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Canucks Sweaters: Past and Present

Dave McGinn at the Globe & Mail posts a look back at the evolution of the Canucks hockey jersey, from 1970 to the present. Click here or on the image below to see the images and textual history:

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McGinn’s pictorial is also accompanied by an article titled Designing a Jersey you can be proud of. He’s talking about the design process NHL teams need to abide by.  But while we’re on the topic, I figure there’s nothing wrong with fan permutations, either:

 

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Yet Another 3rd Jersey

From Erik Rolfsen at The Province’s ‘Canuck Nation’ blog,

The Vancouver Canucks will unveil their new third jersey at the team’s Nov. 15 home game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, team president and CEO Chris Zimmerman announced on Thursday during a luncheon with the Vancouver Board of Trade.

Promises of new Vancouver Canucks jerseys are always a mixed blessing.  It’s like delicate plastic surgery… sometimes it all comes out okay, but one slip of the creative-knife and things can end up looking just plain weird.

So make fun of the current jersey all you like, I really don’t think it’s bad at all.  And besides… there’s plenty of evidence that things can end up much, much worse.

Update November 13th: New jersey released.  Official.

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