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Justin Pooni breaks down the ups, and downs of the hockey season with a daily podcast on the Vancouver Canucks. Recaps, previews, interviews, laughs, and plenty of thoughts and feelings on the topics that unite and divide Nucks Nation — you'll find it all on the Locked On Canucks Podcast. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network. Your team. Every day.

Should the Canucks Actually Re-Sign J.T. Miller?
24 min
Canucks Icons Roberto Luongo, Henrik & Daniel S...
27 min
Greatest Canuck Team: '03 Canucks vs '11 Canucks
30 min
Greatest Canuck Team: '82 Canucks vs '94 Canucks
26 min
Are Henrik & Daniel Sedin First Ballot Hall of ...
22 min
The Canucks New Culture Speaks Volumes
27 min
The Vancouver Canucks Land Andrei Kuzmenko
24 min
What NBA & NFL Teams Are The Canucks Equivalent
25 min
Canucks Have A Ton of Work To Do
24 min
Change is Within the Canucks Organization is In...
29 min
Look-Back at the Canucks 2015 Draft
27 min
Canucks "Country Club" Mentality?
25 min
The Canucks, Best Chance to Break Canada's Cup ...
39 min
What Will The Vancouver Canucks Look Like in 5 ...
21 min
The Style of Play the Canucks Need to Win
22 min
What is the Canucks Cap Number on J.T. Miller?
26 min
No Canucks Fans, You Do Not Have to Cheer for t...
24 min
Vancouver Canucks Player Development Changes
30 min
Bo Horvat vs J.T. Miller: The Contract Wars
28 min
What a J.T. Miller Trade Would Look Like?
24 min
Time For the Canucks Young Stars to Turn into S...
26 min
Henrik & Daniel Sedin: The Greatest Vancouver C...
28 min
What Should the Canucks do in the Draft & Free ...
26 min
How the Lack of a True Rival has Hurt Vancouver...
28 min
How the Vancouver Canucks Off-Season will shape...
27 min
Vancouver Canucks Rumours: J.T. Miller Trade?
32 min
Bruce Boudreau is Back with the Vancouver Canucks
28 min
Looking at the NHL Playoffs from a Vancouver Ca...
26 min
How Andrei Kuzmenko Affects the Vancouver Canucks
30 min
Vancouver Canucks NHL Draft Lottery Recap
26 min
What Should the Vancouver Canucks do with Olive...
27 min
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Trust the Canucks Front Office
26 min
Playoff Predictions from a Canucks Fan Perspective
30 min
Previewing the Off-Season Moves On & Off the ic...
27 min
Canucks Close out their Home Schedule
25 min
What is next for the Vancouver Canucks and J.T....
25 min
Locked On Crossover: Seattle Kraken vs Vancouve...
35 min
Should The Canucks Re-Sign Bruce Boudreau
24 min
Bonus: Reflecting on the legacy of Montreal Can...
9 min
The End of The Vancouver Canucks Playoff Chances?
26 min
Canucks Playoff Lives of Life Support
24 min
Vancouver Canucks Win Streak Ends at Six
25 min
The Canucks Win Sixth Straight
25 min
Next Man Up for the Vancouver Canucks
24 min
Positivity Canucks Fans...Positivity
25 min
Canucks Win Streak Continues
25 min
Don't Diss BO
26 min
The Vancouver Canucks and... PLAYOFFS?
28 min
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A New Era Begins
27 min
Jonesing for a Win | October 29, 2021
Lachlan talks about another disappointing Canucks loss, this time at the hands of the Philadelphia Flyers, and sets up their weekend matchup with the Edmonton Oilers.
25 min
Canucks take a Flyer on Jaro | October 28, 2021
Lachlan sets up the Canucks/Flyers game, the importance of Jaroslav Halak starting games, and how the Canucks' defense will be required to step it up.
24 min
Rough Homecomings and Bright Farewells | Octobe...
Lachlan and Nick talk about the Canucks' uninspiring loss in their home opener vs. Minnesota and the amazing new superhero intro video that aired prior to puck drop, before Nick says his Locked On goodbye.
50 min
A Wild Home Opener | October 26, 2021
Lach and Nick preview the Canucks home opener against Kirill Kaprizov and the Minnesota Wild, the first Canucks home game since March 2020 and some new injury issues affecting Travis Green's lineup.
