Yesterday, the Canucks launched their Celebrate Responsibly Campaign with a series of touching videos each titled “This Is Our Home.” Showcasing the natural beauty of the region, ‘This is Our Home’ promotes a simple message of the inclusive and positive nature of sports and community. It shares the values of the season-long Heart of A Canuck tradition celebrating courage, honor, humility, integrity and passion. After seeing the events that took place immediately after Game 7 last year, you can count us here at CHB to be in full support of the campaign. We count ourselves as some of the best...Click here to read more.
A quick post to mention that my season preview of the Canucks for the NYT hockey blog can be found here. Just some light snark and Dion Phaneuf bashing. That link also includes all the Western conference team previews from other great bloggers. Apparantly last season I convinced them I was classy and witty enough to write for them again.Click here to read more.
Well hey there my pretties! I`m sorry I`ve been so under the radar posting this off season, but this really will change now that the regular season is about to start. J.J. and Richard are doing a fabulous job with posting lately so I`m sure you barely missed me. Anyways, before I get to some of my pre season thoughts, I have some FABULOUS family news to report! Get ready… My cousin, James Wright, kick ass center for the Vancouver Giants and all round wonderful human being signed an entry level contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning today! He was...Click here to read more.
I don’t think it’s a secret around here that I’m a Gillis fan. When I interviewed him in February he was totally lovely and rad. I think he’s done a lot of great things for the team already and if the Canucks manage to win a Cup while he’s the boss man, well I might send him a pimp cane to walk around town with. He could probably start running classes for people as some kind of patience guru after wooing Big Baldy this year. Canucks.com mentions that Gillis is taking part in a bike ride this weekend to help...Click here to read more.