8:00 a.m. -- The New Kids On The Block are playing Rogers Arena tonight, so Vancouver's new kids on the block have an eventful day exploring Vancouver - they'll tackle the Grouse Grind this morning before a visit to the BC Children's Hospital in the afternoon.
9:30 -- And they're off!
Clip 1: The prospects begin Nature's Stairmaster - http://instagram.com/p/bl45z6NOI2/
11:30 -- Clip 2: Well that didn't take long at all. The players fight their way up the last bit of the grind - http://instagram.com/p/bl-T6StOAK/
3:30 -- A lot of smiles were to be seen at the BC Children's Hospital this afternoon as the prospects dropped in and visited children of all ages.
Hunter Shinkaruk meets 4-year-old Mady, who just had 3rd open heart surgery.
Six Canucks prospects and 10-year-old Trent. He's forgotten all about recovering from kidney failure while hanging out with the boys.
6-year-old Nicole is fighting kidney disease. She's got 7 Canucks cheering her on.