Sep 202013
 
2013-14 #Canucks Twitter Hockey – Smythe Pool

Thank you all for joining the #Canucks Twitter Fans pool in the Smythe 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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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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