News

Canucks to honor 1994 team at Heritage Classic

Canucks to honor 1994 team at Heritage Classic

Photo: Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks will honor members of the team that made it to Game 7 of the 1994 Stanley Cup finals when they host the Ottawa Senators next month in the outdoor Heritage Classic.

Trevor Linden, Kirk MacLean, Cliff Ronning, Jyrki Lumme, Gino Odjick, Dave Babych and Geoff Courtnall are among things expected to be in attendance for the game at B.C. Place Stadium on March 2.

In addition, former head coach and general manager Pat Quinn and former assistant coach Stan Smyl are also expected to be on hand.

One player not on the list of attendees is Pavel Bure, who had his No. 10 retired by the Canucks earlier this season.

Vancouver was beaten in the 1994 Cup finals by the New York Rangers, who earned their first championship since 1940.

 

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Wildlife agencies plan to restore grizzlies in Washington

Fresh
grizzly bear

Conservationists want to bring back endangered species

in Local

Judge orders Postal Service to pay damages to whistleblower

Fresh
mail room

Gov't lawyer hopes case will be warning to employers

in Local

Washington health exchange needed 4 days to fix overbilling

Fresh
health exchange

13k customers had double or triple payments taken

in Local

Lawyer: Second autopsy shows officers shot man from behind

Fresh
police in car

Independent autopsy contradicts official investigation

in Local

Scammers target Bellingham heating company customers

Fresh
phone scam

Criminals impersonate local servicemen, bilk homeowners