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Burning questions as USA Hockey decides men’s Olympic roster

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It appears the U.S. Olympic men’s hockey team will not include any players with multiple Olympics under their belt for the first time since NHLers were allowed into the Winter Games in 1998. The 2010 roster, dubbed young and somewhat inexperienced, surprised by winning a silver medal. It beat Canada in preliminary play and nearly [more]

Alex Ovechkin on Olympic torch-NHL opener journey: ‘We just have to find a plane’

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Alex Ovechkin¬†is ready to rack up airline miles. Hopefully, he can sleep on a plane. Ovechkin confirmed Tuesday the news that he will travel to Greece to start the Sochi Olympic torch relay Sept. 29, two days before the Washington Capitals’ season begins in Chicago. He does not intend to miss any games. “We just [more]