Tag Archives: 2010 Vancouver Olympics

Cristobal Trade Rumor Update: Jeremy Roenick Comments, Stirs Debate

Over the weekend, current NBC talking head and former Blackhawks All Star Jeremy Roenick decided it was his turn to spice up the trade rumors swirling around his former employer. Before the Olympics, Roenick told the media that he didn’t … Continue reading

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Jonathan Toews: Team Canada’s Most Valuable Player?

The¬†obvious choices for an MVP for Team Canada so far¬†are Sidney Crosby and Dany Heatley. The Pittsburgh superstar is one of the two most hyped players in the NHL right now (with Alexander Ovechkin), and both have done a good … Continue reading

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Olympic Schedule Update: Blackhawks’ Playoff Schedule

By virtue of defeating Canada on Sunday night, the United States not only won their group but also clinched the top overall seed in the Olympic playoffs. The US was allegedly undersized and didn’t have as much fire power as … Continue reading

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Olympic Shocker: USA Upsets Canada

Wow. It wasn’t 1980’s “Miracle on Ice,” but Sunday night’s game between Canada and the United States felt like rivals from opposite sides of the tracks meeting for a grudge match with everything on the line. The game didn’t determine … Continue reading

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Olympics Preview – USA vs Canada: More than Pride On the Line

On Sunday the United States will play Canada in a game that will have a lot at stake for the two nations. Despite the game not being available in HD (because NBC sucks), the impact of the game on the … Continue reading

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Olympics Preview – Saturday: Slovakia vs. Latvia

Slovakia has been outstanding throughout the Olympic tournament, with a close loss to the Czech Republic in their first game before upsetting the Russians on Thursday night. On Saturday, they’ll play winless Latvia with a chance to place second in … Continue reading

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Olympics Recap – Day Three: Three Games, Three Wins

After relatively quiet first games from all of the Blackhawks participating in the Winter Olympics, Thursday was a different story. In the first game of the day, Patrick Kane scored a goal early in the second period as the United … Continue reading

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Olympic Preview: All Six Blackhawks Play Thursday

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Blackhawks Olympic Recap – Day Two: Hossa Assists, Slovakia Loses

Late Wednesday night, Slovakia played the Czech Republic. Jaromir Jagr scored the game-winner and assisted on Czech’s third goal as Slovakia fell 3-1. Slovakia tied the game just 47 seconds into the second period as Marian Gaborik found the back … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Olympic Recap – Day One: Two Wins, One Point, All Healthy

The USA played a physical game against Switzerland on Tuesday that ended with a 3-1 US victory. Patrick Kane was credited with four shots on goal, none of which found the back of the net. He did not have an … Continue reading

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