Sunday night in the pre game warm up Canuckswinger Jannik Hansen grabbed himself a pen and brought his stick over to legendary KISS front man Gene Simmons for an autograph signing.
Gene, Shannon Tweed and daughter (19 year old) Sophie took in pre-game warm-up Sunday from the penalty box and Jannik Hansen, typically the one asked for his autograph, put the shoe on the other foot and approached Gene to sign his stick.
Gene Simmons had this to say about his John Hancock.
“I’m not surprised [Hansen] came over. He’s clearly a powerful and attractive man and he recognizes the God of Thunder who walks the Earth and he came to pay homage.”
The Simmons were in town to film an episode of Family Jewels.
Asked about the moment and Hansen had this to say.
“I asked him before I skated over there and obviously I had to get a pen, it’s not something I run around with in my pants.”
Jason Blake continued to make up for lost time with two goals and an assist as the Anaheim Ducks stayed hot in a 4-2 victory
Vancouver had won four of its previous five. But with the Simmons around took one on the chin Sunday night.
Syrup Can Be Kept In Fridge For UP To 1 Year
Four or five days ago ESPN first broke the story about LA Kings forward Dustin Penner and his now famous PANCAKE injury.
I had no idea a stack of pancakes could cause such a slick mess, but it has, and on Tuesday the Vancouver Canucks fans let him have it.
Allegedly Penner and his weak back went out while “eating” pancakes.
Can’t win in Cali
The Los Angeles Kings took a rough road game to the Vancouver Canucks last night, controlling play and pushing the pace in a 3-2 shootout victory at Rogers Arena.
The loss to the Kings was the second straight game given up to a visiting California team after the Anaheim Ducks took it to Vancouver in a two-goal loss over the weekend.
The Hat Trick
A 1:00pm Start? Seriously?
The San Jose Sharks and the Vancouver Canucks will meet for the third time in four weeks on Saturday afternoon as part of a very heavy day of NHL action.
San Jose Sharks (26-13-5) at Vancouver Canucks (28-15-4)
When: 4:00 PM ET, Saturday, January 21, 2012
Where: Rogers Arena, Vancouver, British Columbia
Broadcast: NHLN-US (HD), CSN-CA (HD), SNET-P ...
Three key aspects of the Kings’ 3-2 shootout victory over the Vancouver Canucks...
1. SHAKE IT UP IN SHOOTOUT
The Kings, one of the most-successful shootout teams in the NHL last season, had been 3-5 in the shootout this season and had l...
ANDY LEFKOWITZ STATS Writer While the playoff race is just heating up for most NHL clubs, matchups between the San Jose Sharks and Vancouver Canucks have already had the intensity of a postseason series.
The division leaders face off for the fourth and final time in the regular season Saturday when the Sharks visit Vancouver.
The three previous meetings resulted in 3-2 scores with...
Add another Shark to the injured list as rookie Tommy Wingels won't be in the lineup Saturday when the Sharks face the Vancouver Canucks.
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