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The FIFA World cup might come to Vancouver, B.C. in 2026. Soccer fans can start getting super excited, because the province is now in ongoing discussions to host the massive event.

"B.C. is now in active discussions to place Vancouver and British Columbia into consideration as a Candidate Host City for the FIFA World Cup 2026," the B.C. Ministry of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport, told Narcity in an email.

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Olympic freestyle skier Elena Gaskell has posted a video of the fall which forced her to pull out of Monday's big air competition due to a leg injury.

The Team Canada athlete showed the video on Instagram, which happened on the last day of training before her first-ever Olympics 2022 event.

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The Vancouver Canucks released a short public statement on Saturday, May 1 following sexual misconduct allegations against one of their players, Jake Virtanen.

Virtanen is a 24-year-old from B.C. who was originally drafted to the Canucks in 2014.

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After issues at the border with a new Vancouver Canucks player's tortoises, Tim Hortons delivered a care package that included custom donuts and hockey cards with animals on them.

Canadian Braden Holtby signed with the Canucks back in October but the move to Vancouver wasn't a smooth one because his pet tortoises were held up at the Canada-U.S. border.

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Early in November, a group of NHLers from the Vancouver Canucks hopped in helicopters to play a game of shinny 6,000 feet above sea level.

Elias Pettersson, Thatcher Demko, Alex Edler, and Zack MacEwen were there along with former Canucks Troy Stecher and Jason Garrison. Oh, and famous figure skater, Patrick Chan, was obviously there too.

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Weddings never turn out as you'd expect, something always goes wrong. While so many people have wedding horror stories, not many can say that our new husband kicked us in the head at the reception. Sadly, Vancouver Canucks' Adam Gaudette's new wife had that experience.

Micaela Robinson Gaudette, who married the NHLer back in June, has shared a video of the incident on TikTok and the footage has gone totally viral. 

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It doesn't feel like fall until you've gone and had your obligatory trip to the farm to see the pumpkins, and Bo Horvat's family got an adorable head start on fall this weekend.

According to Instagram stories posted from Horvat's account on Sunday, September 18, it looked like the family was at Sandhill Nursery in Ontario for baby's first pumpkin patch visit.

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NBA All Star, back to back MVP, and now head coach? Steve Nash's Brooklyn Nets debut will be as their new fearless leader. It also makes him the second Canadian in the whole NBA to hold the top coaching title. 

The basketball team announced the shakeup in their leadership on September 3, just weeks after being kicked out of the playoffs by the Toronto Raptors. 

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The NHL has now followed other sports leagues in postponing games and it turns out that it was partly due to the Cancucks protesting against racial injustice.

According to a statement from the NHL, this is was the decision of the players.

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After a day filled with rumours and reports, it's official — the NHL cancelled games that were to be played tonight are on ice and Canucks fans will have to wait a little longer before they claim their Stanley Cup.

On Thursday, August 27, two NHL teams were supposed to face off on the ice.

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An NHL player has had enough. Vancouver-born Evander Kane said on Wednesday, August 26, that the league's inaction in the wake of Jacob Blake's shooting is "insulting as a black man." As a result, he's calling for an NHL boycott of games. 

Following the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, a wave of boycotts and strikes have taken place across many sports leagues. 

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Bubble life just keeps on giving. On Tuesday, August 25, the Vancouver Canucks had a big playoff win against the Vegas Golden Knights. Post-game, a few of the players were spotted baking pies in their hotel kitchen. If that isn't the most wholesome way to celebrate a big occasion, we don't know what is.

According to the NHL, the Canucks scored five goals against Vegas. The game ended at 5-2. This means the Canucks have gotten even with the Golden Knights after their horrifying loss on Sunday

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