Olympic Hockey

Loui Eriksson (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Loui Eriksson Reveals Heel Injury Came As Result Of Cut Suffered In Sochi Cold Tub

The NHL’s participation in the Olympics has claimed another injured victim. Well, sort of.


Tuukka Rask (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tuukka Rask’s Medal-Winning Performance Should Erase ‘System Goalie’ Label

Is Tuukka Rask great, or is he a product of Claude Julien’s system? His impressive Olympic performance suggests it’s more the former than the latter.


Tuukka Rask (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kalman: After Conquering The Flu, Rask Ready To Dig Deep During Difficult March Schedule

The flu was the only thing that got in Tuukka’s way in Sochi.


David Backes (Photo by Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP/Getty Images)

NHL, Owners Would Be Wildly Hypocritical To Ban Players From Future Olympics

The NHL and its owners are being disingenuous, hypocritical and downright blind if they think the league doesn’t benefit from having its players in the Olympics.


Phil Kessel #81 of the United States shoots against Carey Price #31 of Canada in the first period during the Men's Ice Hockey Semifinal Playoff on Day 14 of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at Bolshoy Ice Dome on February 21, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Team USA Hockey Live Blog: Canada Hangs On To Beat U.S. 1-0

The United States and Canada face off in the semifinals of the Olympic hockey tournament. Follow along here!


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)

Team USA Downs Czech Republic, Advances To Semifinals vs. Canada

Team USA knocked off the Czech Republic 5-2 to advance to the Semifinal round in Olympic Hockey play.


T.J. Oshie (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Team USA’s Next Hockey Game To Be Played Wednesday At 12 p.m. ET Against Czech Republic

Team USA will get back on the ice on Wednesday.


T.J. Oshie is mobbed by teammates after scoring four times on six shootout attempts to beat Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Team USA Hockey Live Blog: Oshie Goes 4-For-6 In Shootout To Give USA 3-2 Victory

Team USA faces a tough task in facing host-country Russia in a preliminary round matchup. Follow along here!


Jonathan Quick (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Jonathan Quick Named USA’s Starting Goalie Against Russia

After backstopping a 7-1 victory over Slovakia on Thursday, Jonathan Quick will start in net for Team USA on Saturday against Russia.


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