Canadiens top Canucks in overtime

...MONTREAL - David Desharnais scored 3:25 into overtime to lead the Montreal Canadiens to a comeback 4-3 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Monday night.The Canadiens improved to 14-3-2 with their first OT win of the season.A short-handed goal...

Tommy Chong takes stage in 'Marijuana-Logues'

...nightclub that offered improvisational comedy. Chong had dropped out of high school to pursue music, touring for a time with the Vancouvers, for which he co-wrote the rhythm and blues hit, "Does Your Mama Know About Me." Say what you will now about the subject...

Palmieri's overtime goal lifts Devils

...the New Jersey Devils endured a third-period rally by the Vancouver Canucks for a 4-3 victory Sunday night.The Canucks tied...Ryan Miller made 24 saves, Chris Higgins also scored and Vancouver lost its third in a row.Higgins scored 2:20 into the game...

Winning medal tally eases Russia's pain from Vancouver debacle

...post-Soviet athletic decline hit bottom at the Vancouver Olympics, where the once dominant winter...medals table, just like Canada did in Vancouver," said Alexander Legkov, who won the...Canadians finished first in gold medals in Vancouver, but were third in the overall tally...

New York Rangers win seventh in a row

...CANUCKS 2In Ottawa, Ontario, Bobby Ryan and Chris Wideman had power-play goals, Erik Karlsson also scored and Ottawa beat Vancouver. CAPITALS 5, FLYERS 2In Philadelphia, Jason Chimera had two goals and an assist to lead Washington to a 5-2 victory over...

Vancouver gets 2010 Winter Games

PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- Vancouver was awarded the 2010 Winter Olympics...Minister Jean Chretien, part of the Vancouver delegation in Prague. "It'll...first round with 51, followed by Vancouver with 40 and Salzburg with 16. But...

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Vancouver: Ethnic food, Stanley Park and raindrops

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Shake the raindrops...half its population foreign-born, Vancouver is one of the most ethnically mixed cities...whopping $85 apiece. Three-quarters of Vancouver's restaurants are independently owned...

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Vancouver Grizzlies back up for sale

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- The Vancouver Grizzlies were back on the block Friday after prospective...agreement on the termination of the purchase agreement for the Vancouver Grizzlies to the Lauries," said Stan McCammon, deputy chairman...

IOC praises Vancouver; NYC 2012 bid could be hurt

LONDON -- Vancouver emerged as the favorite to land the...its odds could be harmed further if Vancouver beats Pyeongchang, South Korea, and...would host "very good" Olympics. But Vancouver came out with the most positive and...

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Vancouver answers Carolina scoring spree with big goal of its own

...early second-period attack and put the Vancouver Canucks back in control.They maintained...saves in place of Roberto Luongo to help Vancouver earn just its third win in 11 games...only the third time in 11 games that Vancouver scored at least three goals.Jordan...