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Men’s Olympic Hockey: 3 Disappointments From Pool Play

The Men’s Olympic Hockey Tournament has been going on smoothly through pool play. Team U.S.A and Sweden have separated themselves from the rest of the nations as the best teams. […]

by · February 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
Oshie was the 24th overall pick in the 2005 entry draft (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

T.J. Oshie’s Play Inspires Former Team

By now, you’ve probably seen or heard about T.J. Oshie’s performance for team USA in the shootout against the Russians.  Saturday, Oshie’s performance went viral after he made 4-of-6 attempts […]

by · February 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · College Hockey, Olympics
Oshie is widely considered the best player in the world at the shootout (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

USA vs. Russia Thriller Shows Why Olympic Hockey is Simply the Best

It was a game that will be talked about for decades to come. Team USA took down Team Russia 3-2 in a shootout thriller that not only produced a national […]

by · February 16, 2014 · 1 comment · International Hockey, Olympics
Valeri Nichushkin has earned praise from Lindy Ruff as of late, and the rookie winger has certainly justified such sentiments with his play. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Jamie Benn & Valeri Nichushkin: Stars on the Rise in Sochi

It wasn’t that long ago when the Dallas Stars were known as a perennial power house in the NHL. They finished the regular season at or near the top of […]

by · February 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Olympics
Meghan Duggan, 2011 IIHF World Championships (_becaro_/Flickr)

Olympic Women’s Hockey: Previewing the Semifinals

On Saturday, both Sweden and Switzerland won their quarterfinal match-ups to advance to the semifinals of the Olympic women’s hockey tournament. On Monday, the United States will face off against […]

by · February 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics, Women's Hockey
(Wes Cunningham/Flickr) TJ Oshie reportedly missed practice Monday.

Why Team USA Will Win Olympic Gold

For all the bitterness thrown toward GM David Poile and the rest of Team USA hockey’s management team, something Poile said during the roster discussions has proven to be remarkably — […]

by · February 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
Teemu Selanne becomes oldest player to score a goal in the Olympics

Your Anaheim Olympic Update #2

We’ve witnessed a couple more days of Olympic action in men’s hockey, and the Ducks have certainly not been quiet thus far. Jonas Hiller and the Austrians as well as […]

by · February 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Olympics
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Running on Empty: Could Rask’s Woes Harm Boston?

The Finnish hockey team boasts the deepest roster of goaltenders in the Winter Olympics, and it’s headlined by arguably the best goalie in this tournament, Tuukka Rask. Rask has been […]

by · February 15, 2014 · 2 comments · Boston Bruins, Olympics
The Olympics' best players come from the NHL (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Wings Jeopardized Season By Sending Injured Stars To Sochi

Wings’ Management Dropped The Ball The Detroit Red Wings have put their season in peril by sending their two best players to the Sochi Olympics with serious injuries. Instead of demanding that […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Olympics
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Olympics a Family Tradition for Many Hockey Players

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics are giving many NHLers a chance to showcase their country’s skills on the world stage. For a few players, however, their time at the Olympics […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics
Finland vs. Sweden, 2011 IIHF Women's World Championships (_becaro_/Flickr)

Olympic Women’s Hockey: Previewing the Quarterfinals

After an exciting preliminary round, the puck drops on the quarterfinals of the Olympic women’s hockey tournament on Saturday, Feb. 15, when Finland takes on Sweden and Switzerland takes on […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, Women's Hockey
The fans in Sochi seem to be enjoying the Games (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Five Early Olympic Stories for the Penguins

As the Pittsburgh Penguins take a hiatus from their quest for NHL domination, seven players and a coaching staff hope to dominate the world in Sochi. The men’s hockey portion […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, Pittsburgh Penguins