Michael DiPietro

Michael DiPietro

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/200 lbs
Born: Windsor, Canada
Draft: 2017 3rd round (64th pick) by the
  • 10 years later, emergency responders recall tension ahead of Vancouver's Stanley Cup riot
    CBC

    10 years later, emergency responders recall tension ahead of Vancouver's Stanley Cup riot

    Before the smashed storefronts and overturned cars, paramedic Brian Twaites said there was an intangible feeling in the air. "There was some tension that was building," Twaites said of the moments leading up to the 2011 Stanley Cup riot. "Certainly into the final period you could feel the shift in the air." As one of seven paramedics embedded with the Vancouver Police Department's public safety unit on June 15, 2011, Twaites was initially posted near the corner of Hamilton and West Georgia stree