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In case you were wondering about the severity of the psychological scarring suffered by some Vancouver Canucks fans after losing the Stanley Cup to the Boston Bruins: It apparently runs "I'll make a 10-minute propaganda piece with clips from 'The Daily Show' to demonize the Bruins" deep.
That said: This is wickedly entertaining, intercutting between the Bruins' words and deeds in a way that paints them as walking contradictions.
Punctuating the whole video essay: Clips from "The Daily Show" (and one hilarious "King of the Hill" cameo) that were so meticulously chosen and brilliantly deployed that a few YouTube commenters actually believed Jon Stewart had taken a position on the Canucks vs. Bruins feud.
(We will note the irony in using Stewart's epic takedown of FOX News to make a point in a one-sided trashing against the opposition.)
It's the greatest hits of the rivalry, like finger biting and Brad Marchand's "hip chec...
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Take note ladies (and gents)
Cody Hodgson, the Vancouver Canucks‘ rookie who has worked tirelessly all season to prove himself, is, in fact, a stud.
Did you know?
Here are a few reasons why the Vancouver Canucks Co-ho is studworthy:
1. He’s becoming a Canucks sharp shooter
Cody just scored, off the post and in.
With three of the past six power play goals for the Canucks...
Zdeno Chara’s resume has be en very impressive during his time with the Boston Bruins, and now he's adding a new accolade. Chara has been named one of the captains for the upcoming All-Star weekend. The announcement was made by the NHL and NHLPA. Chara will be sharing the title of captain with Ottawa Senators right winger Daniel Alfredsson. The two players will take part in...
TAMPA -- As the struggling Bruins, losers of 2-of-3 thus far on the four-game trip that concludes tomorrow night in New Jersey, got ready to head to the airport this morning, defenseman Zdeno Chara learned he'd been named one of the captains for the upcoming NHL All-Star Game in Ottawa. ...
The Bruins may have cooled off a little in the last week but that doens't mean they weren't able to score some dazzling goals. Check out the three Captain Morgan Goal of the Week candidates below and cast your vote. Patrice Bergeron at Florida: Nathan Horton's first goal at Tampa Bay: Milan Lucic at Carolina: Did Patrice Bergeron, Nathan Horton or Milan Lucic Score the...
Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara will see some familiar faces behind the bench at the NHL All-Star game.
Claude Julien and his Boston staff will handle coaching duties for Chara's team at the league's showcase event Jan. 29 in Ottawa. Julien will be joined by Bruins assistants Doug Houda, Doug Jarvis and Geoff Ward.
The NHL also announced Friday that John Tortorella of the...
NEWARK--For two periods, the Bruins looked more like the team that stumbled through Carolina and Tampa than the one that took the NHL by storm in November and December.
But a terrific third period landed them a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey ...
The Stanley Cup was on display at Kennedy Space Center’s Rocket Garden at 11 am EST. The Stanley Cup was awarded to the Boston Bruins after winning the 2011 National Hockey League (NHL) Championship. According to NHL tradition, owners and coaches are awarded 24 hours to spend with the cup.Chairman and CEO Jeremy Jacobs is using his allocate time to bring it to NASA’s Kennedy...
Although Zdeno Chara’s humungous six-foot-nine frame may instill fear in the hearts of opposing players, the scariest figure in the league right now might be disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan. The former Red Wing and future hall-of-famer has brought a new hard-nosed approach to assessing suspensions and fines to players whose actions are deemed inappropriate in the eyes of the...
Nathan Horton and Gregory Campbell scored in a 35-second span in a four-goal third period that carried the Boston Bruins to a 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday.
The Bruins spent 40 minutes last night staring at the ice as if it were a befuddling crossword puzzle, scratching around for a word to start things rolling. For two periods, nothing down, nothing across. Shift after shift, blank stares and a game sheet to match.
Mired in somewhat of a mini-slump, the Boston Bruins needed only one good period to beat the New Jersey Devils and get back on track.
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...