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The Vancouver Canucks play their final home game of the 2016-17 season tonight. Vancouver can secure a top five draft pick with a little help.

NHL: Edmonton Oilers at Vancouver Canucks Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports

Where: Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC

When: 7 pm

Where to Watch: CBC Hockey Night in Canada, NHL.com

Where to Listen: TSN 1040 (also their final home game)

SB Nation Game Hub

Opposition Blog: The Copper and Blue

Money Line: VAN +178 to +190

We arrive at the last weekend of the season with nothing to cheer for but draft position or playing the spoiler. If the Canucks lose out, their will better the odds that the draft lottery balls won’t hurt them. Win out and they can deny the Edmonton Oilers a shot at the Pacific Division title.

Nikolay Goldobin skates with the Twins and gets power play time with Bo Horvat. Reid Boucher replaces the injured Sven Baertschi on a line with Horvat and Brock Boeser.

The Canucks will also hand out individual player awards tonight. Who is your choice for:

Most Valuable Player?

Best Defenseman?

Unsung Hero?

Most Exciting Player?

Enjoy the game, people! Coconuts go!