34 min
First Blood | October 25, 2021
On today's episode, Nick and Lachlan break down the Canucks' win in their first-ever game against the Kraken, discuss Elias Pettersson's start to the season, and go around the Pacific Division to see how it's shaping up early.
37 min
THE CLASH OF CASCADIA | October 22, 2021
Nick and Lachlan break down the Canucks' much needed win over Chicago and set up their first official game against their new rivals, the Seattle Kraken.
43 min
Must-win at The Madhouse | October 21, 2021
On today's episode, Nick and Lachlan get into the must-win game tonight against the struggling Chicago Blackhawks, discuss Vasili Podkolzin potentially getting scratched, and if we should be concerned with Quinn Hughes day to day status.
31 min
Buffa-low Point | October 20, 2021
Nick and Lachlan get into the Canucks crushing loss against the Buffalo Sabres, discuss if it's time to press the panic button, and if head coach Travis Green should be on the hot seat.
39 min
Mightier Than the Sword? | October 19, 2021
Nick and Lachlan preview the Canucks afternoon battle against the Buffalo Sabres, discuss Travis Hamonic's $0 cap hit and how Vancouver's defense has faired through the first three games of the season.
45 min
He's An Angry Elf | October 18, 2021
On today's episode, Nick and Lachlan recap the weekend that was for the Vancouver Canucks. They also get into Filip Zadina's comments on Conor Garland after the game in Detroit.
35 min
Fly with Wings | October 15, 2021
Nick and Lachlan preview the Canucks weekend slate of games against the Flyers and Red Wings.
34 min
Oil Spill | October 14, 2021
Canucks hockey is officially back. Nick and Lachlan talk about the 3-2 loss against the Edmonton Oilers, how the team can fix the powerplay, and Francesco Aquilini's interview on Sportsnet 650. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors!
37 min
LET THE GAMES BEGIN | October 13, 2021
Nick and Lachlan talk about their season expectations for the Canucks, preview their first game against the Oilers and the potential of Rogers Arena being at 100% capacity for their home opener.
41 min
Chiasson The Playoffs | October 12, 2021
On today's episode, Nick and Lachlan break down the now finalized roster for the start of the season for the Vancouver Canucks. They also discuss the end of Olli Juolevi's time with the Canucks, and give their predictions for the NHL as a whole this season.
49 min
Edmon-Ton of Penalties | October 8, 2021
Lachlan and Nick discuss the Canucks' preseason loss to the Oilers, penalties galore, which opening night defensive pairings the Canucks might use and the returns of Elias Pettersson and Quinn Hughes.
38 min
Jonah Gone-Jovich | October 7, 2021
On today's episode, Nick and Lachlan preview tonight's preseason game against the Edmonton Oilers. They also get into a spirited discussion about Jonah Gadjovich being claimed off waivers by San Jose, and who should be the team's assistant captains to start the season.
33 min
A One Sided Cascadia Conflict | October 6, 2021
On today's episode, Nick and Lachlan get into the Canucks 4-0 loss against the Seattle Kraken. Is Vasili Podkolzin officially back? How did the special teams fare? We also get into the experience of being in Rogers Arena for a hockey game with COVID protocols and give our predictions for bounce-back and regression candidates on the Canucks this season.
39 min
Canucks Preseason Grades | October 5, 2021
Nick and Lachlan discuss grading the Canucks work through the first half of the preseason, which players have impressed or underperformed, and a preview of their Tuesday night matchup against the Seattle Kraken.
36 min
The First Cuts Are The Deepest | October 4, 2021
On today's episode, Nick and Lachlan get into the last two preseason games for the Vancouver Canucks. How quickly will Conor Garland become a fan favourite? Does Justin Dowling have a shot at making this team? They also get into Jim Benning's comments in his press availability, and the first round of training camp cuts.
33 min
Lachlan and Nick breakdown Elias Pettersson and Quinn Hughes new contracts with the Canucks and how they'll impact the franchise this season and beyond!
36 min
We Talkin' About Practice | September 30, 2021
Nick and Lachlan get into the latest lines at Canucks practice, and what it means for who could make the team in two weeks' time. They also discuss the latest on the statement in the Pettersson and Hughes deals, and how many starts should Thatcher Demko get this season.
