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VO Photo Pool: pictures of Vancouver you have to see

Amazing pictures of the city from our Flickr Photo Pool.

Billboard of hometown hero Bruin Recchi gets change of clothes to blue, green

KAMLOOPS, B.C. -- If the hometown boy happens to play for the wrong team heading into the Stanley Cup finals, he and his image should expect to be taken in vain. Officials at Kamloops' Royal Inland...

Bruce Allen, Dan Mangan predict Stanley Cup playoffs

"Canucks! Kesler!" Vancouver musician Dan Mangan tweeted to the Vancouver Observer with his predictions about the winner of the Stanley Cup playoffs and the Most Valuable Player. With the...

Online ticket resellers say Stanley Cup tickets fetching $2,000 or more

VANCOUVER -- Zaak Ghelani was in the stands 17 years ago when Vancouver defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs to advance to the Stanley Cup final, but back then he couldn't afford the pricey tickets to...

Vancouver's tortured past with the Stanley Cup may be ending, say experts

VANCOUVER -- Both Vancouver's city and its hockey team have had a tortured relationship with the Stanley Cup, but experts say the Olympics healed the wounds of the 1994 hockey riot. After the Canucks...

VO Photo Pool: Canucks, Canucks and more Canucks

Revisit the stunning OT game 7 winner by Alex Burrows and the mass celebration that ensued captured by our awesome VO Photo Pool contributors.

Policing the Canucks' playoff run: Can we be trusted with fun?

It's time for Vancouver to revive its Games spirit and get its street party on.

Canucks eke past Kings in game 4, series headed back to Vancouver

The Vancouver Canucks overcame a 3rd period deficit for the 12th time all season in a 6-4 victory over the LA Kings on Wednesday night.   Christian Ehrhoff (1), Pavol Demitra (1), Mikael...