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MNWild: Young Wild Forwards Impressive in Sochi

Once the roster were announced for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Men’s Hockey Tournament, I was excited for the rest of the hockey world to get to see the growth […]

by · February 18, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, Olympics
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Did Slava Voynov Call NHL Teammate Jonathan Quick a Cheater?

Perhaps it’s only fitting that the most controversial goal of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics would prompt the most controversial comments of the games. The setting Team USA had opened […]

by · February 18, 2014 · 8 comments · Los Angeles Kings, Olympics
Oshie is widely considered the best player in the world at the shootout (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Commentary: Should the NHL Send Its Players to South Korea?

Whether you’re asking a typical NHL fan or a perennial superstar, the answer is likely the same. Are you serious? Is this even up for debate? Apparently, it is. The […]

by · February 18, 2014 · 2 comments · Olympics
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The Hottest Selling Olympic Hockey T-Shirt

There’s nothing better in sports than watching the top players compete at the highest level. What we witnessed on Saturday morning as TJ Oshie vaulted into super-stardom, was a perfect example of […]

by · February 18, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Olympics
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Mike Babcock, And The Challenges Ahead For Team Canada

In an up and down season marred by injuries, Mike Babcock could be forgiven for looking at this year’s Olympic journey as a break from the stressful daily grind of […]

by · February 18, 2014 · 4 comments · Detroit Red Wings, Olympics
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Oilers in Sochi: Preliminary Round Up

Edmonton Oilers Olympic hopefuls Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle did not make the Canadian Olympic team, despite their invitation to the Olympic camp prior to the NHL season’s start. Oilers […]

by · February 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Olympics
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Team Canada’s Lines: What’s Wrong, What’s Right

Team Canada won its final round robin game against Finland 2-1 in overtime, missing out on a chance to grab the no. 1 seed and instead falling back to no. […]

by · February 17, 2014 · 1 comment · Olympics
Oshie is widely considered the best player in the world at the shootout (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

The Five Biggest Surprises in Sochi

With group play in Men’s Hockey wrapping up Sunday, the 2014 Olympics will be moving on to the knockout round starting Tuesday.  Despite the early start times for those of […]

by · February 17, 2014 · 1 comment · International Hockey, Olympics
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NHL Pacific Division Dominance on Display in Sochi

                                    Friday’s Olympic men’s hockey action at the Winter Olympics in Sochi proved […]

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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
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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