Post Tagged with: "Olympics"

Harry Ellis Watson of the Toronto Granites hockey club

3 Legendary Olympic Hockey Players You’ve Never Heard Of

When Alan Eagleson brought the 1972 Summit Series to fruition, North American hockey fans quickly learned that the rest of the world had some serious talent.  The Canadians severely underestimated […]

by · February 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Olympics
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Young Oilers Defensemen Gaining Valuable Experience at Olympic Games

For the Edmonton Oilers, much of the Olympic hockey talk was around disappointment. Young stars Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle falling short of making Team Canada or Nail Yakupov being […]

by · February 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers, Olympics
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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
Patrice Bergeron a Key to Canada’s Gold Medal Hopes

Patrice Bergeron a Key to Canada’s Gold Medal Hopes

It’s not often that a fourth line winger can be counted as a key to victory for a team, but Patrice Bergeron is that exception for Canada this Olympics. A […]

by · February 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · 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 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Olympics
Roberto Luongo was the starter in 2010, will he retain his spot in 2014?

Sochi Olympics: Who Has the Best Goaltending?

With the Sochi Olympics underway and the men’s olympic hockey tournament in just seven days, anticipation and excitement is climbing. There have been countless predictions and analysis of all the […]

by · February 7, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, Olympics
Hey, we have finally made it. Soon it begins.... (File Photo)

This Olympics Preview Under Construction Like Sochi!

This is a creation literally four years in the making. It will not spare pleasantries. It will be on the edge and it may go over the edge sometimes. Realistically […]

by · February 7, 2014 · 3 comments · 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 […]

by · January 27, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
Team Canada faces off against Team Snubbed: Sidney Crosby versus Claude Giroux

Olympic Hockey Showdown: Team Canada Versus Team Snubbed

After Hockey Canada announce the Team Canada roster going to Sochi to compete for gold at the 2014 Olympics, I posed the question: “What if Canada could take two squads […]

by · January 20, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
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2014 Winter Olympics – Roster Breakdown by Club Team

For two weeks in February, the sporting world will converge upon Sochi, Russia for the 2014 Winter Olympics, and the hockey world is no exception. The 2014 Winter Olympic hockey […]

by · January 8, 2014 · 1 comment · Olympics
Hey, we have finally made it. Soon it begins.... (File Photo)

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 · Comments are Disabled · 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 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins