Jump to content
The Official Site of the Vancouver Canucks
Canucks Community

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'twitter'.

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


Forums

  • Canucks Discussion
    • Canucks Talk
    • Current Roster
    • Abbotsford Canucks Talk
    • Prospects / In the System
  • Hockey Discussion
    • General Hockey Discussion
    • Trades, Rumours, Signings
    • Proposals and Armchair GM'ing
    • Fantasy Hockey
  • General Discussion
    • Off-Topic General
    • Sports
    • White Noise
    • Creative and Media Forum
  • Support and Feedback
    • Support and Feedback
  • CDC Foodie Group's Topics
  • Victoria Royals Fan Club's Topics
  • The Fruits of CDC's Fruit Talk
  • The Fruits of CDC's Canucks Talk
  • The Fruits of CDC's White Noise
  • The Fruits of CDC's My Little Pony Friendship is Magic
  • Blackjack and Hookers's GDT/PGT
  • Blackjack and Hookers's Hockey Talk
  • Blackjack and Hookers's Post Ya Tunes!
  • Blackjack and Hookers's General Discussion
  • Mafia: The Game's Topics
  • Bring back Nikita Tryamkin - memebership counts!'s Tryamkin talk

Blogs

  • canucks_freak77's Blog
  • momhockey's Blog
  • Team 1040 Oct 20
  • Game Log
  • Belgian Canucks
  • momhockey's Blog
  • William_Clarkson's Blog
  • Nancy Henderson's Blog
  • javanuk's Blog
  • keeet's Blog
  • ihaveyuidonttouchme's Blog
  • Mike the Yankee's Blog
  • TOMapleLaughs' Blog
  • keeet's Blog
  • Hockey IQ: by S N Y P E R S 7
  • StealthNuck's Blog
  • apowers' Blog
  • dreamit live it love it
  • Benning the bitch
  • Mason Raymond's Blog
  • nkirkby86's Blog
  • J-Nux's Bloggin on Nucks
  • Personal Power Predictions
  • Taylor Ellington's Blog
  • nkirkby86's Blog
  • Jeneva's Blog
  • SandCassels on the Beach
  • Mike Macri's Blog
  • Mike.Gillis' Blog
  • Rebel Yell's Blog
  • (New) 2015 Vancouver Canucks playoff push
  • Ryan Kesler's Blog
  • Mike.Gillis' Blog
  • edk44's Blog
  • CALGARY!'s Blog
  • Tom Lupton's Blog
  • critically canuck
  • edk44's Blog
  • The Complacent Canuck Web Page
  • Game Log Typer's Blog
  • Canucksfan1983's Blog
  • CanDoCanucks' Blog
  • The Complacent Canuck
  • Sunny D's Blog
  • HeadToTheNet
  • CanDoCanucks' Blog
  • Gstank29's Blog
  • Fin's Blog
  • headtothenet's Blog
  • 829411's Blog
  • Pete the Cat - "I Love My Canucks"
  • Chuck on the Nucks
  • SJ Stevens
  • Tystick's Blog
  • Cool Hand Luke's Blog
  • vancouver rule's Blog
  • SJ Stevens' Blog
  • The Canuck-ticons
  • Cody Hodgson's Blog
  • Justin077's Blog
  • Dave67Orlando's Blog
  • .
  • Cory Schneider's Blog
  • Justin077's Blog
  • wcvail's Blog
  • Gstank29's Blog
  • DJ Dave's Musings....
  • Inkin3n's Blog About Draft and Trades.
  • wcvail's Blog
  • Mathew Barzal's Blog
  • Eric Southward's Blog
  • one night's Blog
  • edk44's Blog
  • Narwhal Hockey
  • Darcy Hordichuk's Blog
  • Chiller Instinct (the non-blog)
  • parker brown's Blog
  • Narwhal Hockey
  • Curtis Sanford's Blog
  • Canucks covered
  • Reffering sucks at game 6
  • SandCassels on the Beach
  • Life on the Road with John Garrett
  • Bazooka's Blog
  • philip_caoili79's Blog
  • GrayThoughts
  • The Official Optimist Prime Blog
  • 22Raph33's Blog
  • philip_caoili79's Blog
  • The unknowledgeable, emotional Canucks fan.
