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    Trio talks about 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

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    You may remember these familiar faces. Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and Joe Guthrie stopped by Great 38 News Now in January before they set off on their 900 mile trek across the state of Florida. More>>

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    News Now: JDRF is walking for a cure Video included

    Updated:

    JDRF is walking for a cure. Their goal is to create a world without type 1 diabetes. To help raise awareness and funds, they are holding a 5k walk on April 11th at Amalie Arena. Nicole Johnson and Tim Rivers stopped by to fill us in and to share their stories of living with diabetes. More>>

    News Now: Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic Video included

    Updated:

    The Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic took place on the 21st. The ladies put on their big hats and the men donned their bowties, and we raised a lot of money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Children's Cancer Center. This recap is brought to you by Marco's Pizza, who graciously donated $2,000 during the event. More>>

    St Pete pet shelter reminds about vaccination Video included

    Updated:

    Natalia Lima from Friends of Strays brought Vixen by the studio to remind us of the importance of vaccinating your pets. More>>

    Pinellas deputy who broke up beach fight tells how he did it Video included

    Updated:

    Pinellas County Sheriff's deputy Sgt. Bryan Bingham went viral a few weeks ago when a video surfaced of him breaking up a fight on St. Pete Beach. More>>

    New centre opens doors to business women in Tampa Bay Video included

    Updated:

    Florida ranks fourth in the country for the number of women-owned businesses, contributing $77.4 billion to the state's economy. More>>

    News Now: Charity Polo Classic Video included

    Updated:

    Every year, Morgan Auto Group hosts their annual Charity Polo Classic. It's an event unlike any other in this area.This year, it is taking place on March 21st and benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and Children's Cancer Center. More>>

    Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week

    Updated:

    We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
    More>>

    USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

    Updated:

    Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

    Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter

    Updated:

    In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
    More>>

    Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year'

    Updated:

    Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

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    • Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

      Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

      Saturday, April 18 2015 4:54 PM EDT2015-04-18 20:54:17 GMT
      Saturday was a warm summer-like day and Saturday evening's rain chances will remain fairly low.
      Saturday was a warm summer-like day and Saturday evening's rain chances will remain fairly low.
    • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

      Wednesday, March 18 2015 11:05 AM EDT2015-03-18 15:05:08 GMT
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
      Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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    National Hockey League

     
                            ***** Vancouver Canucks *****
     
      Team Founded: 1970
      Team History: 1970-Present - Vancouver Canucks
     
      Team Colors:  Deep Blue, Deep Red, Sky Blue and Silver
     
      Arena Address: General Motors Place
                     800 Griffiths Way
                     Vancouver, BC V6B 6G1
                     Canada
                     (604) 899-4600
     
      Opened:  September 21, 1995
      First Official Game: October 9, 1995 versus Detroit
      Arena Capacity: 19,056
     
      Owner: Francesco Aquilini
      General Manager: Jim Benning
      Head Coach: Willie Desjardins
     
                                Coaching History:
     
      Term               Coach                       Reg.Season     Playoff
      1970-72            Hal Laycoe                   44- 96-16
      1972-73            Vic Stasuik                  22- 47- 9
      1973-74            Bill McCreary                 9- 25- 7
                         (Replaced after 41 games in 1973-74 Season)
                         Phil Maloney                 15- 18- 4
      1974-77            Phil Maloney                 80- 77-28      7- 1
                         (Replaced after 35 Games in 1976-77 Season)
                         Orland Kurtenbach            16- 19-10
      1977-78            Orland Kurtenbach            20- 43-17
      1978-82            Harry Neale                 106-144-65      2- 8
                         (Replaced after 75 Games in 1981-82 Season)
                         Roger Neilson                 4-  0- 1     11- 6
      1982-84            Roger Neilson                47- 61-19      1- 3
                         (Replaced after 48 Games in 1983-84 Season)
                         Harry Neale                  15- 13- 4      1- 3
                         (Interim Head Coach for 32 Games in 1983-84 Season)
      1984-85            Bill La Forge                 4- 14- 2
                         (Replaced after 20 Games in 1984-85 Season)
                         Harry Neale                  21- 32- 7
                         (Interim Head Coach for 60 Games in 1984-85 Season)
      1985-87            Tom Watt                     52- 87-21      0- 3
      1987-91            Bob McCammon                102-156-36      3- 4
                         (Replaced after 54 Games in 1990-91 Season)
                         Pat Quinn                     9- 13- 4      2- 4
      1991-95            Pat Quinn                   129- 95-24     27-22
      1995-1996          Rick Ley                     47- 50-27      4- 7
                         (Replaced after 76 Games in 1995-96 Season)
                         Pat Quinn                     3-  3- 0      2- 4
                         (Interim head coach for 6 games of 1995-96 Season)
      1996-1997          Tom Renney                   39- 53- 9
                         (Replaced after 19 games of the 1997-98 season)
      1997-1999          Mike Keenan                  36- 54-18
                         (Replaced after 45 games of the 1998-99 season)
      1999-2006          Marc Crawford               209-212-64     12-19
      2006-2013          Alain Vigneault             313-170-57     33-35
      2013-2014          John Tortarella              36- 35-11
      2014-present       Willie Desjardins
     
