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Markus Granlund | Center | #60

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (23) / 4/16/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 183
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 2 (45) / CAL

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Markus Granland has been quarantined after presenting symptoms of the mumps virus.
While only Troy Stecher has a confirmed diagnosis, Chris Tanev, Nikita Tryamkin and Mike Chaput have also been quarantined after showing symptoms of the mumps. Consider Chaput day-to-day, for now. Feb 24 - 4:41 PM

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Markus Granlund registered an assist in a 4-3 loss to St. Louis on Thursday.

Granlund has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last six games. He has 14 goals and 25 points in 58 contests this season.
Feb 17 - 5:46 AM

Markus Granlund now has a nice three-game point streak going thanks to the goal he scored in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Bruins.

The tally was his 14th of the season, giving him 23 points in 55 games thus far. It was also on the power play, his third such marker of the campaign.
Feb 11 - 5:20 PM

Markus Granlund scored a goal in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Nashville Predators.

Granlund scored the game's first goal, but it was all downhill for the Canucks after that. The Canucks forward finished the game with four shots on goal and one hit in 18 minutes of ice time. Granlund has 13 goals and eight assists in 53 games this season. Alex Edler also scored for Vancouver.
Feb 8 - 1:43 AM

Markus Granlund scored a pair of goals in Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Philadelphia Flyers.

Granlund's first goal gave the Canucks a 2-1 lead at the 1:51 mark of the second period and his second marker tied the game at three roughly eight minutes later. Granlund now has two multi-goal efforts in his last four games and he's up to 11 goals and eight assists in 44 games this season.
Jan 12 - 10:43 PM

Markus Granlund picked up two goals and an assist in a 4-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Friday.

Granlund scored his 2nd of the game by tipping Tryamkin's shot from the point up and over Brian Elliot. He is currently sitting at nine goals and 17 points in 41 games this season and looks to have carved out a nice spot on the 2nd line alongside Brandon Sutter and Loui Eriksson. Michael Chaput and Loui Eriksson were the other two goal scorers for the Canucks in this one.
Jan 7 - 1:16 AM

Markus Granlund scored Vancouver's lone goal in a 4-1 loss to Winnipeg on Thursday.

Granlund has seven goals and 14 points in 34 games this season. Loui Eriksson assisted on the marker.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 01:14:00 AM

Markus Granlund and Bo Horvat scored during the shootout as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 Saturday night.

Neither shooter was able to find the back of the net during regulation when that would have been a difference maker before overtime. Sven Baerstchi and Daniel Sedin had the regulation markers. Both the Canucks and Leafs entered the game second from the bottom of their division, but the two points earned by Vancouver did not move them up. The Leafs single point will allow them to catch the Detroit Red Wings, however.
Sat, Dec 3, 2016 10:35:00 PM

Markus Granlund used his stick as a bat at the 13:26 minute mark of the third period to score the second goal in the Vancouver Canucks 7-2 loss to the New York Rangers Tuesday night.

Granlund kept his stick just low enough to be awarded the goal and it caught Henrik Lundqvist off guard. Unfortunately the Rangers' goalie was much too stingy to make Granlund’s goal much more than a novelty. He was joined on the scoring sheet by Brandon Sutter late in the second.
Wed, Nov 16, 2016 01:39:00 AM

Markus Granlund potted the overtime winner for Vancouver in a thrilling and much-needed 5-4 victory over Dallas.

Granlund, who also had an assist on the day, now has four goals and six points through 16 games.
Sun, Nov 13, 2016 11:56:00 PM

Markus Granlund scored Sunday's 5-4 overtime winner to push Vancouver past Dallas.

It was a wicked wrister off the offensive zone face-off win by Brandon Sutter. The 23-year-old now has four goals and six points in 16 games so far, and seems poised to eclipse his previous highs of eight goals and 18 points in 48 games set back in 2014-15.
Sun, Nov 13, 2016 08:07:00 PM

Markus Granlund found the back of the net in Vancouver's 4-2 loss to the Islanders on Monday.

Granlund snapped a seven-game point drought. He now has three markers and an assist in 13 contests this season.
Tue, Nov 8, 2016 09:58:00 AM

Markus Granlund has two goals and three points in 12 games this season.

Granlund hasn't recorded a point in seven straight games, which coincides with the overall offensive slump the Canucks have been in lately. That being said, we don't expect him to do much offensively this season, even if Vancouver heats up.
Mon, Nov 7, 2016 09:58:00 AM

Markus Granlund scored his second goal of the 2015 preseason Monday night at the 6:10-minute mark of the first period. It was not enough to lift the Vancouver Canucks as they lost a 4-2 contest to the Arizona Coyotes.

Granlund moved from the Calgary Flames to the Canucks last year. He combined for six goals and four assists in 47 games. Granlund got 21:11 minutes of ice time in the preseason game, which was the most among the Canuck forwards. Brandon Sutter skated for 21:09 minutes, but it was defenseman Ben Hutton who scored Vancouver’s other goal.
Tue, Oct 4, 2016 01:13:00 AM

Markus Granlund has signed a two-year contract extension with Vancouver.

According to, the deal is worth $1.8 million. Granlund is set to earn $850,000 in 2016-17 and $950,000 in 2017-18. He posted two goals and one assist in 16 games with the Canucks after he was obtained from Calgary.
Tue, Apr 26, 2016 05:24:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Henrik Sedin
2Brandon Sutter
3Bo Horvat
4Markus Granlund
5Michael Chaput
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Sven Baertschi
3Reid Boucher
4Brendan Gaunce
5Anton Rodin
RW1Loui Eriksson
2Alex Burrows
3Jannik Hansen
4Jayson Megna
5Jack Skille
6Derek Dorsett
7Alexandre Grenier
D1Alexander Edler
2Ben Hutton
3Chris Tanev
4Luca Sbisa
5Troy Stecher
6Alex Biega
7Nikita Tryamkin
8Erik Gudbranson
9Philip Larsen
G1Ryan Miller
2Jacob Markstrom