  • CanucksCorner.com
  • There Is A New D-man In Van – Exclusive Interview With Lee Sweatt
  • gsoligo's Blog
  • BoneOzone's Blog
  • puckman's Blog
  • burrows talk
  • gsoligo's Blog
  • the power of believe
  • vannered's Blog
  • Canuckada's Blog
  • calgarykiwi's Blog
  • TheGuardian
  • Irrefutable Frassings
  • Vlas=d's Blog
  • kesler17rulez's Blog
  • "Houston, We Have A Problem"
  • k25's Blog
  • Vlas=d's Blog
  • car_dee's Blog
  • n/a
  • Everything us 'normal' people deal with.
  • car_dee's Blog
  • The Canuck Puck
  • Opmac's Hockey Report
  • Pierre's_Monster's Blog
  • Canuck555's Blog
  • NJ Canucks Fan
  • The Real Optimist Prime's Blog
  • Ajit's Blog
  • Anchors and Freedom
  • VanGnome Musings
  • N4ZZY's Blog
  • steadyfan's Blog
  • test
  • The Hornet's Blog
  • Hooked on Hockey History
  • steadyfan's Blog
  • philbarney Blog
  • CF94's Blog
  • BurnabyJoe's Blog
  • A rookie in the world of hockey perspective
  • trek's Blog
  • canuckshockeyblog.com
  • everlastingcanuck's Blog
  • Kontinental Blog
  • CANUCKS HOCKEY BLOG
  • everlastingcanuck's Blog
  • rain's Blog
  • Canucks Blog
  • Super Canuck Fan
  • Financial Advisor for a changing economy
  • Mathieu Schneider's Blog
  • State of the Franchise
  • Carson Graham's Blog
  • OscarZeni's Blog
  • Carson Graham's Blog
  • Unjust Ban od Kurisu
  • CHB
  • OscarZeni's Blog
  • Infanteer's Blog
  • BaldJet
  • Canucks Hockey Blog
  • forrestgump's Blog
  • ccrdh's Blog
  • DanceLittleLiar's Blog
  • forrestgump's Blog
  • ccrdh's Blog
  • CharlesW's Blog
  • jakeonmt.pleasant's Blog
  • Hello Smiley's Blog
  • ChiefNuck's Blog
  • jakeonmt.pleasant's Blog
  • Hello Smiley's Blog
  • Jules' Jumpoff
  • Nothing.
  • cheng's Blog
  • Fantasy Forecast
  • Alex Burrows Married
  • JenBCanucksFan's Blog
  • Ambulocetus' Blog
  • MR PC Repair Van's Blog
  • hindsight Blog
  • Pinhead's Blog
  • MR PC Repair Van's Blog
  • uniontory's Blog
  • Pinhead's Blog
  • The Gangsta Blog
  • canuckfanallheart's Blog
  • Snipes_91's Blog
  • Canucksfan1983's Blog
  • canuckfanallheart's Blog
  • Snipes_91's Blog
  • Behind Closed Doors
  • stacey07's Blog
  • StealthNuck's Blog
  • skc's Blog
  • Mr.Rucknucks' Blog
  • Admin 2's Blog
  • fire10's Blog
  • Mr.Rucknucks' Blog
  • Bright End Of Nowhere
  • fire10's Blog
  • BananaMash's Mashup
  • Venom52's Blog
  • appleman's Blog
  • mikey2's Blog
  • Canucks Pragmatism
  • Sun Coast's Blog
  • mikey2's Blog
  • CanucksHockeyBlog
  • Luongo is my homeboy's Blog
  • KESBURRLOU3's Blog
  • canuck_trevor16's Blog
  • Luongo is my homeboy's Blog
  • Ravings
  • Schneider's Teeth's Blog
  • Sir Spam-a-lot's Blog
  • Newsflash's Blog
  • canucks_df's Blog
  • mygame's Blog
  • Newsflash's Blog
  • ipstech's Blog
  • canuckfan94
  • kes17ler's Blog
  • Jayou's Blog
  • rohan10's Blog
  • wallpapers by VAGHA
  • BLOLOLOLOG
  • rohan10's Blog
  • VAGHA's Blog
  • Humble Rodent's Blog
  • steelers_luongo's Blog
  • Captain Hindsight's Blog
  • Hockey Blog In Canuckland
  • steelers_luongo's Blog
  • Captain Hindsight's Blog
  • k25's In-Depth Vancouver Canucks Game Summaries
  • cremers' Blog
  • hockeystar's Blog
  • CanuckNation 2.0
  • 99 nicole woodcock says' Blog
  • WindSplash's Blog
