This year, the Richmond Olympic Oval was the venue for the Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada festivities in BC. On tap were many events: various ice hockey games of all levels, skills camps, ball hockey, street hockey, floor ball and many interactive displays and exhibits.
Armed with a camera, a mic and our BlackBerrys, Chris, Clay, Lizz and I proceeded to cover the event, and in the spirit of Hockey Day in Canada, talked to many of the people who attended, including some prominent members of the hockey community, and asked them about their favorite hockey memories.
First up, legendary Canucks broadcaster, Jim Robson:
Then, we managed to get a couple of minutes with former Canucks captain, Trevor Linden:
And also, we talked to Richmond’s Mayor Malcolm Brodie and many hockey fans: