If you actually believe that the President’s Trophy is bad luck, first of all, you’re a dummy. Secondly, here are some statistics that may surprise you.
The hand isn’t hovering directly over the panic button, but in Vancouver it’s always close by. From the middle of February to the middle of March the Canucks lost 11 of 16, including a disappointing 8-3 drubbing at the hands of the Red Wings, and lackluster efforts against some of the poorer teams in the […]
One of the NHL’s Best Rivalries: On Tuesday the Canucks are in Chicago to take on the Hawks. When the calendar for the lockout-shortened season was released, Canucks fans immediately circled games of interest. No matter which other teams you love to see (or love to hate), almost all Canucks fans take note of every […]
Late in December, I began planning my 4th annual gingerbread house. The first few years I baked and decorated recipes found within The Gingerbread Architect, a great how-to book that contains complete plans, directions and blueprints on how to construct some amazing gingerbread creations. I stuck with houses from the book. Until this year. My […]
Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Northwest Division. Fun draft tonight! It’s a great group of people. Everyone’s Twitter details are below. This year is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic categories based on how they compare with other teams. Then, […]
The lockout is over! Pending a ratified CBA, we’re looking at the return of NHL hockey on January 19th. The night before the lockout ended, I decided to watch Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers, for the hundredth time. It occurred to me that the movie plot is closely related to the NHL […]
Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool! I wanted to explain some of the rules here so everyone knows what’s happening and we can all have fun this season! This year will be a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic categories based on how they […]
A few years ago I received The Gingerbread Architect as a gift. It’s a great book, and it comes with recipes and ingredients for 12 different gingerbread masterpieces. Last year, I wrote “I am strongly considering making my own house out of gingerbread”. Perhaps I was just a bit too ambitious with my plans this year. My inspiration: Canuck Place Children’s Hospice.