With all the celebrations about #20in20 for Canucks Sports and Entertainment. There is “Grizzlies Night” tonight at Rogers Arena with special guest, Shareef Abdur-Rahim. There have been so many memories at Rogers Arena/GM Place, and it’s different for many of us. Most of mine are hockey related but I would have to say I do have a few concerts and other events thrown in the mix. There is no particular order but I will reveal my most favourite memory very last.
20 My first event: The Cranberries at GM Place
19 First ever hockey game: Detroit Redwings
18 First NBA Game watched: LA Lakers
17 Watching My Favourite NBA Team, Seattle Super Sonics
16 Madonna: MDNA Tour
15 Trevor Linden’s Retirement
14 2006 NHL Draft
13 World Junior Hockey Championships in 2006
12 IOC Announcement Vancouver/Whistler hosting 2010 Olympics
11 Queen Elizabeth II Visit in 2002
These are just 10 of my 20 favourite memories at Rogers Arena/GM Place over the years. I will share my next 10 the night Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins visit on Wednesday. For now, we’d love it if you guys shared some of your best memories over the last 20 years at The Garage. Give us at tweet at @Canuckscorner or share a comment below!