7 Predators Invited to Olympic Orientation Camps

7 Predators Invited to Olympic Orientation Camps

This past week, many of the national teams officially kicked off their preparation to compete for Gold in Sochi, Russia during the 2014 Winter Olympics by inviting a myriad of […]

by · July 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Olympics
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Nine Ducks Given Mighty Opportunity

The lists of Olympic Camp Invitees were announced on Monday, and there was no shortage of Ducks.  In total, nine Ducks were invited, spanning across the five rosters, including three […]

by · July 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, International Hockey, Olympics
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Carolina Hurricanes’ Olympic Roster Rundown

Throughout their history in Raleigh, the Carolina Hurricanes have had their share of ups and downs.  They’ve won one Stanley Cup Final, reached another, and made the Eastern Conference Finals […]

Thornton is still a top-tier forward (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

Seven Sharks at Olympic Camps, Who Will Play in Sochi?

Eight Sharks players were representing their countries the last time the Winter Olympics came around.  This year, seven invites have been sent to Sharks at Olympic Camps for Sochi 2014. […]

by · July 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, San Jose Sharks
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Olympic Invitees: Colorado Avalanche Edition

It has been a busy past seven days in the NHL. After much deliberation, it was finally decided that NHL players will be participating in the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in […]

by · July 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, International Hockey, Olympics
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Golden Goalies: Team Finland’s Elite Group of Goalies

Great goaltending can take a team just about anywhere, just look at Cam Ward and Tim Thomas’ Stanley Cup run, and I believe that the Olympics are no different. When […]

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Detroit Red Wings Headline Sochi-Olympic Camp Invitees

It’s official. The NHL will be sending it’s players to Sochi, Russia, in 2014 for the Winter Olympic Games. After much speculation and patience, international ice hockey fans can breathe […]

by · July 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, International Hockey, Olympics

A Look at the 2013-2014 Canadian Women’s Hockey Roster

In preparation for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Hockey Canada announced a 27-player roster in April that will centralize in 2013-2014. Final cuts still have to be made, but […]

Sidney Crosby is one of many Team Canada hopefuls high on talent, but low on international ice experience. (VancityAllie/Flickr)

Canada Unveils Coaching Staff and Orientation Camp Roster for Sochi

Two important announcements were made this week by Hockey Canada and specifically 2014 Olympic architect Steve Yzerman. They announced that Mike Babcock would be behind the bench again to lead Canada […]

by · July 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
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Did Team USA Go Too Young on Olympic Camp Roster?

The Winter Olympics is still months away, but Team USA has announced the roster that will be invited to Olympic camp. There seems to be a trend this time around: […]

by · July 23, 2013 · 1 comment · Olympics
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Praising Arizona: The Coyotes and Their Local Impact

“My dad is from Detroit and played his entire life.  So right when I could walk he put me in skates.  Ever since then, that is what I have wanted […]

KHL Expansion – A Boon or Bust

KHL Expansion – A Boon or Bust

The Kontinental Hockey League (KHL), borne from the Russian Superleague, is the premier European hockey league. In existence since 2008, there have been few changes in the makeup of teams, […]

by · June 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, KHL