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Poll: Should the Canucks give the Green Men free season tickets? (216 member(s) have cast votes)

would you want the canucks to give the green men free season tickets

  1. Yes, they are halarious and i would love to see them there every game (132 votes [61.11%])

    Percentage of vote: 61.11%

  2. No, nothing they do is worth giving them free season tickets (84 votes [38.89%])

    Percentage of vote: 38.89%

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#31 Zoolander

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 05:33 PM

Not a chance in hell. Pay for them like everyone else.


Someone's just bitter they're not as cool as the Green Guys :bigblush:
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Posted 22 August 2012 - 05:46 PM

Watching them around the box with Eager in it is worth a free ticket, getting under Glen Healys skin is pretty cool as well.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 05:51 PM

Someone's just bitter they're not as cool as the Green Guys :bigblush:


Oh, absolutely :(
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Posted 22 August 2012 - 06:00 PM

Yeah I think me and Force deserve to get free tickets.


Oh wait ... I mean ... They do deserve them...

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 06:00 PM

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 06:07 PM

If they have access to whatever games they wish to attend already, then I'd say no. I agree with the idea that they should go and have some fun with the children as well. Marquee match-ups would be the best, particularly hockey night in canada games with the most wide span of viewers. Perhaps 5-6 free games per year, or a few less if they can already readily afford the tickets?

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 06:47 PM

No thanks. This affects the franchise's bottom line, and it has good money riding on those seats.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 06:49 PM

They should get tickets at a discounted price.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 08:14 PM

No. As much as I've enjoyed their entertaining antics, it's their contribution as FANS that make it special. Free season tickets would essentially make them employees of Orca Bay like Fin.

It's not all bad for the Green Men though as they've picked up some endorsement deals along the way.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 08:20 PM

Why should those douche bags get 10,000 dollar season tickets for putting on green tights. If thats the case then the oakland raiders would go broke if they gave season tickets away for fans dressing up in costumes. I personally don't care for the green guys.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 08:37 PM

Or give them 1 out of every 3 home games free with discounts on the rest.
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Posted 22 August 2012 - 09:16 PM

Yeah, in exchange for some charity work in the community. I'm sure the kids in Children's hospital would love to meet them and have pictures with them.


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Posted 22 August 2012 - 09:45 PM

I know their schtick is getting old to some people, but I still find them extremely humorous. I say give them at least a discount.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 09:59 PM

I may be one of the few, but I think these guys shouldn't even be allowed to do that. Fair enough It was funny the first season (kids love'em) ...but half the crap they do would get anybody else kicked out.

The fact that they would go to a Canucks game, and waste amazing seats by watching them through green panty hose just so they can be on TV says it all.

I mean, give the seats to some poor kids if you aren't going to watch properly. At least they'd watch the ice and be respectful of the players.

I'd be fine with them popping up once in a while. (the kids love'em)
Playoffs?- fine. That's cool.

But should they pay? HELL EFFIN YES.

If they can afford to waste incredible seats for the last 2 seasons, they can definitely afford it for the next season. They are lucky to have gotten free tickets at all.

Some might say I should lighten up, but I ask you this my fellow fan...

To what stadiums do the Canucks visit, where a couple of guys are allowed to affect players focus every time a penalty is served? It's a distraction from the game, but it's allowed because it's funny?

If I had to compromise, I'd say the Green men just need to tone it down.
Their gig would be just as affective, if they simply just sat and stared at the penalized player. Stop with the borderline bad taste prop gags.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 10:28 PM

Green men are so played

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 10:35 PM

Yeah, in exchange for some charity work in the community. I'm sure the kids in Children's hospital would love to meet them and have pictures with them.


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Posted 22 August 2012 - 10:37 PM

<p>They should be allowed to touch the glass/p>

Edited by Holmgren's Pair, 22 August 2012 - 10:44 PM.


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Posted 22 August 2012 - 10:43 PM

As McFly says,these guys are screwing with the opposition and distracting from the game.

No way would I want a Canuck to be screwed with in this manner-or worse- in another arena.

Get rid of these jokers.

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Posted 22 August 2012 - 10:47 PM

From a fan's perspective, hell yes, but from the Canucks Organization perspective, of coarse not. They haven't really brought that much more revenue because no one is going there just to see the Green Men, but it might have increased in the rate in which people want to buy seats around them, or even try to steal their spots. Hell, teams and players have complained about them, so the Canucks don't really see it as anything important, and plus giving tickets away to them would seem unfair to the rest. But if I was the Canucks I would give them free season tickets, frack yeah, you know how expensive they are? The Green Men are gradually becoming an icon apart of this franchise and will obviously go down in history, and they should be supported, why not make more out of this and create something deeper and even more creative to add to this franchise, the fans at the games are boring enough. However, the reason they are not going to be paid to attend games is because no one was paying them initially, it was on their own initiative to come and do this.

Edited by CrousettCanuck, 22 August 2012 - 10:52 PM.


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Posted 22 August 2012 - 10:59 PM

I can't believe the majority are saying yes :picard:
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Posted 23 August 2012 - 12:22 AM

The community work idea as someone mentioned would be a great idea.

Other than that, the Green men should only go to playoffs, and only a few reg season games: Chicago, Boston, Calgary, Toronto, etc.

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 02:07 AM

I think their dads have season tickets

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 06:17 AM

82 games is a lot to come up with new material for.

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 06:38 AM

They had me at handstand.....

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 07:28 AM

lol no. They can pay


You serious is it coming out of your pocket FREE

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 07:43 AM

It's up to the Canucks management, so why are we arguing about it? If I was the Canucks I'd give them 1/2 season's tickets. Considering how quiet, and reserved Rogers Arena gets, there's no question the Green Men's antics get's the crowd motivated.






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Posted 23 August 2012 - 08:17 AM

Sure, encourage moronic behaviour by rewarding them with free tickets.  Next thing you know there will be other idiots trying to out do them so they can get free tickets as well. If those goofs were "sitting" in front of me, or close enough to infringe on my enjoyment of the game, you better believe I would be complaining.

Edited by dorrcoq, 23 August 2012 - 08:19 AM.


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Posted 23 August 2012 - 08:19 AM

Nope, they are using the Canucks to increase their own popularity. If anything they should be paying the Canucks for the marketing the club has done. lol

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Posted 23 August 2012 - 08:30 AM

They should pay like everyone else. I'm sure they get money by doing stuff around town as the green men

Edited by Mayray2112, 23 August 2012 - 08:33 AM.


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Posted 23 August 2012 - 08:40 AM

The list is too extreme. You can either love them and keys to the city or hate them and their mothers too.

While they can be funny sometimes, there is no reason that it earns them tickets.

Edited by TimberWolf, 23 August 2012 - 08:41 AM.

I was saying Lu-Urns...

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