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”

Canada is Golden

Sidney Crosby redeemed himself in the eyes of Canada with a golden goal to scoop the gold medal for Team Canada in Sunday’s big game against the United States. The game was tense and down to the wire, but Canada pulled off an overtime victory to defeat the Americans by a final score of 3-2Continue reading “Canada is Golden”

Canada Sneaks by Slovakia

The last ten or so minutes of Friday’s Canada vs. Slovakia game produced some of the most tense and chaotic moments of the Olympic men’s hockey tourney so far, but the Canadians were able to squeak out a 3-2 win after barely holding it together in the finale minutes. The victory for Canada sets upContinue reading “Canada Sneaks by Slovakia”

Canada’s Women Take Hockey Gold

In defeating the Americans by a score of 2-0, the Canadian women’s hockey team took to the ice in a celebration that many of them will not soon forget. With Shannan Szabados’ shutout leading the way, the women’s hockey team piled on their goalie and kept the celebration going well into Thursday night. Olympic goldContinue reading “Canada’s Women Take Hockey Gold”

Canada Crushes Russia

In a game that was expected to be a challenge for the Canadians, Team Canada defeated the Russians by a score of 7-3 on Wednesday night to keep their gold medal hopes alive at the 2010 Olympics. It was an exciting contest that saw the Canadians sticking to their system throughout. They kept the shotContinue reading “Canada Crushes Russia”