Vanek, who will become an unrestricted free agent this summer, is tied for second on the Canucks in scoring this season. The 13-year pro has 350 goals and 388 assists in 946 National Hockey League games. In Vanek, the Jackets are getting an offensively gifted wing who has the potential to improve the team's 30th-ranked power-play unit, which is converting just 14.6 percent of its opportunities.
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I don't think he's the kind of guy who would ever be content to just take orders from someone else. "And have people see my work". He said goodbye to his family with no fear, wanting nothing more than to soothe them and leave them feeling as strong as he felt.
Vanek will join the team in Los Angeles for Thursday night's game against the Kings.
"He's a competitive defenseman", Kekalainen said.
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On Sunday, the team got Letestu, who spent 2011-15 with the Blue Jackets, from the Nashville Predators for a 2018 fourth-round selection.
Motte, 22, has five points in 31 games with the Blue Jackets this season. He was a fourth-round pick of the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013 and has 12 career points (seven goals, five assists) in 64 games over parts of two seasons.
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