Vancouver, B.C. – On Saturday, December 1st the Vancouver Giants return to Pacific Coliseum for BCLC’s Memories of the Coliseum Night when they play host to the Tri-City Americans at 7:00 PM. Saturday’s game marks the first of two December games for the Giants at the Rink on Renfrew and will provide Vancouver hockey fans with a trip down memory lane as 50 years of Pacific Coliseum hockey memories and famous personalities will be celebrated.


Guests to BCLC’s Memories of the Coliseum Night include:


Pacific Coliseum Media Greats – Jim Robson, Tom Larscheid and Greg Douglas


Early Vancouver Canuck Players – Orland Kurtenbach and Dennis Kearns


1972 Team Canada Summit Series Standout – Dennis Hull


1977 New Westminster Bruins Memorial Cup Champions – Stan Smyl, Ernie “Punch” McLean


1982 Vancouver Canucks Stanley Cup Finalists – Richard Brodeur, Darcy Rota, Thomas Gradin, Harold Snepsts


1994 Vancouver Canucks Stanley Cup Finalists – Dave Babych, Gino Odjick, Cliff Ronning


2007 Vancouver Giants Memorial Cup Champions – Tyson Sexsmith, Craig Cunningham, Kenndal McArdle


“Stepping foot back inside the Pacific Coliseum is going to be a special feeling for everybody involved,” said Vancouver Giants Senior VP, Dale Saip. “So many of us have a favourite Coliseum story, and on Saturday night we look forward to celebrating the great memories of the past while also providing another unforgettable Pacific Coliseum experience for our fans.”