Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges weighs in on the topic of being Canada’s team. When their teams are out of the playoffs other hockey markets want to talk about the series that involves the team from Vancouver that beats their teams on a regular basis. A team getting attention on Hockey Night in Canada and TSN. Plus a team with Ryan Kesler, and Alex Burrows could never be Canada’s hockey team.
It’s 2011 Vancouver Canucks vs. Montreal Canadiens (West vs. East) smack talk time. Next up is the Habs, and Richard has 5 reasons he can’t stand the Montreal Canadiens hockey team. First off, between the pipes is BC boy Carey Price. Rollie Melanson left Roberto Luongo for Montreal. Cmon! $7.35 million is tied up in paying Scott Gomez, enough said.