The flu was the only thing that got in Tuukka’s way in Sochi.
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.
I make the statement that I prefer to be in Florida during the winter months and a couple of knuckleheads touch off an argument on global warming.
Rich Keefe recaps the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics by providing his top 7 moments from the games.
Do any Olympic moments from Sochi make it on to our top 5 all-time list?
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.
Canada blanked Sweden for hockey gold.
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.
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.
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