Alexander Edler has been suspended by the IIHF for his knee-on-knee hit of Eric Staal.
The Vancouver Province's Jason Botchford thinks that the Canucks' best bet for a "reboot" is trading Alex Edler.
Alexander Edler cited a lack of discipline from the Vancouver Canucks when talking about what went wrong in the first round.
Alexander Edler potted Vancouver's only goal in a 2-1 shootout loss against St. Louis Tuesday night.
Alexander Edler will draw back into the lineup Tuesday night after serving his two-game suspension for running over Phoenix goalie Mike Smith.
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Alex Edler says he never intended to collide with Phoenix goalie Mike Smith last week and defended his record as an honest player.
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler has been suspended two games for charging into Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith.
Alexander Edler will have a disciplinary hearing over the phone Friday afternoon for his hit Thursday night on Phoenix goalie Mike Smith.
Alexander Edler had a goal and an assist on Thursday.
Alexander Edler scored the lone regulation goal for the Canucks on a wrist shot in the first period in Vancouver's 2-1 shootout win over Chicago Friday night.
The Canucks have signed Alexander Edler to a six-year extension worth $30 million.
Alexander Edler (back) has been declared fit to play hockey.
Alexander Edler continues to rehab his back but according to Jason Botchford of the Vancouver Province, surgery has not been ruled out.
Defensemen Alex Edler and Jason Garrison skated with locked-out teammates at the University of British Columbia Sunday and that could have meant the Vancouver Canucks' duo had been cleared of respective back and groin injuries and that the NHL club was no longer paying their salaries during the labour impasse.