  • Justine Galo's Canucks Blog
  • 99 nicole woodcock says' Blog
  • WindSplash's Blog
  • Salmon Kings Booster Club's Blog
  • Agnew32's Blog
  • ceceliya's Blog
  • The Coach's Korner
  • 99 nicole woodcock says' Blog
  • ceceliya's Blog
  • The Coach's Blog
  • M.Ryder79's Blog
  • Vanfan99's Blog
  • Parksy's Corner's Blog
  • Happy Halloween
  • moa123's Blog
  • Parksy's Corner's Blog
  • Burrows return
  • dfdfd's Blog
  • Bleeding Blue and Green
  • hockeybear's Blog
  • moonnica's Blog
  • We Are All Canuckleheads
  • Keep your head up!
  • edmond_switzerland's Blog
  • Unsung
  • Nick-Nack's Blog
  • Cole's Goals
  • The Ridge's
  • Canuck Way
  • The Ridge's
  • sddsds' Blog
  • paulineschrappel's Blog
  • King Leonidas I's Blog
  • candygirlgogo's Blog
  • leftcoastbydesign.ca
  • canucksuberalles' Blog
  • CFC 2012's Blog
  • Canucks Army
  • canucksuberalles' Blog
  • gitseguk1973's Blog
  • thepurpleplatypus' Blog
  • cew's Blog
  • gitseguk1973's Blog
  • Canucks Army's Fan Zone Blog
  • cew's Blog
  • gitseguk1973's Blog
  • The Orca Zone
  • cew's Blog
  • The Canucks Report
  • Vancan Outta The Blue
  • Basti's Blog
  • Pailus' Blog
  • Vancan Outta The Blue
  • Lillian's Blog
  • Hocker16's Blog
  • rain's Blog
  • canucklehead1994's Blog
  • Hocker16's Blog
  • MLT's Blog
  • canucklehead1994's Blog
  • Canucks fan in the UK' Blog
  • MLT's Blog
  • abbyroadkill's Blog
  • Canucks fan in the UK' Blog
  • diesel_3's Blog
  • Canuckle All-Star's Blog
  • Raine Maida's Blog
  • Blowing Steam
  • sun159159's Blog
  • duece16's Blog
  • Blowing Steam
  • TheMysteryFan's Blog
  • luongomyhero1's Blog
  • Jordan_Canucks' Blog
  • TheMysteryFan's Blog
  • luongomyhero1's Blog
  • bluehost.com
  • Canucklehead Kayli's Blog
  • Braddowski's Blog
  • Dedicated Servers
  • CanuckleheadKayli13's Blog
  • Cr8zyCanuck's Blog
  • Westy's Countdown to 40
  • avelanch's Blog
  • English 104W Essay
  • Realtor Rod's Blog
  • towel power
  • 30 and starting hockey!
  • Realtor Rod's Blog
  • hkwhat's Blog
  • gurmy_33's Blog
  • Wantsumadis' Blog
  • Towel Power
  • tottenham_ninja's Blog
  • Internet Trashcan
  • Jaku's Blog
  • The Daily Beaver
  • Trevor's Blog
  • Axcalibur's Blog
  • The Daily Beaver
  • CANUCKS HOCKEY BLOG
  • Axcalibur's Blog
  • chefmato's Blog
  • Canuck Puck
  • Vandellay's Blog
  • WhereIsStanley's Blog
  • Mutterings that deserve more play
  • LOOOOOOOOUser's Blog
  • elvis15's Blog
  • Ryan Johnson's Blog
  • bandwagon00's Blog
  • elvis15's Blog
  • brandon5's 1st Blog
  • chickenman92's Blog
  • WhereIsStanley's Blog
  • The Vancouver Canucks in High Definition
  • Canucks through the eyes of a girly girl Blog
  • Vancouver Canucks 2012 Blog
  • The Cachinnator's Blog
  • Sharan
  • Is Lou Happy With Tonight Against Washington?
  • brandon5's Blog
  • tengo124's Blog
  • HockeyHobo73's Blog
  • Samantha's Blog
  • keyhockey
  • our time is now's Blog
  • Want to sing a Get Well Soon card?
  • xtreme's Blog
  • our time is now's Blog
  • Meet a CDC Member
  • xtreme's Blog
  • our time is now's Blog
  • CanucksNetwork.com's Blog
  • kellyjr88's Blog
  • Luongo down and out
  • CanucksNetwork.com's Blog
  • The Thin Blue Line
  • Hash Mark Hax
  • Jane Canuck
  • Hockey News
  • GayCanuck's Blog
