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Rick Rypien – My favourite Canuck of all time

Miss You Ryp! In the depths of my worst NHL hockey withdrawals I think back to a happier time when players dashed and skates flashed, and a good portion of my memories involve Rick Rypien. Of all the Vancouver NHL’ers to leave a mark over the years Rypien’s determination on and off the ice resonates with me more than any other player. It isn’t about the goals, assists, or penalty...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
December 04, 2012  |  1 Comment

Moments in time: Canucks fans remember the fearless Rick Rypien

RIP Ryp #ForeverACanucks #37RYP It has been one year since the tragic and untimely passing of Rick Rypien. The scrappy Canucks forward took his own life in his Coleman, Alberta home one year ago today. Rypien often described as a caring a gentle person had struggled with depression for well over ten years. He took two lengthy leaves of absence from the Canucks to deal with his personal...
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

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