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Men’s Ice Hockey

USA's players react after losing the Men's ice hockey Bronze Medal Game vs Finland at the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 22, 2014. (Jung Yeon-Je/AFP/Getty Images)

Haggerty On Toucher & Rich: Team USA ‘Flawed From The Very Beginning’

Some of the blame falls on Dan Bylsma, but Haggs wasn’t buying into team USA from the start because of the players they didn’t bring to Sochi.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/24/2014

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Tappen: Team USA ‘Definitely’ The Favorite Over Canada

Canada is considered to have the best collection of hockey players in the world for their Olympic roster, but NHL Network’s Kathryn Tappen feels like Team USA is the favorite in Friday’s game.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/21/2014

Canada's John Tavares receives medical assistance during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinals on February 19, 2014. (ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

NHL’s Worst Nightmare Realized: Star Player John Tavares Hurt During Winter Olympics

Gary Bettman has been noncommittal for his players participating in the 2018 games in South Korea, but risk for injury and the stoppage of NHL games during the Olympic break could be enough reason for him to shut the practice down entirely.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/21/2014

United States players celebrate following their 5-2 victory during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinal Playoff at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Torey Krug Provides His Key To The Game For Team USA To Beat Canada

Krug “just kind of hung around” while on vacation in Mexico and only recently started watching the Olympic games upon his return, adding, “It looks like a lot of fun and I’m looking forward to the game tomorrow.” He of course is not referring to Finland vs. Sweden

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/20/2014

The Bruins' No. 1 netminder got the start for Finland's win over Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rask Shines In Finland’s Dramatic Win Over Russia

Tuukka Rask sent the Russians packing, as the tournament hosts will not receive a medal at the 2014 games.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/19/2014

The Bruins' No. 1 netminder got the start for Finland's win over Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Goucher’s Confidence In Rask Unfazed After Poor Debut In Sochi

After a bad month (or more) for the Bruins leading up to the Sochi games, Tuukka Rask’s debut in net for Team Finland featured 4 goals allowed on just 20 shots. Even still, Dave Goucher is not concerned.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/14/2014

Team United States huddle against Slovakia at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 13, 2014. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Statement Win By The US Over The Slovaks

John Powers of the Boston Globe is covering the Olympics in Sochi and came away very impressed with Team USA’s 7-1 victory over Slovakia. Even though it wasn’t much of a contest it was a “historic” win by the home country. He explained why on T&R Friday morning.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/14/2014

David Backes #42, T.J. Oshie #74 and Zach Parise #9 of Team USA practice on day three of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 10, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tappen On Toucher & Rich: Team Speed And Cohesiveness Equals Gold For Team USA Men’s Hockey

Kathryn Tappen of the NHL Network readily admits she’s a homer, but the former NESN star is predicting big things for Team USA Men’s Hockey.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/11/2014

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Toucher & Rich: Dave Goucher Picks His Olympic Hockey Favorites

Canada has a lot of horses, but Dave Goucher of the Bruins Radio Network says to look for Finland to make some noise based on their goaltending and past success in this tournament.

98.5 The Sports Hub–02/07/2014

Torey Krug (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Torey Krug On The Winter Olympics: Canada Doesn’t Run The Show

Bruins defenseman Torey Krug thinks the hockey world has changed over the years, and even though Team Canada is “stacked” the gold medal is up in the air.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/24/2014

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