Wednesday, November 06, 2019

NHL Milestones: 500 or Bust with a Lot of B's & Kelowna Rockets!

Congratulations to former Kelowna Rockets defenseman, Tyson Barrie, on his 500th NHL game last night! Toronto won it's game, 3-1, against the LA Kings. I'm looking forward to being behind the camera again tonight at the Rockets game📹
Tyson Barrie (L) and Madison Bowey (R) on the Kelowna Rockets Wall of Recognition
Former Vancouver Giants forward, Brendan Gallagher, hit that same milestone on October 30th for Montreal against Arizona! Game 499 was against Toronto. There is TOO MUCH Toronto coverage on Hockey Night In Canada!

500 career assists for Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins😮
That took place on November 2 versus Ottawa!

Catching up from the spring, another Vancouver Giants alumnus, Milan Lucic, recorded his 500th NHL point on March 30th in Edmonton against Anaheim. He was traded to the other Alberta team, Calgary, in the off-season.

On March 28th, Victor Olofsson made his NHL debut for the Buffalo Sabres at home against Detroit. He became the 500th player ever to play for the Sabres! He is from Sweden and that's where the Sabres have two upcoming games against Tampa Bay.

San Jose captain, Logan Couture, hit 500 career points against the Vegas Golden Knights on March 18.

Jake Muzzin of the Maple Leafs played in his 500th game on February 6, 2019 in the Battle of Ontario versus Ottawa.

Jay Beagle of the Canucks appeared in his 500th game on February 4th against Philadelphia.

Brandon Saad of the Blackhawks scored against the Sabres in his 500th NHL game on February 2nd.

Bryan Little hit 500 career points on January 11 for the Winnipeg Jets against Detroit.

Jason Pominville reached the milestone of 500 points with the Buffalo Sabres on October 30, 2018. His career total is 727 points as the soon-to-be 37-year-old forward has not played for an NHL team this season.

#91, Tyler Seguin, has had 91 points since the start of the 2018/19 season. It was late in the 2017/18 season (March 27) that he hit 500 career points for the Dallas Stars.

Coach Bruce Boudreau of the Minnesota Wild reached 500 career wins on March 24, 2018.

Here was the 500th career point of another Kelowna Rockets alumnus on December , 2017. Not a "blast from the past" (or point) but a quick snap to get the job done☑️

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Football in Seattle☑️ NHL Hockey IS coming!

I bet Tom Hanks is "Sleepless With Seattle" joining the NHL next season!
In the meantime, he can watch the Seattle Seahawks host the LA Rams tomorrow on Thursday night football🏈
Hopefully, it will be home sweet home as last week saw road teams dominate in the NFL. 11 wins for the road warriors but only 4 for the hosts.

Let's get this hockey season rolling! GO Canucks and Sabres! #Canucks50 #Sabres50

I was at the Kelowna Rockets' home game last Saturday and, as the scoreboard shows, they won convincingly against Everett in front of 5, 000 fans!

I will be back at Prospera Place tonight but working as one of the camera operators for the broadcast crew as the game action, highlights and stats go up on the jumbotron and the game versus the Tri-City Americans is watched by fans on the internet. Very cool to see how it all comes together!

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Sports Can Be InTENse! Saving the Best for Last🏆

Did someone say TENnis?
Amazing tennis highlight from Wimbledon🎾

Don't worry. I haven't forgotten about hockey.
As we wrap up, let's remember what a great season it was for the champion Raptors!🍁

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Monday, April 08, 2019

Hockey and Tax Numbers For the Win!



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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Hockey Weather & Hockey on the Weather Forecast☀️

Are you ready to trade the cold temperatures of February for some spring flowers in March?

That's my Kelowna Chiefs jacket below. They won their opening round playoff game last night, 10-1!

  • I like the 14's in each month: February with Valentine's Day and March with my birthday🎂
  • Regardless of the month and the weather, keep smiling😊

There is a new #14 on the Canucks. Welcome to Tanner!
I'm betting his smile will be bigger if he scores tonight against Colorado😁 Update at 7:05 pm: He's wearing #70. 
PS Update 2/28 at 7:10 pm. He scored in the first period against Arizona!