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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
David Thompson and Britannia Teens Win Community Spirit Scholarships
This year two Vancouver School District students were awarded fifth annual Trevor Linden Community Spirit Scholarships. This year's scholarship winners were David Thompson Secondary's Parys Liu...
Jun 26th, 2013
St. Patrick's Day and the art of beer making
St. Patrick’s Day is the biggest and best day of the year for a lot of pubs and breweries. One such place is Central City Brewhouse. Located at SFU Surrey, across from Surrey Central SkyTrain, they...
Mar 17th, 2013
Britannia Hockey Academy students skate to success
Hockey isn’t just keeping kids at Britannia fit – it’s helping many stay on track off the ice and in the classroom.
Oct 24th, 2012
Will hockey be back on November 2? NHLPA's time to decide is now.
Will hockey be back on November 2?
Oct 16th, 2012
Canucks post-mortem week: the defencemen
Can Alex Edler step up and become an elite NHL defenceman?
May 9th, 2012
Canucks post-mortem week: The forwards
Will the Canucks look to add a playmaker to the top six this offseason?
May 5th, 2012
Coach Vigneault: to fire or not to fire
Alain Vigneault is one of the NHL's most successful coaches. If he were to be fired, who would step up to take his place?
May 2nd, 2012
Roberto Luongo: to deal or not to deal
Picking up Luongo is like buying gold bars: he is the safest goaltending commodity on the market in years.
May 1st, 2012
Canucks post-mortem week
Mike Gillis faces his most difficult offseason yet, as GM of the Vancouver Canucks.
Apr 30th, 2012