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All-you-can-eat hors d'oeuvres @ Bard
Conflicting toy movies and two films to mark National...
Giacometti & peers: "no lack of void”
Bronco & Buster mutually saddle up
Your numerology cycles June 16–30
Two comedies about women at work and a stunning documentary...
Nest ½ Empty, House ½ Full
Renowned Tibetan monk Mingyur Rinpoche to speak in Vancouver
Two giant sequels and several worthy smaller films reviewed
Doing it like Elton John, looking for justice in Canada,...
Trophy hunting: If you can't win one, you can shoot one
Trophy hunting's not just for dentists. NHL players Clayton Stoner and former Vancouver Canuck David Booth are part of the killing spree.
Jul 29th, 2015
Skating coach Barb Aidelbaum helps Canucks players keep their edge
When Mike Santorelli met Barb Aidelbaum for the first time he didn’t know what to think. The teenager was a budding prospect who was great with the puck but lacked quickness. Santorelli’s father...
Dec 16th, 2013
Once ‘arrogant’ Canucks now look like they’re just going through the motions
When you get to the end of most long, multi-installment film franchises you’re usually treated to a clumsy pile of recycled, familiar elements that are trotted out to replicate previous successes....
Mar 29th, 2013
Canucks' stubborn disrespect of the shootout impossible to make sense of
For a team which has gone to so many great lengths in an effort to achieve every possible measure of competitive advantage, the Vancouver Canucks’ carefree and careless approach to the shootout is...
Mar 7th, 2013
Complacent Canucks riding for a fall
You have to wonder how much Vancouver Canucks President and General Manager Mike Gillis identifies with Kevin Spacey’s character in House of Cards. The on-ice product of his hockey team is at once...
Feb 27th, 2013
Canucks' winning ways masking bad habits
Ten games into the season and the following two statements are true simultaneously: Buffalo Sabres’ winger Thomas Vanek is on pace for 99 points in 48 games, and the Vancouver Canucks are on pace for...
Feb 8th, 2013
Vancouver fans and media suddenly rediscover that Roberto Luongo is an elite goaltender
Breaking news: Roberto Luongo is an elite goaltender – change everything.
Feb 1st, 2013
No excuse for Canucks poor play, and Ryan Kesler won't save them
It’s easy to spin the poor play of the Vancouver Canucks into a simple tale of rust and acclimation. The excuses are many. But there's more to this than meets the eye.
Jan 29th, 2013
Kassian rises to power, Canucks clutch first win
If Zack Kassian is still a 'young player learning the game' imagine how good he'll look in another few months or a year. If the 22-year old hadn't been on the ice last night against the Calgary...
Jan 24th, 2013
Alain Vigneault's recipe for disaster
If there are silver linings perhaps the biggest one is this: There’s just enough time to fly Ryan Kesler to Lourdes and back before the Canucks next game on Wednesday night....
Jan 21st, 2013