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Hate Violence, Love Vancouver

(Rich Lam/Getty Images)The Canucks were outplayed at home and lost the Stanley Cup Finals to the Boston Bruins 4-0. Not even a goal to cheer for in the last game. How depressing.I wish that was

By |2017-09-14T08:43:51+00:00June 16 2011|

Brad’s Eye of the Tiger

My friend Brad MacNeil is an Ottawa-based actor, writer, husband, comedian improviser, videogame champion, movie critic, gadabout, and, starting very recently local hockey arena hero.See photo, taken from his antics at the Canucks-Senators game from

By |2015-02-03T16:02:05+00:00November 13 2010|

Hey! Canucks! Come back!

ImagelinkDown 3-1 in their series against the Hawks, the Canucks have looked at times alright, at times good, but mostly completely unlike themselves. Daniel Sedin trying to start a fight, captain and gold medal-winning goalie

By |2015-02-03T16:03:05+00:00May 9 2010|

Canucks: Hockey Time!

ImagelinkLike every other Canucks fan I'm happy the Canucks are playing Chicago again this year. It's an opportunity for redemption. Or revenge. Or both.I'm thrilled about it for both of these reasons and one more

By |2017-09-14T08:43:56+00:00May 2 2010|

Canucks playoff hype – video

PhotolinkThe Vancouver Canucks are playing hungry, hard-hitting hockey, and growing big playoff beards. I'm excited and I believe.Otherwise, I would never ever get up before 6 in the morning. Particularly not on a weekend, unless

By |2017-09-14T08:44:03+00:00April 20 2009|

The Incredible Luongo

"Luongo not smiling, Luongo angry."If you're wondering whether I'm following the Canucks this season, the answer is "Wooooooooooooooo!!"A couple of days ago I wrote this article for Bleacher Report. And indeeed they went on to

By |2017-09-14T08:44:04+00:00April 9 2009|

How drunk are the Canucks?

Mats Sundin cries purple tearts of embarrassment for the Canucks obscenely over-generous valuation.It's free-agent signing season in the National Hockey League. That means that those players without contract to specific teams can be courted and

By |2017-09-14T08:44:10+00:00July 3 2008|

Making the Grade

You demand content. Ideas. Rants. Raves. Thumbs up, thumbs down. Hits and misses. Picks and pans. Star ratings. Poems, stories, poetry and punditry.But alas, we can't always get what we want. What we can do,

By |2017-09-14T08:44:13+00:00March 28 2008|