One of National Hockey League’s most celebrated franchises is all set to take on the Winnipeg Jets in what is expected to be a teeth clenching game. Free up your schedule to become witness to the exciting hockey event that will present a clash between the Vancouver Canucks and the Jets. The game will take place at the MTS Centre which is located in the downtown area of Winnipeg. Confirm a place for yourself at the bleachers simply by getting Vancouver Canucks tickets as soon as possible.
National Hockey League
Silver, White, Green and Blue
Anthropomorphic Killer Whale named Fin Orca
Championships & Wins
3 Conference Championships
2 Presidents’ Trophies
10 Division Championships
Why You Need To Be At the MTS Centre
The forthcoming event will present a contest of skill, strategy and execution where the Canucks will be challenging the Jets at their home ground. These National Hockey League titans will battle it out for the big win at the indoor sports complex situated in Manitoba, Canada. Inaugurated in 2004, the MTS Centre is currently operated and owned by the True North Sports & Entertainment Company. The one hundred and seventy five million dollar facility has provided its grounds to teams namely Winnipeg Alliance FC and Manitoba Moose. Catering to as much as sixteen thousand audiences for one event, the popular sport’s facility is inviting hockey enthusiasts to an upcoming game.
Team Formation & Facts
The Vancouver Canucks were drafted into the National Hockey League in 1970 after which an expansion draft took place. Players that were chosen to become a part of the Canucks include Orland Kurtenbach, Pat Quinn and Dale Tallon. The ice hockey team played its first game in the NHL in October, 1970. The game was against Los Angeles Kings and ended with a score of 3-1. The Canuck’s first successful season was in 1974 when the team made its way to the playoffs with a score of thirty eight wins and ten ties. In the same year, the Canucks competed in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Over the years, the successful team has bagged three Conference titles, ten Division championships and two Presidents’ trophies.
The Vancouver Canucks are currently managed by Mike Gillis and play under the coachmanship of John Tortorella. With Henrik Sedin as the team’s captain, the current roster for the Canucks includes defensemen Alberts, Bieksa, Edler, Garrison, Hamhuis, Stanton, Tanev and Weber; right wingers Burrows, Hansen, Kassian, Richardson and Weise and left wingers Sestito, Higgins and Booth. They are joined by goaltenders Luongo and Lack and center players Schroeder, Santorelli, Kesler and Dalpe. Watch your favorite team compete simply by buying Vancouver Canucks tickets.