Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 4/22/13
Outdoor Wear Canucks Nation knows full well that their team has had more costume changes over the years than Justin Timberlake as host of Saturday Night Live, but could there be one final changing of the guard? We’re talking something permanent; something that will last 100 years like the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs world-wide recognized brands. It may not be a popular idea, considering the alterations that seem to occur every couple seasons, but let’s for argument’s sake say there will be one more. Next season’s still unconfirmed Heritage Classic at BC Place could be the venue for the Vancouver Canucks’ organization to test something new, or old, out. Am I suggesting the retirement of the beloved Orca? Perhaps that is the easiest option regardless of its popularity, which is split down the middle. The club added the killer whale to its uniforms back in 1997, two years after Orca Bay Sports and Entertainment was founded. Of course Orca Bay no longer exists and the orga...
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