Derek Roy scored the lone Vancouver goal in a 5-1 loss to the Stars on Thursday.
It turned out that the Canucks moved Derek Roy to the wing on Monday instead of Ryan Kesler and the results were great.
The Vancouver Canucks will go with Alex Burrows and Ryan Kesler flanking Derek Roy on the second line Monday.
Derek Roy will make his Vancouver debut Thursday when the high-flying Edmonton Oilers visit.
The Vancouver Canucks have acquired Derek Roy from the Dallas Stars in exchange for defenseman Kevin Connauton and a second-round pick.
The Dallas Stars have traded Derek Roy to the Vancouver Canucks for a second-round pick and a prospect, Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet reports.
The Dallas Stars are thinking of trading Derek Roy instead of re-signing him.
Derek Roy has indicated that his agent is discussing the possibility of negotiating a long-term contract with the Stars.
Derek Roy is starting to get hot as he has two goals and five points in his last three games.
Derek Roy scored a goal and two assists in the Dallas Stars' 4-1 win against the St. Louis Blues on Sunday.
Derek Roy produced a goal and an assist in Dallas' 5-4 overtime win versus Columbus Tuesday night.
After struggling to score early in the season, the Dallas Stars have turned things around recently.
Derek Roy registered an assist on Sunday.
Derek Roy (groin) returned to the Dallas Stars' lineup on Monday.