In such cities like Dallas, TX or Los Angeles, CA we would expect to see such violence and/or rioting caused by their home team's victory or defeat. For the first time since the 1993-94 season, the Vancouver Canucks had their best opportunity to hoist professional hockey's "Holy Grail", Lord Stanley's Cup. After the Boston Bruins defeated the Canucks in a do-or-die Game 7 for their first
So much for home ice advantage.
The Boston Bruins defeated the Vancouver Canucks, 4-0, on the Canucks’ home ice Wednesday night to win the Stanley Cup, the first time the franchise has claimed hockey’s holy grail since 1972.