Post Tagged with: "Olympics"

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Your Anaheim Olympic Update

Good news everyone! Every Duck in the Olympics is undefeated after their first game. We’ve seen some pretty strong showings thus far, while some are still unclipping their wings after […]

by · February 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Olympics
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Solid Gold: Olympics Predictions from the THW Staff

With the Winter Olympics in Sochi a little under two weeks to go, the hockey tournament is one of the most anticipated events at the Winter Olympics.The rest of the […]

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Team USA Olympic Goaltending Options

The United States Olympic Hockey team is starting to come together, and the 2014 Sochi games are just around the corner. It’s that time of year when the air is […]

by · December 18, 2013 · 0 comments · Olympics
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Are the Bruins in Danger of Burning Tuukka Rask Out?

The Boston Bruins are on a roll as of late, winning six of their last seven, and it’s no secret that the stellar play of Tuukka Rask in net is […]

by · November 21, 2013 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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The Saddledome Turns 30 Amidst Flood Recovery

The fall of 2013 was always going to be a time of celebration for the Scotiabank Saddledome and its operators, the Calgary Flames. As fate would have it, the nature […]

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USA Warriors: From Boots To Blades

Arlington, V.A. – Media members poured into the locker rooms to talk to the invitees of the 2013 U.S. Men’s National Team Orientation Camp.  Recorders held from outstretched arms crowded […]

by · September 4, 2013 · 0 comments · International Hockey, Olympics
Pittsburgh Penguins' head coach Dan Bylsma put all of his stock in Marc-Andre Fleury before this season began. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

USA Olympic Hockey Team Bound to Provide Truth About Pittsburgh Penguins

The USA Olympic Hockey Team is bound to provide the truth to many of the questions that remain about the Pittsburgh Penguins. With one of the most talented rosters in […]

by · August 13, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Patrick Kane, The Human Mind And Olympic Hockey Hypocrisy

  I despise Patrick Kane. The guy is a caricature of everything people cannot stand about “frat-boy” culture.  He uses terms like “my boy” to describe intimates, seems to love […]

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Olympic Invitees: Buffalo Sabres Edition

With the decision to allow National Hockey League players to compete in the Olympics behind us, camp rosters are starting to take shape for the 2014 Olympic Games in SochiRussia.  […]

by · July 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
Does Marc Methot have a chance to play for the Canadian Olympic Team?

Marc Methot: A Serious Canadian Olympic Candidate?

Marc Methot has come a long way since his Junior A days playing for the Kanata Valley Lasers. A steady stay-at-home defenseman for the Lasers, he transitioned perfectly to major junior and continued to play his hardnosed style.

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, Ottawa Senators
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Bandy: The Other Ice Hockey

The sound of blades grinding the ice of players skating at high speeds, blistering 100+ mph slap shots, beautiful end to end rushes with tape to tape passes, and sprawling […]

by · May 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, International Hockey, Olympics
Sochi 2014 certainly won't come without some drama

NHL Ready for Much Needed Changes

  The National Hockey League may still be unsure of its participation in the 2014 Olympics but it’s definitely ready to make a huge step in supporting equality among pro […]

by · April 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics