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The Ultimate World Cup of Hockey Preview

The last time the NHL hosted a World Cup tournament the year was 1996. Independence Day was the number one movie in America, Seinfeld was at the peak of it’s popularity, the Dallas Cowboys were actually good, and I was just days old. 20 years ago the USA squad, led by Brett Hull and Mike Richter, ran […]

Could Rondo Start for Team USA?

Gary Washburn of Boston.com reports that Rajon Rondo could be the starting point guard for the star-studded team USA this year. Rondo started in the USA’s blowout over France, an 86-55 win, and looks like he could be in a prime position to make the starting five in this year’s FIBA World Championship. The team […]

Canada 3, USA 2: Canada Narrowly Averts National Humiliation, Wins Gold Medal

Do you believe in dramatic yet predictable outcomes? Olympic hockey favorites Canada narrowly avoided losing on their home ice in their national sport to their hated rivals, the sixth-seeded Team USA, for the second time in a week, winning the gold medal on Sidney Crosby’s sudden-death overtime strike. In a tense, well-played, and dramatic game, […]