The members of the 1994 Vancouver Canucks team that captured the hearts of British Columbians and inspired a generation of fans during their run to the 1994 Stanley Cup Final will reunite at the 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic on March 2 at BC Place in Vancouver.
The NHL and Vancouver Canucks will mark the 20th anniversary of the 1994 team’s memorable run and magical Playoff moments during the 1:00 p.m. PT Canucks vs. Ottawa Senators game.
Fans can look forward to seeing some of their favourite players and personnel from that magical spring, including:
- Greg Adams,
- Dave Babych,
- Jeff Brown,
- Jose Charbonneau,
- Geoff Courtnall,
- Murray Craven,
- Gerald Diduck,
- Tim Hunter,
- Nathan LaFayette,
- Trevor Linden,
- Jyrki Lumme,
- John McIntyre,
- Dana Murzyn,
- Gino Odjick,
- Kirk McLean,
- Cliff Ronning,
- Stan Smyl (Assistant Coach)
- Pat Quinn (Head Coach/General Manager)
Fans in Vancouver should be on the lookout as some members of the 1994 team will make surprise appearances throughout Vancouver in the days leading up to the 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic. Be sure to follow @NHL and @VanCanucks on Twitter and Facebook for hints on where and when they’ll turn up.
Fans attending the 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic also will have opportunities to meet some of their hockey heroes in the 2014 Canadian Tire NHL Spectator Plaza, the free hockey and entertainment fan festival held at the Plaza of Nations across from BC Place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on game day..
The game will be broadcast live on CBC and RDS in Canada and NBCSN in the U.S. beginning at 1:00 p.m. PT / 4:00 p.m. ET.
For more information on the 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic, visit nhl.com/HeritageClassic.
photo courtesy of the Vancouver Canucks