  • The Toronto Maple Laughs
  • WizardousSedinerie's Blog
  • Hash Mark Hax
  • Behind Enemy Lines
  • Superfan91's Blog
  • tanvir33's Blog
  • CanucksRealist's Blog
  • Superfan91's Blog
  • TheCanuckBeatle's Blog
  • Brought to you by BCBerrie
  • The Canucklehead
  • TheCanuckBeatle's Blog
  • Charles An's Blog
  • 3:10 To Overtime
  • Canucks Stats
  • Almira Chow's Blog
  • canucksatw's Blog
  • Canucks Analysis
  • Why Ryan Keser Will Win The Selke
  • J529's Blog
  • 1stetmoney's Blog
  • canucksnhl's Blog
  • J529's Blog
  • stetmoney's Blog
  • canucksnhl's Blog
  • J529's Blog
  • BXA's Blog
  • ace2011's Blog
  • hospital's Blog
  • Anit-BXA's Blog
  • KESLER<3's Blog
  • hospital's Blog
  • KESLER<3's Blog
  • malHOEtra
  • Shift-4's Blog
  • RayTamKesBeeks' Blog
  • malHOEtra's Blog
  • Shift-4's Blog
  • Superfan91's Blog
  • soniccherry's Blog
  • cover's Blog
  • Rd's Blog
  • soniccherry's Blog
  • cover's Blog
  • RonilD8's Blog
  • handymanlondon's Blog
  • Wesker's Blog
  • MikeMan's Blog
  • knowitall3's Blog
  • Blue and Green.
  • alexburrows<3
  • Hudzie's Blog
  • Skies and Leaves.
  • Joseph Trenton - Canucks Buzz
  • haggis' Blog
  • Steven Stamkos 91's Blog
  • dah81's Blog
  • BrowntoBure
  • busser1's Blog
  • dah81's Blog
  • Tough Guy Wanted for Hire
  • busser1's Blog
  • Amazing Grace
  • The Winningest Road % In History?
  • busser1's Blog
  • 1369's Blog
  • Drunken Nucks Talk
  • bobbyluongo1's Blog
  • pimpcurtly's Blog
  • Drunken Nucks Talk
  • apowers' Blog
  • Doughty
  • Xterra-Ferra's Blog
  • apowers' Blog
  • VanHockeyTalk
  • fanzone2010's Blog
  • Demetrius' Blog
  • Daver Triemstra's Blog
  • fanzone2010's Blog
  • E-Reader Blog
  • CanucksFanatic27's Blog
  • The Benuck
  • E-Reader Blog
  • CanucksFanatic27's Blog
  • Delete
  • Insights of a 12 year old
  • LostViking's Blog
  • KE2205's Blog
  • NHL News n Notes
  • Where to goto on game night in Calgary...
  • KE2205's Blog
  • Marbulinek's Blog
  • mike demoulpied's Blog
  • Ping.Off The Crossbar
  • dolemelange's Blog
  • canuckeye's blog
  • Ping.Off The Crossbar
  • Rey's Blog
  • canuckeye's Blog
  • canucks top scorer's Blog
  • wakawaka's Blog
  • canucks eye
  • stetmoney's Blog
  • wakawaka's Blog
  • New EPIC Canucks Video
  • stetmoney's Blog
  • OrcaKlanChief's Blog
  • Kesler's Happy Dance's Blog
  • stetmoney's Blog
  • OrcaKlanChief's Blog
  • Captain Canuck 16's Blog
  • THE BEST CANUCK STRATEGY?????
  • Canuckus Ruckus
  • Captain Canuck 16's Blog
  • lu-one-go's Blog
  • GOOS3D's Blog
  • oldnews
  • The Five Hole
  • Spidey's Blog
  • oldnews' Blog
  • DynamiteTNT's Blog
  • Cleowin Canucks Blog
  • yungdrug's Blog
  • DynamiteTNT's Blog
  • aqua59's Blog
  • yungdrug's Blog
  • Pucks and Balls
  • The Week That Was
  • canuckcan's Blog
  • John Bain Sports
  • jdlombardozzi's Blog
  • canuckcan's Blog
  • Kack Zassian
  • C-force
  • DThomson12
  • Kack Zassians
  • in_luongo_we_trust's Blog
  • MrsSoccerLuver's Blog
  • Vancouver Canucks Discussion
  • The Reverend's Blog
  • The boy is all Canucks!'s Blog
  • Vancouver Canucks Discussion
  • D33GS Blog
  • The boy is all Canucks!'s Blog
  • Vancouver Canucks Discussion
  • D13G0 DA SNIPUR's Blog
  • forever #21
  • Vancouver Canucks Discussion
  • Euge's Blog
