Team USA 2018 Olympic Roster Prediction

Friday, December 09, 2016 24

Here is the early 2018 Team USA Olympic Roster Projections Forwards First Line: Johnny Gaudreau | Auston Matthews | Patrick Kane Second Line: Max Pacioretty | Alex Galchenyuk | Phil Kessel Third Line: Dylan Larkin | Jack Eichel | Joe Pavelski Fourth Line: Brandon Saad | Tyler Johnson | Blake Wheeler Extras: Zach Parise | […]

Latest Martin St. Louis rumors

Thursday, February 27, 2014 10

It appears Martin St. Louis has requested a trade and he only wants to play for the New York Rangers. St. Louis has 1 year left on his contract. The Rangers would have to dump some salary to get St. Louis and the Lightning have no interest in Ryan Callahan who the Rangers are looking […]

Nicklas Backstrom failed doping test

Sunday, February 23, 2014 8

Sweden and Washington Capitals centre Nicklas Backstrom failed a doping test for a substance found in an allergy medication and was withdrawn from the Gold Medal game at the Sochi Olympics. “I got the message two hours before the game that something was wrong,” Sweden coach Par Marts said after his team lost 3-0 to […]

Could Olli Jokinen be traded?

Saturday, February 22, 2014 15

Olli Jokinen had a great Olympics for a depleted Finnish team that won the bronze medal, and this has surely increased his trade stock. The Winnipeg Jets were trending toward seller, and Jokinen appeared to be expendable. But the Jets’ resurgence under coach Paul Maurice could make moving the 35-year-old forward less likely. If Jokinen […]

John Tavares out for season

Thursday, February 20, 2014 14

John Tavares will miss the remainder of the season with the knee injury that he suffered during the Sochi Olympic Games. The injury is to the medial collateral ligament and he also suffered meniscus damage. The injury could require surgery but a decision will not be made until after Tavares has been examined by Islanders […]

Team Canada 2014 Olympic Roster

Tuesday, January 07, 2014 17

Sidney Crosby, Jonathan Toews and Shea Weber highlight Team Canada’s roster for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. 11 players are returning to the squad from the team that won gold at the Vancouver 2010 Games. Canada’s first game in Sochi is Feb. 13 against Norway. Canada will also play Group B games against […]

Team Finland 2014 Olympic Roster

Tuesday, January 07, 2014 11

Tuuka Rask, Teemu Selanne and Mikko Koivu highlight Team Finland’s roster for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Finland won bronze at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, topping Slovakia in the third-place game. Finland will join Austria, Canada and Norway in Group B in Sochi. Goaltenders: Kari Lehtonen Antti Niemi Tuukka Rask Forwards: Juhamatti Aaltonen Aleksander Barkov […]

Team Sweden 2014 Olympic Roster

Tuesday, January 07, 2014 14

Henrik Sedin, Daniel Sedin and Henrik Lundqvist highlight Team Sweden’s roster for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Sweden finished fifth at the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, losing a quarter-final match-up to Slovakia. Sweden will play alongside Austria, the Czech Republic, Switzerland in Group C at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Goaltenders: Jhonas Enroth Jonas Gustavsson Henrik Lundqvist Forwards: Daniel Alfredsson Nicklas Backstrom […]

Team Russia 2014 Olympic Roster

Tuesday, January 07, 2014 19

Alex Ovechkin, Evgeni Malkin and Ilya Kovalchuk highlight Team Russia’s roster for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Russia finished sixth at the 2010 Olympics. They were defeated 7-3 in the quarter-finals by Canada. Russia will be joined in Group A in Sochi by Slovakia, Slovenia and the United States. Goaltenders: Sergei Bobrovsky Semyon Varlamov Alexander […]

2014 Team USA Olympic Roster

Wednesday, January 01, 2014 15

Team USA has revealed its 2014 Olympic team roster for hockey. The notables left off the team are Bobby Ryan and Keith Yandle.       Team USA Goalies: Jimmy Howard Jonathan Quick Ryan Miller Team USA Forwards: David Backes Dustin Brown Ryan Callahan Patrick Kane Ryan Kesler Phil Kessel T.J. Oshie Max Pacioretty Zach Parise Joe Pavelski Paul Stastny Derek Stepan James van Riemsdyk Blake Wheeler Team USA Defenseman: John Carlson Justin Faulk Cam Fowler […]

Team USA Goalies are ….

Monday, December 30, 2013 12

Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press is reporting, Jimmy Howard of the Detroit Red Wings, Ryan Miller of the Buffalo Sabres and Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings will the team’s goaltenders. St. James also reports that it is expected that Howard will be the third-string goalie in Sochi. The starter is […]

Semyon Varlamov conspiracy theory

Friday, November 01, 2013 11

Senior Russian parliamentarian, Igor Ananskikh, thinks that Semyon Varlamov’s charges are a plot to prevent him from winning a gold medal on the Olympics in Sochi. “I’m confident of Semyon’s innocence,” Ananskikh said. “I think it is a sports and political move, as Varlamov is a candidate for the Russian national team. The main goal […]