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Canada Hockey Place

Located

in the core of the city centre, it previously carried the name of General Motors Place but will switch names for the Olympics. Surrounded by sky scrapers not far from BC Place the Olympic stadium for the 2010 Games.

Description

The home of the NHL Vancouver Canucks and one of the most active entertainment venues in North America since its construction in 1995.

Capacity

Approx. 19,000

Sports

Ice hockey

Competition dates

Feb. 13 and then Feb. 16-23

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