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Projecting Team USA for the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship

Last week I tried to project the Team Canada roster for next month’s IIHF World Junior Championship. After naming the team that is likely to be the odds on favorite to win the gold, I spoke with content-bot, goalie guru, Arizona hockey apologist and all around talented hockey writer Catherine Silverman ( 948 more words


Down with the Underdog!

In 1980 the USA Olympic Hockey team beat the undefeated Russia for the first time since 1964 making world wide history.  The USA team was younger, less experienced and certainly had never played in the Olympics. 246 more words


USA advances to Premier 12 Semis

The semifinal matchups are set, as the Premier 12 Tournament moves to Tokyo, Japan November 19-21.

Team USA beat short-handed Netherlands, 6-1. The Netherlands scored their lone run on a dropped third strike. 285 more words


Premier 12 Quarterfinals set

Round robin play of the Premier 12 Tournament in Taiwan is complete and now the quarterfinals are set to begin Monday in Taiwan with the top four teams of each group moving on. 563 more words


U.S. Romps To 6-1 Win In St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Entering on its first three-game home losing streak since 1997, the United States stumbled at the start of its first qualifier for the 2018 World Cup when St. 773 more words


U.S. Olympic Committee Officially Recognizes USA Football as Sports Organization

United States Olympic Committee (REUTERS/Mathieu Belanger)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Olympic Committee added USA Football to its formal list of recognized sports organization for all forms of American football. 91 more words