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A deep dive into Thatcher Demko’s technique and why he’s ready to step in for the injured Jacob Markstrom

Thatcher Demko makes a save for the Vancouver Canucks. Photo: Dan Toulgoet

The NHL Trade Deadline has come and gone, and even after the Canucks made an attempt to solidify their lineup with the acquisition of Tyler Toffoli last week, one massive problem reared its head just before the clock struck high noon.

Yesterday the team announced that Jacob Markstrom will be out of the lineup with a lower-body-injury that’s expected to keep him out of the net for around 3-4 weeks. The injury led the Canucks to acquire perennial backup Louis Domingue from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for Comets goalie Zane McIntyre in the waning minutes of deadline day.

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