1. Olympic Hockey 2014: Updated MVP Odds Post-Group Stage

    The group stage is over, and the early results are in. There are plenty of games to come—all with the threat of elimination—and many capable players all ready to make their mark at the Sochi Winter Games...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 6 months ago 1,412 reads 3 comments

  2. Slovakian Goalie Delivers Vicious Check Using Only His Butt

    In the final Olympic preliminary hockey round on Sunday, Slovakian goalie Jan Laco delivered a devastating check with his rear-end.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 6 months ago 213 reads 0 comments

  3. U.S. Women's Hockey Forward Julie Chu Will Play Through Hand Injury

    The U.S. women's hockey team won't have to worry about playing a semifinal game against Sweden without their oldest player Julie Chu, as the Associated Press reports that she'll fight through a left hand injury...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 6 months ago 332 reads 0 comments

  4. Olympic Hockey 2014: How Team Canada Can Jump-Start Its Lackluster Offense

    Canada’s entry at the 2014 Sochi Games has a problem. Despite what should be an insurmountable amount of talent, despite dominating puck possession and despite owning a ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 6 months ago 3,787 reads 13 comments

  5. Olympic Hockey 2014: Breaking Down Team USA's Road to a Gold Medal

    Thanks to a nearly perfect preliminary round, the U.S. earned the second seed at the Olympic men's hockey tournament in Sochi...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 6 months ago 22,626 reads 53 comments

  6. Olympic Hockey Bracket 2014: Updated Men's Standings and Results After Day 9

    Day 9 of the 2014 Winter Games saw two of hockey's biggest powerhouses win their group bracket to receive a bye into the quarterfinals...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 98,654 reads 0 comments

  7. Ryan Suter Hopes to Follow in Father Bob's Footsteps with Hockey Gold

    SOCHI, Russia — Bob Suter never talked much about being an Olympian or the "Miracle on Ice" when his son Ryan was growing up, and he didn't make the trip to Sochi to see whether ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 6 months ago 101 reads 0 comments

  8. Olympic Hockey 2014: Is Sidney Crosby Becoming a Problem for Team Canada?

    Mike Babcock has a problem. That problem is Sidney Crosby. In Team Canada's first true test at the 2014 Olympics, against Finland, Babcock's ongoing attempts to find linemates for Crosby short-circuited the offense...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 6 months ago 95,383 reads 337 comments

  9. Duchene: There's a Lot of Obstruction Not Getting Called

    The Canadians drew just a single penalty in their 2-1 overtime victory against Finland on Sunday and they don't seem happy about it...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 months ago 204 reads 0 comments

  10. Olympic Hockey 2014: Biggest Takeaways from Day 5 of Men's Tournament

    The final day of preliminary play is in the books for the men's ice hockey tournament at the 2014 Winter Olympics, and intriguing storylines continue to emerge. Following a day four that saw T...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 6 months ago 1,193 reads 0 comments

  11. Winners and Losers of the Group Stage of Men's Olympic Hockey

    The NHL and the Olympics make beautiful music together. Since the world's best league has released its players for the tournament, each event has been memorable. The Sochi Olympics are creating incredible stories...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 6 months ago 18,504 reads 21 comments

  12. Olympic Hockey 2014: Updated Gold-Medal Odds for Every Team

    The two most impressive teams in round-robin play were Canada and the United States, and that's why they're the two favorites to get to the gold-medal game for a second straight Olympics...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 6 months ago 53,207 reads 82 comments

  13. Ovechkin: 'It Was a Pity' Russia Didn't Beat Slovaks in Regulation

    Three points against Slovakia would've given Russia a much better shot at earning a bye to the Olympic quarterfinals, but it could only manage two in a 1-0 shootout victory — a result that Alex Ovechkin says is a slight disappointment...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 months ago 383 reads 1 comments

  14. Yzerman Praises Team Canada's Responsible Team Play Through Two Games

    SOCHI, Russia -- Steve Yzerman has been impressed with Team Canada through two games at the Sochi Olympics...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 months ago 63 reads 0 comments

  15. 2014 Olympic Hockey: Can Team USA's Offense Continue to Dominate?

    "Maybe not enough speed or skill on the big ice; offense could be a problem." Those words or something close to them were some of the conventional, pre -Olympic punditry when sizing up Team USA 's gold-medal chances...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 6 months ago 18,737 reads 39 comments

  16. Report: Tomas Kopecky Likely Done at Olympics After Head Injury

    After taking a hard hit to the head against Slovenia Saturday, Tomas Kopecky is expected to miss the rest of the Olympics with a head injury according to TSN's Bob McKenzie...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  17. Finland vs. Canada Olympic Hockey 2014: Live Score and Analysis

    Drew Doughty scored both goals as Canada edged Finland 2-1 in overtime. The game gave Canada the third seed in the quarterfinals, while Finland will settle for the fourth seed and may have to play Russia in its next game...

    Brad Kurtzberg Written by Brad Kurtzberg about 6 months ago 33,947 reads 64 comments

  18. Slovenia vs. USA: Score and Recap from 2014 Winter Olympics

    Phil Kessel scored two first-period goals en route to a hat trick for the USA men's 2014 Winter Olympics hockey team on Sunday, as the Americans raced out to an early lead and dominated Slovenia 5-1...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 91,956 reads 74 comments

  19. Finland vs. Canada Olympic Hockey 2014: Final Grades, Analysis for Team Canada

    Drew Doughty started the scoring in the first period and finished it in overtime from nearly the same spot, beating Tuukka Rask under his pad to give Team Canada a group-clinching 2-1 victory against Finland...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 6 months ago 12,452 reads 13 comments

  20. US Olympic Hockey Team 2014: Predictions for Men's and Women's Upcoming Games

    Olympic ice hockey is often the event that everyone waits for at the Winter Games, and fans of the United States have been rewarded for their patience thus far. The men's squad is currently 2-0 in Group A play heading into its game against Slovenia...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 6 months ago 5,073 reads 1 comments

  21. Ruling Clarified on Disallowed Goal in U.S.-Russia Hockey Game

    SOCHI, Russia -- The International Ice Hockey Federation has issued a statement clarifying the ruling on Russia's disallowed goal in the third period of a preliminary-round game against the U...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 months ago 552 reads 0 comments

  22. USA vs. Slovenia Olympic Hockey 2014: Live Score and Analysis

    The USA defeated Slovenia by a 5-1 score Sunday morning to clinch the No. 1 spot in Group A and an automatic bye to the quarterfinals...

    Isaac Smith Written by Isaac Smith about 6 months ago 50,986 reads 24 comments

  23. Russia to Play Varlamov in Net vs. Slovakia

    SOCHI, Russia -- Russia plans to give goaltender Semyon Varlamov another chance to play. The team announced Varlamov will start Sunday against Slovakia, the final preliminary-round game for both teams...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 6 months ago 193 reads 0 comments

  24. Goalie Miller to Play for U.S. Sunday vs. Slovenia

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 6 months ago 133 reads 0 comments

  25. Slovenia's Kovacevic Suspended for USA Matchup

    Forward Sabahudin Kovacevic has been suspended for Slovenia's next Olympic hockey game for his hit on Slovakia's Tomas Kopecky...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 6 months ago 130 reads 0 comments