning goal against the Colorado Avalanche during overtime NHL hockey action in Vancouver, on Friday November 2, 2018. With the Canucks in rebuild mode, fan expectations were low heading into hockey season. But 15 games in, the Canucks (9-6-0) were second in the Pacific Division on Monday and riding a three-game win streak, thanks in large part to the team’s young stars. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press)
Vancouver Canucks’ Brock Boeser, from left, Elias Pettersson, of Sweden, and Derrick Pouliot celebrate Pouliot’s winning goal against the Colorado Avalanche during overtime NHL hockey action in Vancouver, on Friday November 2, 2018. With the Canucks in rebuild mode, fan expectations were low heading into hockey season. But 15 games in, the Canucks (9-6-0) were second in the Pacific Division on Monday and riding a three-game win streak, thanks in large part to the team’s young stars. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press)
Vancouver Canucks’ Brock Boeser, left, and Elias Pettersson, of Sweden, celebrate Boeser’s goal against the Colorado Avalanche during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver on Friday November 2, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Freshman phenom: Pettersson has 5 points as Canucks beat Avs 7-6 in OT

Boeser adds 2 goals as Vancouver wins a thriller

Vancouver Canucks’ Brock Boeser, left, and Elias Pettersson, of Sweden, celebrate Boeser’s goal against the Colorado Avalanche during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver on Friday November 2, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Vancouver Canucks right wing Jake Virtanen (18) celebrates his goal with teammate Bo Horvat (53) during second period NHL hockey action against the Minnesota Wild in Vancouver, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Canucks Report: Vancouver finishes October atop Pacific Division

Rookie sensation Pettersson produces 10 points in 8 games

Vancouver Canucks right wing Jake Virtanen (18) celebrates his goal with teammate Bo Horvat (53) during second period NHL hockey action against the Minnesota Wild in Vancouver, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Minnesota Wild defenceman Ryan Suter (20) fights for control of the puck with Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson (40) during second period NHL hockey action in Vancouver, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Elias Pettersson scores 2, Canucks thump Wild 5-2

WATCH: Rookie leads Vancouver past Minnesota

Minnesota Wild defenceman Ryan Suter (20) fights for control of the puck with Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson (40) during second period NHL hockey action in Vancouver, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Pittsburgh Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin, back centre, of Russia, is roughed up by Vancouver Canucks’ Erik Gudbranson (44) as Brandon Sutter tries to pull him away from the scrum during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday October 27, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Malkin has 3 points as Penguins blank Canucks 5-0

Crosby adds pair of goals for Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin, back centre, of Russia, is roughed up by Vancouver Canucks’ Erik Gudbranson (44) as Brandon Sutter tries to pull him away from the scrum during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, on Saturday October 27, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Arizona Coyotes left wing Lawson Crouse (67) and Vancouver Canucks left wing Antoine Roussel (26) battle in the second period during an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Coyotes score 3 in final period to dump Canucks 4-1

WATCH: Injury-riddled Vancouver squad without several key players

Arizona Coyotes left wing Lawson Crouse (67) and Vancouver Canucks left wing Antoine Roussel (26) battle in the second period during an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 25, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)