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WLA Profile: Coquitlam Adanacs

The Coquitlam Adanacs are a Box Lacrosse team that plays in the Western Lacrosse Association. They play their home games at the Poirier Sports & Leisure Complex. The team name is the word Canada spelled backwards.
          The Adanacs finished the 2019 season with a record of 3 wins and 15 losses earning 6 points. They finished last place in the league. During the 2018 season the Adanacs finished with a record of 2 wins and 16 losses earning 4 points.

December 14th - Marvel's Spider-Man: For She's a Jolly Good Fellow
December 15th - Daredevil: Dancing Between the Raindrops #37
December 17th - The Orville: Blood of Patriots

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Comets vs Marlies: Game 26 of 76 Recap

(Liberty Bell Corner in Utica New York)
         On Wednesday December 11th the Utica Comets hosted the Toronto Marlies. The Comets defeated the Marlies 6-4 in front of capacity crowd at the Adirondack Bank Center.
         The Comets Lukas Jasek scored the game's first goal (and a second one later on in the second period). In the second period the Comets scored four unanswered goals. Francis Perron, Guillaume Brisebrois, and Kole Lind. Reid Boucher would scored the Comets sixth goal late in the third period.
          Assists were provided by Justin Bailey, Lind, Nikolay Goldobin, Carter Camper, Boucher, Brogan Rafferty, Sven Baertschi, and Ashton Saunter. Michael DiPietro made 27 saves on 31 shots.

The Comets next game is Friday December 13th when the host the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.

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By Doug Kerr - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dougtone/5337541404/in/set-72157623328668819, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=39657632

Canucks vs Maple Leafs: Game 31 of 82 Recap

(Interior of Rogers Arena in Vancouver B.C.)
          On Tuesday December 10th the Vancouver Canucks hosted the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Canucks were defeated by the Leafs 4-1. Josh Levio scored the only goal for the Canucks while Tanner Pearson and Bo Horvat notched the assists. Jacob Markstrom made 22 saves on 25 shots.
          Meanwhile Frederik Andersen made 38 saves on 39 shots. John Tavares had two goals on the night with Austin Matthews scoring the game's first goal. Zach Hymen scored an unassisted goal late in the third period.

The Canucks next game is Thursday December 12th when they host the Carolina Hurricanes.

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By S├ębastien Launay - Hymne Canadien, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=71301501

After Star Trek: Stargate Atlantis

After the events of the Stargate: SG1 episodes "Lost City" and "New Order" dozens of military  teams have set up in the ancient city of Atlantis based on the planet Lantea. Atlantis was built by the Ancient Ones and contains a Stargate that is used to explore distant planets in the Pegasus Galaxy. Major John Sheppard leads one of the military teams from Earth exploring distant parts of space.
          The series has a diverse cast actors that are familiar to fans of sci-fi television. One character in particular is that of Richard Woolsey as played by Robert Picardo. Picardo is well known to Star Trek fans as Voyager's holographic Doctor. In this series he plays a character that first appeared in SG1. Woolsey is initial hostile to the Stargate program but over the course of both shows he begins to see the program in a different light. He also starts to willingly bend the rules.
          Two times he has willingly falsified reports so that they are …

Comets @ Sound Tigers: Game 25 of 76 Recap

(Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport Connecticut)
          On Monday December 9th the Utica Comets visited the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. The Comets defeated the Sound Tigers 6-3.
          The game's first goal came from Comets forward Justin Bailey. Later goals were added by Nikolay Goldobin, Lukas Jasek, Brogan Rafferty, and Kole Lind who had two goals on the night.
          Sven Baertschi, Lind, Reid Boucher, Rafferty, Zack MacEwen, Guillaume Brisebois, and Jasek. Zane McIntyre made 28 saves on 31 shots for the win.

The Comets next game is Wednesday December 11th when they host the Toronto Marlies.

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By Doug Kerr from Albany, NY, United States - Bridgeport, Connecticut, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=78078261

Daredevil Issue 36

Matt is standing outside his home facing dozens of reporters and cameras.

          "When I was a young boy, I saw an old man crossing the street. A truck was coming, a little faster than it should have been -- But regardless of that fact, the old man didn't see it coming. I didn't know what else to do, so I jumped in front of the truck -- pushing the old man out of the way. He broke his hip and thankfully, lived. I, on the other hand, was hit by the truck. I broke my arm and one of my toes... and I was blinded for life. My optic nerves completely detached from my brain and were damaged beyond repair."
         "Boxing fans might know that my father was a middleweight named 'Battling Jack' Murdock. He died a couple of years after my accident. I was left orphaned and blind without a penny to my name. I have had a lot to contend with in my life. I have coped with my handicap. I have put myself through law school. I opened a successful law practice with my p…

Canucks/Comets Update: Canucks vs Sabres and Comets @ Bruins Recap

On Saturday December 7th the Vancouver Canucks hosted the Buffalo Sabres (Game 30 of 82). On a night celebrating the Canucks of the 1980's the Canucks of now defeated the Sabres 6-5 in overtime.
           The Canucks Josh Leivo scored the fist goal of the game and added a second one in the 2nd period. Antoine Roussel would also score two goals on the night. Tyler Myers added to the score sheet before the two teams went to overtime. J.T. Miller scored powerplay goal. Thatcher Demko made 23 saves on 28 shots.



          Also on Saturday December 7th the Utica Comets visited the Providence Bruins (Game 24 of 76). The Comets were defeated by the Bruins 3-2 in a shootout.
          Regulation saw Justin Bailey score the Comets first goal in the second period. When it seemed like the Bruins would win the game Reid Boucher scored late in the third period to force overtime. The overtime period solved nothing so the game went to a shootout.
          Robert Lantosi of the Bruins…