Team Canada Names Olympic Roster

Right on schedule, Team Canada has named its roster for the upcoming 2014 Olympics in Sochi. As with all roster selections of this sort, there are some omissions that will turn heads. The 25-player roster will look to defend gold in Russia. If they do, they’ll be the first country to repeat as champions sinceContinue reading “Team Canada Names Olympic Roster”

Bobby Ryan: “It Was Kinda Gutless”

Among the most glaring omissions in terms of the American Olympic hockey team for Sochi is that of Bobby Ryan. It has to hurt and Thursday saw the Ottawa Senators forward make his feelings known. “It was kinda gutless,” Ryan said. “I almost feel degraded when it comes out like that. It is what itContinue reading “Bobby Ryan: “It Was Kinda Gutless””

U.S. Reveals 2014 Olympic Roster

First of all, Happy New Year to all of you. 2013 has had its fair share of ups and downs for yours truly and 2014 is sure to have more of the same. Here’s to you and yours for all the best in the year to come. The Americans have unveiled their roster for theContinue reading “U.S. Reveals 2014 Olympic Roster”

Sweden Unveils Olympic Roster; Samuelsson Pitches a Fit

The Swedes have become the latest to unveil their Olympic hockey roster, uncorking the goods for the 23-man squad that will be coached by Bengt-Ake Gustafsson. To say the least, the team has some surprises on it. Perhaps the most compelling name on the roster is that of Peter Forsberg. Forsberg, who’s dealt with naggingContinue reading “Sweden Unveils Olympic Roster; Samuelsson Pitches a Fit”