What to Watch During the Lockout: Abbotsford Heat

Jeff Angus
September 22 2012 02:19PM

The Abbotsford Heat have had a tough time drawing fans from the Lower Mainland to their games. That should change for the next couple of months, as the AHL is suddenly the best professional hockey league in action this fall. The Heat are the AHL affiliate of the Calgary Flames, and many point to the Canucks-Flames rivalry as the culprit behind the low attendance numbers.

Why should you make your way out to Abbotsford this fall for a game? Many reasons. Read on to find them out.

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Headshots September 21st

Jeff Angus
September 21 2012 03:14PM


Happy Friday, from Patrick White!

Headshots are a Canucks Army feature where we link to the day's freshest news, and other assorted Canucks web-goodies. If you've written a blogpost, produced a tribute video, birthed a clever .gif into existence, or have a hockey related cause you'd like to see promoted in this space - please e-mail Thom at thom.drance@gmail.com

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What to Watch During the Lockout: Vancouver Giants

Jeff Angus
September 20 2012 10:45AM

The Vancouver Giants are once again looking to capitalize on the NHL work stoppage. They saw an increase in fan support and attendance during the lockout of 2004-05, and the club enjoyed on ice success for the next few seasons, as well.

Why should you watch the Giants this season? There are quite a few reasons. Read on to find out what they are.

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Top 10 Moments of 2011-12: Cody Hodgson, Bear Hunter

Jeff Angus
September 15 2012 11:11AM

Althought David Booth may not want to hear it, the best shot fired at a bear last season from a Canuck came from someone else. January 7th, 2012 was a date that Boston and Vancouver fans, coaches, management, and most importantly players had circled in their calendars for months (and months). It was the first time that the two teams were going to face each other since Boston defeated Vancouver in seven games during the 2011 Stanley Cup Final.

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Headshots September 14th

Jeff Angus
September 14 2012 04:39PM

Headshots are a Canucks Army feature where we link to the day's freshest news, and other assorted Canucks web-goodies. If you've written a blogpost, produced a tribute video, birthed a clever .gif into existence, or have a hockey related cause you'd like to see promoted in this space - please e-mail Thom at thom.drance@gmail.com

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