39 min
First Cuts and Top Six Picks | September 29, 2021
Nick and Lachlan discuss how the Travis Hamonic situation could change the Pettersson and Hughes negotiations, which players might among the early training camp cuts and which Canucks forwards will start in Travis Green's top six.
38 min
A Flashy Debut In Abby | September 28, 2021
On today's episode, Lachlan and Nick go over the major talking points from last night's 4-2 win over the Calgary Flames. Has Jack Rathbone done enough to make the team? What about Mikey DiPietro? Plus a good debut for the two former Arizona Coyotes. They also discuss the latest on Travis Hamonic, and what the two power-play units could like once the season starts.
34 min
Canucks Lose But Also Win Against The Kraken In...
On today's episode, Lachlan and Nick go over the Canucks first preseason game and what we can learn from it. Has the 3rd pairing left defencemen's battle been decided? What about the rest of the forward group? We also discuss Danila Klimovich and what the team should do with him going forward, and end the show with our thoughts on who will win the jobs on the penalty kill.
34 min
Day 1 Training Camp Thoughts & Welcome To Vanco...
Lachlan and Nick share their thoughts from the first official day of Canucks training camp. Podkolzin is looking good and did we see a preview of the defence pairings? We also discuss the now-infamous OEL bag skate video, and who has the inside track to grab the third pairing left defencemen spot out of camp.
35 min
Opening Day Interviews and Squad Up! | Septembe...
Lachlan and Nick discuss Jim Benning's first press conference of the season with no Pettersson and Hughes contracts to announce, Alex Chiasson joining the Canucks on a PTO and who might battle their way into a fourth line roster spot during this weekend's training camp.
32 min
Backing Up The Brinks Truck & Goodbye Jim Hughs...
Kirill Kaprisov and Rasmus Dahlin signed new deals, so how does that affect the Elias Pettersson and Quinn Hughes contract negotiations. We discuss Jack Hughes' comments on his big brother and the Canucks, plus we end the show with a tribute to Jim Hughson.
32 min
Bondi and Pettersson in Michigan | September 21...
Lachlan is joined by his new cohost Nick Bondi to talk about Elias Pettersson and Quinn Hughes in Michigan and who could replace Tyler Motte on the fourth line if a recent injury keeps him out of the lineup long term.
29 min
Rookie Camp Craze | September 17, 2021
Lachlan discusses the list of rookies joining the Canucks and which ones fans should keep a close eye on, plus how the Canucks' four games on American national television could be part of growing the NHL's footprint south of the border.
24 min
Dickinson's New Role | September 13, 2021
Lachlan talks about the Canucks arriving prior to training camp, Vasili Podkolzin's early testimony by Bo Horvat, plus a player profile on Jason Dickinson and why he could hit his career high in points in 2021-22.
21 min
He's Bo Yo | September 10, 2021
Lachlan talks about the recent developments from Elias Pettersson and Quinn Hughes' contract negotiations, why Bo Horvat might be headed for a career year and the Flames signing Erik Gudbranson.
22 min
Podkolzin Town | September 8, 2021
Lachlan discusses Vasili Podkolzin's arrival in Vancouver and the benefits he'll get from joining the Canucks this season, plus an update on the Quinn Hughes contract situation.
21 min
Let the Games Begin: Canucks Potential Olympian...
With the NHL announcing their players will play in the Beijing Olympics next February, Lachlan discusses every possible Canuck who could play for their respective countries, including whether or not Bo Horvat could make Team Canada.
26 min
NHL Covid Protocols and an Ode to Loui | Septem...
Lachlan discusses the new NHL Covid-19 protocols and plans that could impact the Canucks and their opponents next season, plus Loui Eriksson's recent interview in Sweden leads to a recap of his Vancouver tenure.
28 min
Hughes, If True | September 1, 2021
Lachlan talks about Quinn Hughes landing 35th on the Locked On NHL Top 50 players list, how his 2021 season went and whether the Canucks have found him a defensive partner for next season, plus what his future contract will look like.
25 min
The Boeser Best is Yet to Come | August 30, 2021
Lachlan focuses on Brock Boeser's 2021 for the Canucks, the expectations for his upcoming season and how he's on track for a big pay raise in 2022, plus a Canucks History Corner centered around the 1996 World Cup of Hockey.
