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Vancouver Riots After Losing Stanley Cup

Jun 16, 2011, 9:55 AM EDT

The Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup last night in convincing fashion over the Vancouver Canucks. That Tim Thomas guy proved to be pretty damn good, eh?

As a result of the loss, the city of Vancouver turned into an ugly scene or flipped cars, random fires, and generally stupid behavior. More than a couple of people have emailed us pointing out that if this happened in Philadelphia, it’d be the worst thing to ever happen in sports. Alas, Canada is just so cute. [video below]

The Province cover via the Newseum.