  • mjenkins' Blog
  • euge's Blog
  • stetmoney's Blog
  • @Shawn_Fisher Blog
  • Canucks Blog
  • 6string's Blog
  • Fisher's Blog
  • wrightguycalgary's Blog
  • 6string's Blog
  • Fisher's Blog
  • wrightguycalgary's Blog
  • Moma2's Blog
  • Surviving Vancouver
  • wrightguycalgary's Blog
  • The Roxy
  • winmazing's Blog
  • Ishkur's Blog
  • The Roxy
  • Skana's Blog
  • Ishkur's Blog
  • RPM22's Blog
  • :D's Blog
  • SAMJAM99'S CANUCKS VIDEOS
  • RPM22's Blog
  • :D's Blog
  • We Are All Canucks
  • VanCanucksOz's Blog
  • CCC: Clay's Canucks Commentary
  • Canuck downtown party?
  • VanCanucksOz's Blog
  • clayimoo's Blog
  • canuckteam's Blog
  • VanCanucksOz's Blog
  • canuckfaninT.O.'s Blog
  • Towel Power
  • Valights' Blog
  • canuckfaninT.O.'s Blog
  • Towel Power
  • Valights' Blog
  • Mark Loch's Blog
  • Kurtdawg's Blog
  • proudcanucks' Blog
  • How do I delete this?
  • wiff60's Blog
  • sportswear13's Blog
  • cam909's Blog
  • Across the pond - Being an NHL-Fan in Europe
  • heidegger's Blog
  • DGFX.'s Blog
  • mclean70's Blog
  • CrashCanuck's Blog
  • DGFX.'s Blog
  • BhamNuckFan's Blog
  • poetica's Blog
  • All You Need To Know About Vancover Canucks
  • BhamNuckFan's Blog
  • Luvsumnhl's Blog
  • Blog #93
  • Canuck Hype!
  • Edler's Drop Pass
  • Gee91's Blog
  • abcxyz's Blog
  • gouda's Blog
  • gabby_99's Blog
  • canuckssuckk's Blog
  • MexicoCanuck's Blog
  • gabby_99's Blog
  • akkamaan's Canuck-Oilers history
  • MexicoCanuck's Blog
  • gabby_99's Blog
  • Canaduh's Blog
  • AlexanderEdler's Blog
  • gabby_99's Blog
  • Canaduh's Blog
  • Kassian
  • gabby_99's Blog
  • jarrjill's Blog
  • Bring Andrew Raycroft back?
  • The Prospects Blog
  • chihawks' Blog
  • Canucks Insider
  • Canucks chat with nhl_chik
  • chihawks' Blog
  • Colinisacanuck's Blog
  • Canucks chat with nhl_chik
  • They Call Me Mister Canucklehead
  • DarthNinja_S19Blade's Blog
  • Heretic's Blog
  • They Call Me Mister Canucklehead
  • Smashian Kassian's Blog
  • Southern Fried Bloggin'
  • Agree with Gillis
  • CH9
  • twinsrockmysocks' Blog
  • tacoma fan's Blog
  • eliisawsome's Blog
  • twinsrockmysocks' Blog
  • Blondie_CDN's Blog
  • phantemn's Blog
  • cmccomb's Blog
  • evakup's Blog
  • What about Lupul?
  • cmccomb's Blog
  • evakup's Blog
  • Free Agents and Trades
  • Canuck Fans in Calgary
  • evakup's Blog
  • Line Ups
  • Canuck Fan in Alberta's Blog
  • CanuckKrazieKris' Blog
  • I dont know about you guys...
  • Canuck Fan in Alberta's Blog
  • Erin Ward's Blog
  • Back up Gooaliess..
  • patriksunstrom's Blog
  • Erin Ward's Blog
  • What now? Trades are still out there.
  • The New Game Blog
  • MrCanucklehead's Blog
  • What line would you rather have going into the playoffs this year D.Sedin H.Sedin Burrows or the 02-03 West coast express line.
  • sm0kedogg's Blog
  • MrCanucklehead's Blog
  • Red-Haired_Shanks' Blog
  • Why we're losing...
  • Best Canucks Video
  • Behind the net
  • Trendkill's Blog
  • Dgirl79's Blog
  • spzos' Blog
  • Dgirl79's Blog
  • Heretic's Blog
  • Trendkill's Blog
  • birdgunner's Blog
  • CupisAll's Blog
  • Coreyoke's Canuck Blog
  • birdgunner's Blog
  • Mr'C's Report
  • dag9's Blog
  • Blackhawks what??
  • ken kaniff's Blog
  • danny411's Blog
  • AlanAdamRyan's Blog
