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Pavel Bure was a true innovator: Hughson

The Vancouver Canucks will retire Pavel Bure's No. 10 jersey on Saturday before their game against Toronto. The time is right, says Jim Hughson says as he pays tribute to the Russian Rocket in his latest video blog.

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The Vancouver Canucks will retire Pavel Bure's No. 10 jersey on Saturday before their game against the Toronto Maple Leafs (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT).

Though the high-scoring forward didn't leave Vancouver on the best of terms, the time is right for the Canucks to recognize the brilliance of the Russian Rockey, says Hockey Night in Canada play-by-play man Jim Hughson in his latest video blog.​

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