      Retired Numbers: (3)
     
      10 - Pavel Bure
      12 - Stan Smyl
      16 - Trevor Linden
     
      Canucks in the Hall of Fame (g)
     
      1992 - Jim Robson
      1993 - Frank Griffiths
      2005 - Cam Neely
      2008 - Igor Larionov
      2012 - Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure
     
                                Yearly Records:
     
                            Reg. Season                    Playoffs
      Year    Location    W   L  T  OL PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
      ------------------------------------------------------------------
      1970-71 Vancouver  17  58  5      56   (6)  East
      1971-72 Vancouver  20  50  8      48   (7)  East
      1972-73 Vancouver  22  47  9      53   (7)  East
      1973-74 Vancouver  24  43 11      59   (7)  East
      1974-75 Vancouver  38  32 10      86   (1)  Smythe   1  4  .200
      1975-76 Vancouver  33  32 11      81   (2)  Smythe   0  2  .000
      1976-77 Vancouver  38  32 10      63   (4)  Smythe
      1977-78 Vancouver  20  43 17      57   (3)  Smythe
      1978-79 Vancouver  25  42 13      63   (2)  Smythe   1  2  .333
      1979-80 Vancouver  27  37 16      70   (3)  Smythe   1  3  .250
      1980-81 Vancouver  28  32 20      76   (3)  Smythe   0  3  .000
      1981-82 Vancouver  30  33 17      77   (2)  Smythe  11  6  .647
      1982-83 Vancouver  30  35 15      75   (3)  Smythe   1  3  .250
      1983-84 Vancouver  32  39  9      73   (3)  Smythe   1  3  .250
      1984-85 Vancouver  25  46  9      59   (5)  Smythe
      1985-86 Vancouver  23  44 13      59   (4)  Smythe   0  3  .000
      1986-87 Vancouver  29  43  8      66   (5)  Smythe
      1987-88 Vancouver  25  46  9      59   (5)  Smythe
      1988-89 Vancouver  33  39  8      74   (4)  Smythe   3  4  .429
      1989-90 Vancouver  25  41 14      64   (5)  Smythe
      1990-91 Vancouver  28  43  9      65   (4)  Smythe   2  4  .333
      1991-92 Vancouver  42  26 12      96   (1)  Smythe   6  7  .462
      1992-93 Vancouver  46  29  9     101   (1)  Smythe   6  6  .500
      1993-94 Vancouver  41  40  3      85   (2)  Pacific 15  9  .625
      1994-95 Vancouver* 18  18 12      48   (2)  Pacific  4  7  .364
      1995-96 Vancouver  32  35 15      79   (2t) Pacific  2  4  .333
      1996-97 Vancouver  35  40  7      77   (4)  Pacific
      1997-98 Vancouver  25  43 14      64   (7)  Pacific
      1998-99 Vancouver  23  47 12      58   (4)  N/West
      1999-00 Vancouver  30  29 15   8  83   (3)  N/West
      2000-01 Vancouver  36  28 11   7  90   (3)  N/West   0  4  .000
      2001-02 Vancouver  42  30  7   3  94   (2)  N/West   2  4  .333
      2002-03 Vancouver  45  23 13   1 104   (2)  N/West   7  7  .500
      2003-04 Vancouver  43  24 10   5 101   (1)  N/West   3  4  .429
      2004-05 Vancouver Season Cancelled
     
