Top 5 Games to Look Forward to in 2015 for Vancouver Canucks

By Sean Sarcu

Canucks' Top 5 Games of 2015

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The Vancouver Canucks have impressed in 2014-15 and are presently clinging to a playoff spot despite most labeling them as one of the Western Conference's lesser teams before the season began. Here are the top five Canucks games to watch in 2015.

5. February 3rd vs. Winnipeg Jets

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5. February 3rd vs. Winnipeg Jets

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The speedy Winnipeg Jets are an exciting matchup for any team. Vancouver will have its hands full.

4. February 11th at Chicago Blackhawks

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4. February 11th at Chicago Blackhawks

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The Canucks' rivalry with the Chicago Blackhawks has died down significantly in the past few years, but the smallest event could set things on fire once again. In any case, games between these two teams are always fun; between the Sedin twins, Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, there is plenty of high-end forward talent to go around.

3. March 7th at San Jose Sharks

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3. March 7th at San Jose Sharks

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The San Jose Sharks are right on the Canucks' heels in the Pacific Division standings. Every point in games between the two will be critical.

2. April 6th vs. Los Angeles Kings

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2. April 6th vs. Los Angeles Kings

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With the Los Angeles Kings underachieving their way through yet another 82-game campaign, Vancouver could do its part to keep the defending champions out of the playoffs with a regulation win here.

1. February 24th at Boston Bruins

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1. February 24th at Boston Bruins

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Fans of the Canucks and Boston Bruins loathe one another, and this mutual dislike is mirrored by the teams themselves. While the Bruins admittedly are not the same dominant squad of years past, a Vancouver/Boston matchup is always a must-watch.

Sean Sarcu is a Chicago Blackhawks writer for RantSports.com. Follow him on Twitter or add him to your network on Google.

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