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https://images.glaciermedia.ca/polopoly_fs/1.23069932.1508503162!/fileImage/httpImage/image.png_gen/derivatives/landscape_300/i-watched-this-game-iwtg-banner.pngWith Pettersson’s incredible start to his rookie season, it was hard to avoid comparing him to other NHL greats. When you get compared to Wayne Gretzky after your first NHL game, every other comparison becomes fair game.
Since then, Pettersson has been compared to Pavel Datsyuk, Alex Ovechkin, and Sidney Crosby, as well as great rookie seasons from Canucks history and across the NHL. It was inevitable that he would also be compared to the reigning Art Ross winner and arguably the best player on the planet, Connor McDavid.
Blog: Canucks Post Game: ‘One of our best games of the year’, Bo knows shutdown, Boeser’s blast, Pettersson’s patience
Source: Vancouver Canucks – The Province
Canucks Post Game: ‘One of our best games of the year’, Bo knows shutdown, Boeser’s blast, Pettersson’s patience
https://postmediaprovince2.files.wordpress.com/2018/12/HKN-Oilers-Canucks-20181216-5.jpg?w=600&h=450Points to ponder as the Canucks stretched their unbeaten streak to six games (5-0-1), struck for three power-play goals and held the dynamic duo of Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl to one shot in a 4-2 win over the Oilers on Sunday at Rogers Arena: The beauty of staying in the fight Coaches see the […]
https://canucksarmy.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2018/12/20182019-20511-cfdiff-5v5.png?w=751THE SKINNY It was the first meeting of the season between the Canucks and the Oilers and early on it felt like a playoff game. Game flow was back and forth, chances were close but it was the talk about Elias Pettersson and Connor McDavid that dominated. Who would ultimately be named the best player…