Vancouver Canucks home jersey The original jersey conceived by local creative designer Joe Borovich. After the first year, the "V" disappeared off the sleeves. This designed lasted eight seasons, highlighted by the club's first divisional title in
Vancouver Canucks mascot, Fin the Whale performs on the ice during the NHL All Star Mascot Breakfast at the Bell Centre Sports Complex on January 2009 in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Fin the Whale - 7 of 19
Barry Wilkins (HHOF Photo Archive). Barry was a professional ice hockey player who played in the National Hockey League and the World Hockey Association during the 1960s and 1970s. He is probably best known for scoring the first-ever goal for the Vancouver Canucks in the NHL on October 9, 1970. Wilkins was born in Toronto, Ontario and died at the age of 64 from lung cancer.