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Brendan Gaunce | Winger | #50

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (23) / 3/25/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 217
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (26) / VAN

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Brendan Gaunce (upper body) will not accompany the team to Chicago for Tuesday's game.
He has missed the last four games with an upper-body injury and didn't skate on Monday. Mar 20 - 2:19 PM

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Brendan Gaunce (upper body) is expected to miss about a week.

Gaunce sustained the injury on Thursday when he lost balance following a hit and subsequently crashed into the boards. He went to the locker room, but eventually returned to the game. After attempting playing through the injury Thursday, he didn't practice on Friday.
Mar 10 - 3:36 PM

Brendan Gaunce is back up with the Canucks and he will play against Pittsburgh on Tuesday night.

He was summoned from the minors because of an injury to Bo Horvat. Gaunce has no goals and five assists in 47 games with the Canucks this season.
Feb 14 - 2:09 PM

Brendan Gaunce has been demoted to Utica of the AHL.

He has no goals and five assists in 47 games with the Canucks this season. In 46 matches with the Comets last year, Guance notched 17 goals and 21 assists.
Feb 6 - 2:02 PM

Brendan Gaunce will tag in for Jayson Megna agaisnt the Flames on Friday.

With 27 PIMs and 39 hits in 29 games this season, we know what we're getting with the 22-year-old Gaunce. If you're in need of physical play, go for it.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 07:21:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce will be scratched against Columbus on Sunday.

With just three points and no goals through 29 games, unfortunately the 22-year-old forward just doesn't provide much fantasy value.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 03:33:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce will be scratched against the Lightning on Friday.

The 22-year-old has no goals and three assists in 29 games thus far, which just about sums up his fantasy value.
Fri, Dec 16, 2016 09:21:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

It's the first time Gaunce misses a game this season. The 22-year-old has no goals and three assists in 29 games. Anton Robin will also watch the game from the press box.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 07:06:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce is considered "questionable" against the Capitals on Saturday night.

Gaunce has just two points in 28 career NHL games, and he has 67 points in 120 AHL games. So we wouldn't expect much from him.
Sat, Oct 29, 2016 07:36:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce will be with the Canucks at the beginning of the 2016-17 season.

He scored one goal in 20 outings with Vancouver last year and his fantasy value will probably continue to be limited this season.
Tue, Oct 11, 2016 03:33:00 PM

The Vancouver Canucks have started playing Brendan Gaunce at center once again.

Gaunce had played most of his career at center but the Canucks had been using him as a winger during his NHL career until late last season. He only played 20 games with the Canucks last season and managed a solitary goal with nary an assist. The former first round pick of the Canucks in 2012 looks to be a bottom-six player in his career so his fantasy value will be negligible.
Sun, Oct 2, 2016 10:59:00 AM

Brendan Gaunce believes he can claim a roster spot with Vancouver out of training camp.

He has been working hard in the summer with a shooting specialist, a skills coach and a power skating instructor. Gaunce feels more confident and he wants to be a contributor after he picked up one goal in 20 appearances with the Canucks last year.
Fri, Aug 5, 2016 12:03:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce will shift to center for Tuesday's game.

He has played in the middle for most of his career, but has played on the wing during his time with the Canucks. Gaunce is projected to play between Chris Higgins and Alex Grenier.
Tue, Mar 22, 2016 06:19:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce has been recalled by Vancouver.

He was just returned to the minors on Monday, so his demotion was very brief. Gaunce has one goal in six NHL outings this season.
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 03:38:00 PM

Brendan Gaunce has been returned to the AHL.

In 43 games with Utica this season, he has recorded 15 goals and 33 points. Gaunce has one goal in six appearances with the Canucks this year.
Mon, Mar 14, 2016 02:58:00 PM

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C1Henrik Sedin
2Brandon Sutter
3Bo Horvat
4Markus Granlund
5Michael Chaput
6Griffen Molino
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Sven Baertschi
3Reid Boucher
4Alexander Burmistrov
5Brendan Gaunce
6Anton Rodin
RW1Loui Eriksson
2Brock Boeser
3Sam Gagner
4Jayson Megna
5Derek Dorsett
6Nikolay Goldobin
D1Alexander Edler
2Ben Hutton
3Michael Del Zotto
4Chris Tanev
5Troy Stecher
6Patrick Wiercioch
7Alex Biega
8Erik Gudbranson
9Olli Juolevi
10Evan McEneny
G1Jacob Markstrom
2Anders Nilsson