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One month from today the Canucks kick off their preseason schedule against the Flames. Between Mitchell, Bieksa and the top bottom six (or top nine if you prefer) there's still plenty to do. On the Mitchell and Bieksa storylines, perhaps a merciful ending comes this weekend?
34 days from now the Canucks will kick open the preseason doors with a game against the Flames. If you prefer, that's about 816 hours, 48,960 minutes or 2,937,600 seconds. Not that we're counting.
The Willie Mitchell / Kevin Bieksa watch enters its 46th day of deliberation and nothing yet on the horizon. In the meantime, Luongo can't catch a beach ball and some Mt. Puckmore & Suckmore to snack on.