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”

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”

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”

Jagr’s Ready to Rock in Vancouver

Jaromir Jagr made his first appearance on North American soil after two years, showing up in Vancouver with the Czech Republic to represent his country at the Olympics. He’s set to celebrate his 38th birthday, too, and is more than ready to lace the skates for his team. Jagr joked that he grew his hairContinue reading “Jagr’s Ready to Rock in Vancouver”