Sochi Olympics: USA Hockey Picks Wrong Time To Lose Offense

David Backes-Tuukka Rask

They were one of the favorites to be standing on the podium on Sunday, receiving a gold medal. At the very least, USA was going to win silver or bronze, right? Everything was shaping up for the American team to […]

2014 Sochi Olympics: Team USA Avoids Letdown Game vs. Czech Republic

USA Men's Hockey

The U.S. Men‘s hockey team advanced to the semifinals after defeating the Czech Republic 5-2 on Wednesday. The win was a complete team effort as the U.S. got goals from five different players while Ryan Suter dished out three assists. […]

Sochi Olympics: USA Men’s Hockey Poised To Make Run At Medal After Winning Group A

David Backes

The preliminary round is over for Team USA and they are exactly where they wanted to be when the tournament started. Coming into the Olympic games, Team USA knew Russia would be their hardest preliminary game, and it proved to […]

2014 Sochi Olympics: USA Men’s Hockey Benefits From A Couple Of Unique Rules

T.J. Oshie

The game itself was hyped up for many different reasons. Team USA and Team Russia are both medal contenders in men’s hockey this year in the Sochi Olympics, so as they faced each other, the stakes seemed higher than normal. […]

Sochi Olympics: USA Men’s Hockey Team Will Be Standing On Podium

Paul Stastny

The U.S. men’s hockey team took to the ice for the first time Thursday in hopes of returning to the podium at the Olympics. Four years ago, goalie Ryan Miller led the U.S. to a silver medal as the team was […]

2014 Winter Olympics US Men’s Hockey Player Profile: Dustin Brown

Dustin Brown

The US Olympic Men’s Hockey team is full of youth and guys who have never played in the Olympics before. That said, Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown is not one of those players. Brown was part of the team four years […]

2014 Winter Olympics US Men’s Hockey Player Profile: T.J. Oshie

T.J. Oshie

When the USA Olympic hockey team takes the ice next week, there will be three teammates from the St. Louis Blues on the ice. Along with David Backes and Kevin Shattenkirk, T.J. Oshie will lace up the skates and try to help […]

2014 Winter Olympics US Men’s Hockey Player Profile: Max Pacioretty

Max Pacioretty

We’ve reached that time once again where the NHL is about to take a two-week hiatus from their normal schedule. The regular schedule will be interrupted as some of the players make the trek to Sochi, Russia for the Winter […]

15 Professional Athletes Who You Would Love to Trade Bodies With

Sean Rosenthal

Oakland Athletics: Where’s the Accountability for Officiating?

Bob Melvin Oakland Athletics

If the Oakland Athletics miss the playoffs this year, they might point to Wednesday night’s game against the Cleveland Indians as one of the reasons why, especially if they miss the playoffs by one game. Trailing in the ninth inning, Adam Rosales hit a game-tying home […]