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Coach Selly
08-18-2012, 08:03
For a guy who scored nine NHL goals in 119 games, Rick Rypien was a huge fan favourite.

He barely said boo, but his 226 minutes in penalties and willingness to take on all comers, the bigger the better, endeared the 5-foot-10, 185-pound pit bull to Canucks faithful over parts of six seasons.

And fans still have him in mind, a year after he committed suicide at his home in Crowsnest Pass, Alta.

More... (http://blogs.theprovince.com/2012/08/15/canucks-fans-remember-rick-rypien-with-gathering-outside-rogers-arena-on-wednesday/)