VANCOUVER, CANADA - OCTOBER 20: Dale Weise #32 of the Vancouver Canucks celebrates with teammate Alexander Edler #23 after scoring against the Nashville Predators during the first period in NHL action on October 20, 2011 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets