Canucks fans have a type. Go back through the list of fan-favourites who have connected with the city and you’ll start to see a trend. Hard working, tough, selfless team players who fit the underdog role have always managed to grab fan’s hearts in this city.
But Stecher did have one thing. He had that same hard-working, tough, gritty attitude that Trevor Linden, Stan Smyl, and Gino Odjick all possesed.