Rob The Hockey Guy

// A Vancouver Canucks Hockey Blog

Plan B?


Jason Botchford of the Province is reporting that Marian Gaborik has purchased a house in Vancouver. If true, and all indications are that it is, the writing seems to be on the wall for the prolific and often-injured Slovakian sniper to be joining his old buddy Pavol Demitra on the West Coast. Gaborik should command somewhere in the neighbourhood of $6.5 million a season. A bit risky because of his injury troubles, but his upside is huge. When healthy he is not far off of Ovechkin, Kovalchuk and Nash, as a goal scoring threat.

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Plan the Stanley Cup Parade Route! Really?!

I figure this would be the perfect 1st post.. add this to the long list of reasons why Canucks fans/media in general are total douchebag bandwagoners!

The Province wants you to send in your Stanley Cup Parade Route! Really?! Seriously!?

The last time I checked, the Canucks only have 4 wins thus far and it takes 16. You can’t tempt the Hockey Gods like this if you have zero (ZERO!) Stanley Cups in 38 years!

Way to put the cart before the horse!!


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