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Opening Night Lights Up Vancouver

imageLast April, Vancouver finished the 2007-08 season with a dreary 7-1 loss to the Calgary Flames. This year they opened their new season by returning the favor, handing the Flames a 6-0 beating

The pre-game ceremony honoring Luc Bourdon was emotional (as expected) and a well done affair by the Canucks.  And Tom Cochrane’s Big League was the perfect tribute. (You can watch the video the Canucks produced here; to see the whole ceremony at GM Place, go here and fast forward about 2 minutes). 

It was a bit of an emotional-overload transitioning from that to watching a hockey game, but once we did, what a great game it was.  Here are some meandering observations:

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