Derek Jory

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Derek Jory is a Canadian professional sports journalist with the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL) at based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. In his writing, Jory covers home and away games, player news, and community events. He also runs @CanucksGame and helps run @VanCanucks on Twitter and the official Vancouver Canucks page on Facebook. He is known for his antics within creative writing and what is known as the 'Joryjinx', referring to his complimenting an opposing team's goal-tender in an attempt to bring bad luck.[1]


Jory completed his Bachelor of Arts degree with an English major at Brandon University, then did a major in journalism and has a Creative Communications degree from Red River College.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Writer, Derek Jory". Retrieved 8 February 2012.