  • Blöm's Blog
  • supperman2k's Blog
  • Burrowzianfan's Blog
  • CanuckleHorse's Blog
  • supperman2k's Blog
  • Burrowzianfan's Blog
  • Goalie Situation? What do we do? Well let me tell you what I think...
  • danny sedin's Blog
  • BRAVEMAN91's Blog
  • Timberwolf5's Blog
  • KR888's Blog
  • Any good canucks photos
  • canuckforlife91's Blog
  • Kat's
  • DAFFY470's Blog
  • NaSmAn15's Blog
  • Canucks444's Blog
  • Wet Coast Sports' Blog
  • nazzy_fan4life's Blog
  • Rants on the Consistency in the NHL
  • GREAT NEW CANUCKS SONG!
  • 6string
  • bcjarico's blog
  • MoonUnit72's Blog
  • kompaina03@yahoo.ca's Blog
  • Canucks Fans Travelling to the Shark Tank
  • 16mark's Blog
  • 2010- 2011 Team lineup
  • bigmoe's Blog
  • Trades and Signings
  • Wellfed's Blog
  • lou3's Blog
  • Lawson's Blog
  • Canuckz.com
  • lou3's Blog
  • taj_2002's Blog
  • Sean Ovariez
  • koko canucks cat
  • Post-2-Post
  • Yeria's Gibberish
  • BubblesMakeHimSmile.com's Blog
  • Canucks Blog
  • Luci_Joe's Blog
  • TheCanuckleheads.ca
  • The Belligerent Canucks Fan 'Fo Real.
  • Abu_Shana's Blog
  • harjot-canucks-sohal's Blog
  • New Van Fan Blog
  • Abu_Shana's Blog
  • harjot-canucks-sohal's Blog
  • Hamhuis2's Blog
  • exetrite's Blog
  • harjot-canucks-sohal's Blog
  • Scoring 101 – for Vancouver Canucks only
  • exetrite's Blog
  • harjot-canucks-sohal's Blog
  • Scoring 101 – for Vancouver Canucks only
  • eatme's Blog
  • harjot-canucks-sohal's Blog
  • Bamboo's Blog
  • CHICAGOman's Blog
  • harjot-canucks-sohal's Blog
  • Bamboo's Blog
  • vernonboy09's Blog
  • Ultimate Canucks Fan
  • NHL Archive
  • vernonboy09's Blog
  • TheCanuckleheads.ca's Blog
  • darrondimo's Blog
  • Game 4 Pump Up Video
  • NBA's Blog
  • Silfverberg Snipes' Blog
  • Game 4 Pump Up Video
  • NBA's Blog
  • Silfverberg Snipes' Blog
  • dnebs' Blog
  • NBA's Blog
  • BanTSN's Blog
  • cdncynic's Blog
  • KitchenerCanuckFan1's Blog
  • Rational Views On NHL Matters
  • burr14ever's Blog
  • HighCanuck's Blog
  • Nucksnation91's take on Gillis' Future with the Organization
  • atruebeliever's Blog
  • Canuckman123's Blog
  • Gillis' future in Vancouver Uncertain
  • atruebeliever's Blog
  • ApresWheeler's Blog
  • Will Vancouver ever win a cup?
  • CaliforniaFire's Blog
  • RyanSekler's Blog
  • The Canucks' Future
  • Please forward this to Alain
  • Ljunghman's Blog
  • canucksfan01's Blog
  • Come Back Kids
  • wtpasc's Blog
  • canuktravella's Blog
  • Dwaine's Blog
  • Gail's Blog
  • avnirwepo's Blog
  • bosco's Blog
  • Elbow Pads Balderis' Blog Attempt
  • Grady's Hockey Blog
  • bosco's Blog
  • Elbow Pads Balderis' Blog Attempt
  • SALARY CAP EFFECT
  • vanhalendlrband's Blog
  • The Limerick Guy's Canuck Limericks
  • Mr.53's Blog
  • vanhalendlrband's Blog
  • 4 Ever Canucks' Blog
  • EliteROF4's Blog
  • M.Lam's Blog
  • brokenwaters' Blog
  • Rants and Thoughts: Just Another Guy
  • HockeyFan1973's Blog
  • brokenwaters' Blog
  • BehindTheGlass.ca
  • Roberto Luongo is Amazing why do people want him gone?
  • brokenwaters' Blog
  • Nuckstove
  • Roberto Luongo is Amazing why do people want him gone?
  • momhockey's Blog
  • TheWhiteCosmicShaman's Blog
  • Please delete's League Blog
  • Mafia: The Game's Blog
  • Thoughts's Blog

