Sep 192013
 
2013-14 #Canucks Twitter Hockey – Northwest Pool

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. Like last year, this is a Rotisserie league. In Rotisserie pools, each team is ranked on a number of statistic categories based on how they compare with other […]

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Feb 032013
 
What did he say? Football's hilarious innuendo: Super Bowl Edition

According to Wikipedia: A double entendre is a figure of speech in which a spoken phrase is devised to be understood in either of two ways. Often the first (more obvious) meaning is straightforward, while the second meaning is less so: often risqué or ironic. When describing football, players use take their hands off, try to find the hole, and shoot into the […]

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Jan 162013
 
2013 #Canucks Twitter Hockey - Smythe Pool

Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Smythe Division. Fun draft tonight! Another 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, your […]

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Jan 012013
 
Gingerbread 2012: Canuck Place Children's Hospice

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.

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Apr 222012
 
And The Beats Go On in the NHL

With apologies to Sonny and Cher: The beats go on, the beats go on – Checks keep pounding hits to the brain… Raffi Torres Suspended 25 Games for hit on Marian Hossa Brendan Shanahan and the NHL Player Safety Department made a statement by suspending Raffi Torres for the remainder of this year’s playoffs, and probably […]

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Apr 032012
 
What did he say - Hockey's hilarious innuendo

According to Wikipedia: A double entendre is a figure of speech in which a spoken phrase is devised to be understood in either of two ways. Often the first (more obvious) meaning is straightforward, while the second meaning is less so: often risqué or ironic. When describing hockey, players use shoot, hit, check, bump, slide, and use sticks of varying lengths. This makes […]

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Mar 052012
 
Canucks Wagonwatch: Game 66 vs Sabres

Throughout the season, the Canucks Wagonwatch series will track how much room is on the team’s bandwagon. In addition, it will also track the completely separate Luongo wagon. Canucks Bandwagon: 70% full The Canucks were down 3-0 after the first 5:10 of the game. Despite people making Luongo to be the goat here, the defensive […]

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