                              Reg. Season                   Playoffs
      Year    Location      W   L OTL  PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
      ---------------------------------------------------------------
      2005-06 Vancouver    42  32   8   92  (4)   N/West
      2006-07 Vancouver    49  26   7  105  (1)   N/West   5  7  .416
      2007-08 Vancouver    39  33  10   88  (5)   N/West
      2008-09 Vancouver    45  27  10  100  (1)   N/West   6  4  .600
      2009-10 Vancouver    49  28   5  103  (1)   N/West   6  6  .500
      2010-11 Vancouver    54  19   9  117  (1)   N/West  15 10  .600
      2011-12 Vancouver    51  22   9  111  (1)   N/West   1  4  .200
      2012-13 Vancouver*   26  15   7   59  (1)   N/West   0  4  .000
      2013-14 Vancouver    36  35  11   83  (5)   N/West
     
      * Lockout-Shortened Season
     
      Overall Regular Season Record: 1415 - 1504 - 100 - 391
      Overall Post Season Record:     100 -  118 (.459)
     
     
     
     
     06/23 12:27:32 ET
    
    

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      Trio talks about 900 mile trek across Florida Video included

      Updated:

      You may remember these familiar faces. Mallory Lykes Dimmitt and Joe Guthrie stopped by Great 38 News Now in January before they set off on their 900 mile trek across the state of Florida. More>>

      • Great Stuff

      News Now: JDRF is walking for a cure Video included

      Updated:

      JDRF is walking for a cure. Their goal is to create a world without type 1 diabetes. To help raise awareness and funds, they are holding a 5k walk on April 11th at Amalie Arena. Nicole Johnson and Tim Rivers stopped by to fill us in and to share their stories of living with diabetes. More>>

      News Now: Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic Video included

      Updated:

      The Morgan Auto Group Charity Polo Classic took place on the 21st. The ladies put on their big hats and the men donned their bowties, and we raised a lot of money for Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Children's Cancer Center. This recap is brought to you by Marco's Pizza, who graciously donated $2,000 during the event. More>>

      St Pete pet shelter reminds about vaccination Video included

      Updated:

      Natalia Lima from Friends of Strays brought Vixen by the studio to remind us of the importance of vaccinating your pets. More>>

      Pinellas deputy who broke up beach fight tells how he did it Video included

      Updated:

      Pinellas County Sheriff's deputy Sgt. Bryan Bingham went viral a few weeks ago when a video surfaced of him breaking up a fight on St. Pete Beach. More>>

      New centre opens doors to business women in Tampa Bay Video included

      Updated:

      Florida ranks fourth in the country for the number of women-owned businesses, contributing $77.4 billion to the state's economy. More>>

      News Now: Charity Polo Classic Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, Morgan Auto Group hosts their annual Charity Polo Classic. It's an event unlike any other in this area.This year, it is taking place on March 21st and benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay and Children's Cancer Center. More>>

      Celebrating Music Education Spirit Week

      Updated:

      We are celebrating kids who rock with Music Education Spirit Week! Lorri Naylor, a Lowry Elementary School teacher and a part of the Hillsborough County Elementary Music Educators Council, fills us in on the festivities.
      More>>

      USF 'Young Innovator' creates anti-bully band Video included

      Updated:

      Every year, USF holds their Young Innovator Competition, encouraging kids between kindergarten and 8th grade to invent something new or improve upon something that already exists. Meet Alexis Martin, this year's winner. The Anti-Bully Band she invented is her plan to stop bullying. More>>

      Tournament to honor Spring Hill firefighter

      Updated:

      In 2010, James Santella, a firefighter from Spring Hill, started having trouble putting his gear on. Shortly after, he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
      More>>

      Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast 'Youth of the Year'

      Updated:

      Boys and Girls Clubs play a vital role in communities across the country. Here in the Bay Area, the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Suncoast serve as a safe place for local kids to learn and grow. Each year, they select somebody who promotes service to the club and shows strong moral character and academic success as their Youth of the Year. Recently, Kassindjaa Montague was given this honor. She sits down with Jenn to tell us her story. More>>

      Out and About
      • Great StuffMore>>

      • Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

        Isolated showers Sunday afternoon

        Saturday, April 18 2015 4:54 PM EDT2015-04-18 20:54:17 GMT
        Saturday was a warm summer-like day and Saturday evening's rain chances will remain fairly low.
        Saturday was a warm summer-like day and Saturday evening's rain chances will remain fairly low.
      • Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Heath Matters: Trinity Spine Center

        Wednesday, March 18 2015 11:05 AM EDT2015-03-18 15:05:08 GMT
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
        Trinity Spine Center uses Stem Cells for Back Pain.Stem cells are master cells of the body that are available for repairing damaged tissues and organs including spine discs and cartilage cushions in the joints.
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