Archive of posts tagged "hockey"

Mats Sundin Signs with Canucks

Comments 17 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Well it finally happened after months and months of speculation, waiting, and getting tired of the tease. Former Toronto captain Mats Sundin has officially signed with the Vancouver Canucks. Photo credit: Aaron Webb “Vancouver Canucks General Manager Mike Gillis today announced that the team has signed free agent centre Mats Sundin. In keeping with club […]

Canucks Movie Forever Faithful

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This Monday, November 10th, you can check out Forever Faithful: A Canucks Movie; a documentary following fans and players of the last 38 years of the franchise through the course of a season. The documented life of Canucks fans and their relationship with their team… and it’s not a horror movie. The film will be […]

Slap Shot 3 Takes the Ice in Vancouver

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I also published a slightly different version of this interview over on E!Online This fall the Hanson Brothers will take to the ice in the 3rd movie in the Slap Shot series: Slap Shot 3: The Junior League. The film was shot around Metro Vancouver and features comedy and hockey legends along with a promising […]

Vancouver Canucks October 25th Who Else?

Comments 10 by Rebecca Bollwitt

There’s a cryptic video on the Canucks website right now that asks several (rhetorical) questions and leads us all to believe the organisation is cooking something up for this Saturday’s game versus the Oilers. Who else suffered rejection for an NHL franchise, but never quit? Who else turned a symbol of surrender into a passionate […]

Hottest Ice Girls in the NHL

Comments 11 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Almost two years ago I wrote a silly post on Metroblogging about becoming a Canucks Ice Girl. This afternoon John sent me a link to a website, courtesy of his co-worker Cody, that lists off the “hottest” ice girls in the NHL. I kind of like the fact that Vancouver’s ice team is more utilitarian […]

New Canucks Third Jersey – Rumoured

Comments 13 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Update: According to the TEAM1040am the third jersey will be unveiled tonight (November 13th) at 5:00pm Pacific time. [via icethetics] Update: It was true, the third jersey was launched tonight, you can view the announcement on Canucks.com and watch the following video for more details. I’m just glad they mentioned Denman Arena. Before I start […]