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Bo Horvat | Center | #53

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (23) / 4/5/1995
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 223
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 1 (9) / VAN
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Bo Horvat's goal over the summer will be to work on his skating.
"For me, it’s to keep working on my skating — you can never be too fast," Horvat said. "That’s something I already know and I know it’s something I have to keep working on all summer." Before he begins his summer training though, he's participating in the 2018 World Championship as a member of Team Canada. The Canadians will open the tournament with a game against Team USA on Friday. May 4 - 11:36 AM

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Bo Horvat might become the Vancouver Canucks' next captain.

Henrik Sedin has held that role since 2010, but his retirement has left the 'C' vacant. Over his four seasons with the Canucks, Horvat has become a significant player with Vancouver, to the point where he averaged 19:21 minutes per game this season. He finished 2017-18 with 22 goals and 44 points in 64 contests, which was good for fourth place in the team's scoring race - second if you exclude the now retired Sedin twins. Horvat is on the young side at the age of 23, but that might make sense for the rebuilding squad.
Apr 9 - 5:44 AM

The Arizona Coyotes shutout the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 on Sunday night.

Neither the Canucks or Coyotes could get much of anything going offensively tonight. Bo Horvat finished tied with Clayton Keller for a game-high five shots on goal, but none of them could crack the back of the net. Horvat sits at 37 points and needs three goals to eclipses last season's total of 20 with 13 games remaining.
Mar 11 - 11:54 PM

Bo Horvat recorded an assist in Vancouver's 4-3 overtime win against the Islanders on Monday.

With that, Horvat has recorded at least a point in three straight games. He has 18 goals and 36 points in 48 contests in 2017-18.
Mar 6 - 7:02 AM

Bo Horvat picked up a goal with two assists and a plus-3 rating on five shots on goal in Wednesday's 6-5 overtime loss against the Rangers.

Horvat snapped a three-game scoreless skid with the three-point night, his second longest scoreless drought since he went without a point from the second regular-season game through the fifth game from Oct. 10-17. Despite the recent scoreless skid he remains a must-start across most formats, especially in pools that do not penalize plus/minus rating.
Mar 1 - 2:24 AM

Bo Horvat scored his 16th goal of the season on a pass from All-Star Brock Boeser in Tuesday's 5-4 loss against the Avalanche.

Horvat scored for the third consecutive game, and the fifth outing in the past six contests. He was playing at an All-Star level early in the season, but an early-December injury stunted his growth. After a exhibiting a little bit of rust in the first nine games of his return, he has re-discovered his scoring touch and is once again a potent fantasy force, one of few in Vancouver this season.
Feb 21 - 4:34 AM

Bo Horvat picked up a goal with a pair of assists and a plus-1 rating in Wednesday's 4-3 loss against the visiting Florida Panthers.

Horvat has posted games with back-to-back goals for the second time since Jan. 20. Since returning from a long-term ankle injury he has notched four goals with nine points across 11 games. Before his injury he was flying along and with his return he gives Vancouver another much-needed offensive option. He is worth scooping up off the waiver wire if he is still available.
Feb 15 - 4:09 AM

Bo Horvat found the back of the net in Vancouver's 4-2 win against Chicago on Thursday.

Horvat has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last four games. He has 12 goals and 24 points in 33 contests this season.
Feb 2 - 5:43 AM

Bo Horvat and the Canucks were shut out in his return to the lineup on Sunday.

Horvat has 10 goals and 20 points in 29 games this season. It was his first action since Dec. 5. The Canucks will regroup and face Los Angeles on Tuesday night.
Jan 21 - 11:10 PM

Bo Horvat (ankle) will indeed be back in the lineup on Sunday night.

Horvat was activated by the Canucks and he will play for the first time since Dec. 5. He has 10 goals and 20 points in 28 games this season. He is projected to play between Brock Boeser and Sven Baertschi.
Jan 21 - 7:44 PM

Bo Horvat has apparently been activated ahead of Sunday's match against Winnipeg.

Horvat has missed the last five weeks with a fractured ankle, but it seems like he will suit up against the Jets. At the time of his injury, Horvat was the Canucks' best player with 20 points in 28 games. Since that time Brock Boeser stepped up big time (41 points in 43 games) and will now form a great duo with Horvat. Activate Horvat without delay.
Jan 21 - 1:49 PM

Bo Horvat (ankle) has been ruled out of tonight's game against the Edmonton Oilers.

The good news is that there is still a possibility of seeing him on Sunday against the Winnipeg Jets. The Canucks must be itching to get him back in the lineup considering he picked up 20 points in 28 games before his injury.
Jan 20 - 2:33 PM

It's estimated that Bo Horvat (fractured ankle) won't return for another two weeks.

Horvat last played on Dec. 5. The Canucks have struggled mightily without him, posting a 2-11-2 record. Before being sidelined, Horvat was a major part of their offense with 10 goals and 20 points in 28 games.
Jan 12 - 7:28 AM

Vancouver Canucks President of Hockey Operations Trevor Linden said Bo Horvat is getting x-rays done today and a return around the All-Star Game is likely.

The All-Star game will take place on January 29th this season, giving Horvat about a four-week timeline. He has 20 points in 28 games this season and the Canucks must be itching to get back their talented center. Get ready to scoop him up in fantasy leagues by the end of the month.
Jan 3 - 3:42 PM

Bo Horvat has a fractured ankle.

Horvat is regarded as week-to-week, but there isn't a more specific timetable for his return yet. That said, a previous report did suggest that he would be sidelined for six weeks. He's been a key part of the Canucks' offense with 10 goals and 20 points in 28 contests this season.
Thu, Dec 7, 2017 01:37:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Henrik Sedin
2Bo Horvat
3Nic Dowd
4Markus Granlund
5Brandon Sutter
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Loui Eriksson
3Sven Baertschi
4Jussi Jokinen
5Brendan Leipsic
6Brendan Gaunce
7Darren Archibald
RW1Brock Boeser
2Sam Gagner
3Jake Virtanen
4Derek Dorsett
D1Alexander Edler
2Chris Tanev
3Michael Del Zotto
4Ben Hutton
5Troy Stecher
6Alex Biega
7Derrick Pouliot
8Erik Gudbranson
G1Jacob Markstrom
2Anders Nilsson