After an impressive 6-2 record in their 2011 season, the UBC Thunderbirds are instead chalking up an 0-8 finish. The unintentional administrative error was discovered by the athletic department during a standard year-end review.
Carolyn Smith our BC Lions blogger reports on the Lions head coach Wally Buono retiring from coaching this week following a BC Lions Grey Cup win. On contract till January of 2014, Buono will stay on as the team’s general manager and vice president of football operations, but will start the search for a coaching replacement immediately.
The Vancouver Canucks play the Nashville Predators tonight on home ice at 7 p.m. But all anyone in Vancouver can talk about is the goalie controversy between Cory Schneider and Roberto Luongo. Dave Lozo, a writer for the NHL tweeted Canucks fans should start calling Cory Schneider the C-wall. He’s played in every one of the last six games, five of which the Canucks have won.
BC Lions blogger Carolyn Smith asks the question. Why was it so quiet in Vancouver after a hometown team wins a Championship title. The BC Lions won the 99th Grey Cup in Vancouver on Sunday. She peered over the city from her friends’ balcony east of Main street after the game, looking for some fireworks or noise or hoopla – dead silence in Vancouver.