Find results in...

Find results that contain...


Date Created

  • Start

    End


Last Updated

  • Start

    End


Filter by number of...

Joined

  • Start

    End


Group


AIM


MSN


Website URL


ICQ


Yahoo


Jabber


Skype


Location


Interests

Found 1 result

  1. Okay, so this post will be dealing with the Toronto Maple Leafs a little bit, but I promise that it's for a good reason. There's also going to be a lot of Internet nerd talk going on here, so if neither of those points hasn't resulted in you running screaming into the night, thanks. I caught a mention on Twitter not too long ago about how the Leafs are supposedly losing their young fans to video games. Avoiding the easy joke, that the Leafs are probably losing young fans because the Leafs are a horrible, horrible team and have been since the lockout, I found the article to be indicative of just how out of touch Maple Leaf Sports Entertainment are with things and representative of how much work they have cut out for themselves in getting back to being a respectable hockey club. Especially when you compare how the Leafs are handling the big, scary online world compared to how another team handles it. Such as, say, the Canucks. The Vancouver Canucks have long been on top of things in the online world and I'm not necessarily saying that because I'm a fan of the team. Right from the very get go, the Canucks have been online, the earliest possible record I can find of a Canucks site is 1994. The earliest incarnation I was able to dredge up of the Leafs was 1996, not too bad, but amusing to see that one of the biggest NHL franchises has been a little slow in embracing new technology and ways of reaching out to fans. Funnily enough, the more things change the more they continue to remain the same. Using Twitter, something that was elaborated on in the article I linked above, it looks as though the 'official' Maple Leafs Twitter account was being used by a fan or imposter before being utilized by MLSE proper. If you take a look at this snapshot of the account, you'll notice a discrepancy of roughly 700 Tweets recorded versus what is actually there. Unfortunately, there's no way to determine when precisely the Leafs took over the account as I've tried to confirm whether this was the case, but attempts to reach someone at the Leafs haven't yielded anything. That makes determining how long it took to get their fanbase difficult (the Leafs account has 6,692 followers at the time I wrote this.) Not too bad, I suppose, although you'd think that number would be a little higher given that the GTA is one of Canada's densely populated regions. Especially when you look at the Canucks profile and see that they're sitting at a whopping 18,529 followers. What's most interesting to me, though, is looking at the number of Tweets made by each account. The Canucks account has made 1,942 Tweets, or roughly 9.5 followers per Tweet. The Leafs have made 2,287 Tweets for their 6,692 followers or, roughly 2.9 followers per Tweet. This indicates to me that the Canucks have a great online presence (which they do) and don't have to do a whole lot of work to get that fan support online, because fans are plugged in and have things like Twitter available to them. For comparison, the Montreal Canadiens, who generally are neck and neck with the Canucks in terms of monthly site activity for being the #1 active official NHL team site, arguably have the most rabid and devoted NHL fans out there have over 30,000 followers and have done even less Tweeting than the Canucks. The Flames (@NHLFlames) are on pace with the Leafs in terms of followers/Tweets and the Atlanta Thrashers (@ATLTHrashers), a team that has one of the smallest fanbases in the league has, er, a staggering 3,102 followers on Twitter. It's pretty bad that the Leafs are patting themselves on the back for hiring folks to deal with Facebook, Twitter and MySpace, a social networking site that is rapidly going the way of Friendster. Working in Toronto over the summer, I saw advertisements being made for these positions. At the time, I had assumed that they were recently vacated positions but the article seems to indicate that they were newly created roles, which is absolutely baffling to me. Why? Well, two reasons. The