Blues at Canucks game preview: Whale of a time

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Blues at Canucks game preview: Whale of a time
Blues at Canucks game preview: Whale of a time

The season is just over a month old, but if the Pacific Division keeps going the way they're going now, they'll be the NHL's biggest surprise this year. Everything that was supposed to be at the top (the Sharks) is at the bottom (also the Sharks). San Jose is 4-10-1 to start the season, Edmonton is 10-4-2, and the Vancouver Canucks - who everyone thought would be a little better, but nothing crazy - are in second place with a 9-3-2 record and 20 points. They're 4-0-1 at home and have a goal differential of +19. They're very, very good. The Blues? They're leading the Central Division, are second in the Western Conference, and have won four games in a row. They've also been maddeningly inconsistent

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