23 min
Pettersson's Next Contract and Demko's Next Ste...
Lachlan discusses how Elias Pettersson's contract situation and Andrei Svechnikov's new deal with the Hurricanes differ, what kind of money and term Pettersson will likely fetch on his upcoming contract, and whether Thatcher Demko can build off his first season as the Canucks' starter with a big year in 2021-22.
27 min
Vax Up for Canucks games & Job Openings Everywh...
Lachlan discusses the BC provincial government's vaccination mandates for indoor events and how it will impact the Canucks and the Rogers Arena game experience in 2021-22, plus some important business positions opening up in Vancouver's front offices.
24 min
Canucks Defense Projections: Summer '21 Edition...
Lachlan talks about how he expects the Canucks' defensive depth chart to shake out by Opening Night, why Luke Schenn might be the perfect fit for Jack Rathbone's defensive partner, and introduces a new segment called Canucks History Corner.
29 min
Canucks Forward Projections: Summer '21 Edition...
Lachlan breaks down the Canucks current forward group and projects how he thinks the roster will shake out on Opening Night, plus his early thoughts on NHL 22 after its reveal trailer premiered.
27 min
OEL About Jersey Ads | August 19, 2021
Lachlan breaks down the NHL's plans to introduce ads on jerseys in 2022-23, how much it changes the look of the sport and how the league could potentially make the change more palatable for fans, before doing a mini player profile on incoming Canucks defensemen Oliver Ekman-Larsson and if he can re-find success in Vancouver.
32 min
A New Era and Dickinson Signs! | August 17, 2021
Lachlan Irvine takes over as the new host of Locked On Canucks and sets up the show's new era before breaking down Jason Dickinson's new contract with the Canucks and their Abbotsford AHL affiliate adding Tristen Nielsen.
25 min
098 - Try, Tryamkin Again, with Jackson McDonal...
In Part 2 of a lengthy conversation with Roxy Fever's JACKSON McDONALD, the two Js discuss more weirdness from Jim Benning's Friday availability with the media, the team's plan to lure Nikita Tryamkin back from Russia, and delve into conspiracy theories as to how and why Jim Benning still has a job.
31 min
097 - The Six-Year Enragement, with Jackson McD...
Roxy Fever's Jackson McDonald stops by to close out the week on a day where Jim Benning's media availability has left a lot of flabbergasting quotes for this city to digest over the months and years ahead. Plus the Pearson deal is announced on the six year anniversary of a very fateful day for the Benning regime. This is Part 1 of a two-part conversation.
30 min
096 - Pearson The Veil, with Harman Dayal (Apri...
The Athletic's resident Boy Genius himself, Harman Dayal is here to help us take a break from COVID coverage to engage in an actual discussion of the on-ice product in the wake of the Canucks inking Tanner Pearson to a three-year extension at worth $3.25M. As Harman explains, it's not so much as this is a terrible move as it typifies the exact sort of trap the Canucks repeatedly cannot help but fall into, with no signs that they're learning from past mistakes.
32 min
095 - Protocol of Duty, with Daniel Wagner (Apr...
Justin is joined by Daniel Wagner of Vancouver Is Awesome's Pass It To Bulis to discuss the latest on the team's COVID outbreak, if returning to play this season is worthwhile or feasible, and the tall task of teaching a group of Canucks writers how to play Dungeons & Dragons during a global pandemic.
47 min
094 - Canucks Catch COVID (April 6, 2021)
The Canucks season is halted for the foreseeable future after what is believed to be a more dangerous straing of COVID-19 works its way through the entire locker room. Justin joined Sarah Avampato on the Locked On NHL Podcast on Monday to discuss the scary situation the team finds itself in, how it happened, and what is says both about the league's safety protocols and the threats posed by this virus. (Since this recording, Jake Virtanen and Nils Höglander have both been added to league's COVID protocols list.)
24 min
093 - Yes... Ha Ha Ha... Yes! with Brandon Maki...
The show returns! For good this time. Breaking down last week's Sens' series with Brandon Maki (Silver Seven Sens, Internal Budget Podcast) in a chat drawing parallels between two fanbases -- and owners -- that may have more in common than they'd care to admit.
40 min