Finland Takes Bronze

Olli Jokinen led the third-period charge with two goals and helped the Finnish hockey team come back over the Slovaks, who led the game 3-1 going into the third period at Canada Hockey Place. Finland scored three goals in 3:35 to come back from the deficit. While they were happy with the win, most playersContinue reading “Finland Takes Bronze”

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”

Slovakia Unveils Olympic Squad

Often overlooked, the Slovakian Olympic hockey team unveiled their players for the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver during a press conference on Tuesday. At the same press conference, the Slovaks unveiled a women’s hockey team that will be competing for the very first time at the Olympics. On the men’s side, 12 of the 23 playersContinue reading “Slovakia Unveils Olympic Squad”