Canucks Rumors: Team Linked To Flyers Former 1st-Round Pick Forward

The Vancouver Canucks have emerged as significant players in the ongoing NHL trade rumor mill, with their sights set on Philadelphia Flyers forward Scott Laughton.

Seeking to bolster their top-six forward group, the Canucks have shown a keen interest in Laughton's versatile skill set and two-way prowess according to NHL Trade

While specific trade details remain elusive, it's clear that Vancouver is actively exploring avenues to acquire Laughton, recognizing the potential impact he could bring to their forward lines.

As discussions continue to unfold, the Canucks might contemplate various trade scenarios, including potential packages involving players like Tyler Myers, who they've been trying to move all offseason, as well as draft picks and prospects.

The outcome of these negotiations holds significant implications for Vancouver's upcoming season and their quest for a playoff berth.

The 29-year-old put up the best season of his career last season, recording 18 goals and 43 total points across 78 games played.

He is a former first-round pick (20th overall) by the Flyers in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Photo Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports