Canucks centre Brad Richardson scores a shothanded goal against Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk

VIDEO: Vancouver Canucks slap Oilers silly, 6-2, in home opener

Six different Canucks scored against Edmonton, and Vancouver captain Henrik Sedin added three assists in the rout.

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The Vancouver Canucks opened their season with an Emeril-sized BANG! on Saturday night, defeating the Edmonton Oilers 6-2 at Rogers Arena. Six different Canucks scored in the rout, while Henrik Sedin added three assists in a first-star performance, and Vancouver threw 44 shots on the Edmonton goal in the win.

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