Vancouver erupts with a riot downtown after Canucks lose the Stanley Cup
The Vancouver police have declared that there's an "illegal gathering" in the downtown area—and they are prepared to use any force necessary to keep the peace.
There are reports on News 1130 that tear gas has been used near the corner of Georgia and Hamilton streets and at Granville and Nelson.
Road barriers have been ripped out; windows have been smashed; and fires have been lit.
Some in the crowd were throwing bottles at police. People were also seen vomiting after the tear gas.
CTV cameras caught some of the action: