Archive of posts tagged "vancouver millionaires"

NHL Heritage Classic: Youth Hockey Ticket Giveaway


Monday, February 24th, 2014 — 11:08am PDT
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The Tim Horton’s NHL Heritage Classic is set to be played at BC Place on Sunday, March 2, 2014 as the Vancouver Canucks, in vintage uniforms, take on the Ottawa Senators. One-of-a-kind games like this should be enjoyed by all so the NHL and Canucks for Kids Fund have partnered with me to award tickets […]

NHL Heritage Classic Canucks and Senators Jerseys


Thursday, November 28th, 2013 — 9:27am PDT
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The 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic will take place March 2, 2014 at BC Place as the Vancouver Canucks take on the Ottawa Senators in an open-roof stadium match. Teams unveiled their jerseys for the event this morning, both using inspiration from early club sweaters. Image provided by the Vancouver Canucks social media team. […]

On This Day in Vancouver History: First Professional Hockey Game


Thursday, January 5th, 2012 — 10:46am PDT
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It was January 5, 1912 when the first professional hockey game was played in Vancouver at the Denman Arena1. The impressive venue (one of the world’s largest) was built in 1911 thanks to the hard work (and family lumber money) of brothers Frank and Lester Patrick. Source: The Story of the Vancouver Millionaires. Photographer: Unknown. […]

Stanley Cup in Vancouver and Hockey Blogging Notes


Saturday, November 22nd, 2008 — 2:03pm PDT
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My husband has a pretty interesting work environment, from mingling with rock stars and hockey players, to hanging out with the Stanley Cup like he did yesterday. Lord Stanley’s cup has actually been won in our city before, in 1915 the Vancouver Millionaires captured the Challenge Cup at the Denman Arena. To celebrate this heritage, […]