first: the Leafs are specificially devoting time, resources and money to establish a presence online, specifically with sites like Twitter and they only have twice as many followers as the Atlanta freaking Thrashers. While the Canucks organization does have a huge fanbase that is passionate about the Canucks, simply having that fanbase isn't enough to drive traffic to your website or have people care about what you're doing. That the Canucks do a great job of providing a reason to check out the team online is what's important and has helped to hold onto these 'young fans' that are eluding the Leafs. Given that the Leafs site went up around 1996, it's sort of amusing that it only took them 14 years to figure that content = visitors. The second reason, though, goes back to a point I made about the Canucks. As opposed to the Leafs, who are the Johnny Come Latelys to this 'Information Superhighway' and have only recently stopped waxing their modems (to try to make it go faster while they surf, you see) the Canucks have a long history of engaging their fans and treating them very well. While the Twitter account is simply the most recent in a long line of online initiatives for the Canucks, it's something that's been going on for a long time. For example, the Canucks.com forums have been up and running for years and have a large, devoted fanbase, one that ranks at the very top of the NHL in terms of overall activity. It's not often that the play of Jan Bulis could crash a website, but the Canucks faithful were able to do so. Another example would be the offering of the Canucks.com e-mail accounts that were good up until a few years ago (signing up for them ended a long time ago and the accounts themselves have since been deactivated.) Going back to the 'losing young fans to video games' comment made in the original article, it's important to note that the Canucks are great at providing free and interesting content to fans. Younger fans typically don't have a lot of disposable income, but they are tech savvy (how many 'my 9 year old knows more about programming my VCR than I do' jokes are there?) and have a lot of time on their hands. Having a forum for fans to congregate together and giving them a ton of content, be it e-mail addresses, quality video from games, along with pre and post-game videos as well as things like Facebook and Twitter accounts are all great ways to engage fans and make them more likely to care about the club. Also, the Canucks have been great at rewarding fans and granting them acknowledgement on the site. If you're a Canucks fan and are on Twitter, chances are you've run into Richard Loat, aka mozy19, who has been heavily involved in Canucks social media and has been featured on the site. Looking over at the Leafs site, the only real Twitter presence are from other MLSE employees. While it's important to have a strong online presence, it's also important to understand the social media is very much a two way street. You have to be careful not to appear as though you're talking down to your audience, keeping them out of arm's reach…especially if you're the Maple Leafs, as the reputation they have is one of being a corporate machine, interested only in their fanbase's money. That's why I find MLSE's blaming video games as stealing away their fanbase to be a stupid argument. It's not because kids don't care about hockey or the Leafs. It's because 'the kids' have no real way to embrace the Leafs, even if it's to vent their spleen over how horrible they've been (misery loves company, after all.) While it may be easy to say that the Canucks have been a successful team and this sort of online love comes as a result of that I'd like to point out that the Canucks have had a ton of negative moments that would sour many fans. Getting eliminated by the Wild back in 2003, the heartbreaker series loss to the Flames in 2004, the Bertuzzi/Moore incident, missing the playoffs 2 seasons post-lockout, all things that can test the faith of most fans, yet the Canucks continue to grow and become stronger, both on the ice and online. The Leafs? Floundering, behind the times and desperately trying to catch up. I'll let you decide whether I'm talking about the Internet or the on-ice product there.
×
×
  • Create New...