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News on Olympic Hockey continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | Japers' Rink

Re-thinking Zone Starts

It's not as simple as "start offensive players in the offensive zone and defensive players in the defensive zone."

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Henrik Sedin (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Ice Hockey, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals

7 hrs ago | Canada.com

Canucks president Trevor Linden tackles the Alps in epic week-long bike race

Province Sports writer Ed Willes sat down recently with Canucks President Trevor Linden to talk about his love of cycling and how Linden has benefitted from the sport both physically and mentally.

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Related Topix: Sports, Trevor Linden, NHL Players, David Booth, Ryan Kesler, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Ryan Kesler (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

11 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Ousted twins say 'Amazing Race Canada' portrayed them as villains

A malevolent move doomed mischievous twins in the City of Love, as Pierre and Michel Forget were surprisingly ousted from "The Amazing Race Canada" during a sojourn to Paris in which the air was filled with romance and rancour in equal measure.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Meaghan Mikkelson (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Nunatsiaq News

Iqaluit fitness rally draws prime minister, star Olympians

Canadian Olympic gold-medal winners Charles Hamelin, Hayley Wickenheiser and Kaillie Humphries take questions from kids and families at Nakasuk School in Iqaluit, Aug. 25, during an afternoon of events in support of sports and recreation in Nunavut.

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Related Topix: Sports, Winter Sports, Olympic Short Track, Olympics, Charles Hamelin, Olympic Winter Games, Kaillie Humphries, Hayley Wickenheiser (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympic Bobsled, Ice Hockey

CottageCountryNow.ca

Rising Star

Defense player Laurel Hill was drafted to the Canadian Women's Hockey League in the fifth round to the Toronto Furies on Aug. 20. "This league is where a lot of US and Canadian Olympic players play.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Megan Bozek, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, More Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating, Competitive Skating

USA Today

Lidstrom turned down Wings coaching offer

Nicklas Lidstrom turned down Red Wings coaching offer But former defenseman tells Swedish newspaper: "Never say never" Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1pcObFo "You should never say never," Lidstrom said .

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Related Topix: Sports, Nicklas Lidstrom, NHL Players, Winter Sports, Nicklas Lidstrom (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Steve Yzerman, NHL Hockey, NHL Central Division, Detroit Red Wings

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Canada NewsWire

Active at School brings elite Canadian winter athletes to Iqaluit to inspire kids to get moving

Today, Canadian Olympic gold medalists Hayley Wickenheiser, Kaillie Humphries and Charles Hamelin, as well as Arctic Winter Games medalist Johnny Issaluk, joined TSN sportscaster Gord Miller, Canadian Tire President Michael Medline, and The Honourable Monica Ell, Deputy Premier of Nunavut, to inspire Iqaluit children to be more physically active.

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Related Topix: Sports, Winter Sports, Olympic Short Track, Olympics, Charles Hamelin, Olympic Winter Games, Hayley Wickenheiser (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

The Canuck Way

Vancouver Canucks: The Province takes dig at Ryan Kelser

Apr 13, 2014; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; Calgary Flames forward Curtis Glencross checks Vancouver Canucks forward Ryan Kesler during the first period at Rogers Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Kesler, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Northwest Division, Curtis Glencross, Calgary Flames, Ryan Kesler (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Second City Hockey

Morning Bag Skate: Teuvo's development and a wild goal celebration

It's another fine Monday as we begin the final week of August , so let's take a look at what's up around the hockey world from the weekend: ** Patrick Kane will be making a public appearance at Harry Caray's on Sept.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Patrick Kane (2010 Vancouver Olympics), NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks

Winging It In Motown

Oh Captain, My Captain

The are currently 7 NHL teams without a a serving captain. This is just a fun speculation of who might be filling that role for their respective team this upcoming 2014-15 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Brian Gionta, Florida Panthers, Brian Campbell, Jonathan Huberdeau, NHL Players, Detroit Red Wings

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Men's Journal

Little League Champ (and NHL Star) Chris Drury Likes to Win

Chris Drury #23 of the New York Rangers celebrates a Rangers goal during an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Madison Square Garden on December 23, 2010 in New York City.

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Related Topix: Little League, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Chris Drury (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Times of Israel

North Americans bring hockey know-how to Israel

Drew Koike knew a bit about Israel: its capital, location, climate and biblical roots.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, NHL Hockey, Tessa Bonhomme (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Fri Aug 22, 2014

BleacherReport

Athletes Who Are on Tinder

It may be absolutely ridiculous, but if you're a 20-something who has any free time on their hands, there's a very good chance that you know about - and probably use - the "dating" app called Tinder.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Snowboarding, Jamie Anderson, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Snowboard, Action Sport, Gus Kenworthy, T.J. Oshie, Nick Goepper, Joss Christensen

Rink Royalty

Drew Doughty Does It All and Still Has Time For Cartoons - The Dewy Show

Jun 16, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Kings players Alec Martinez , Drew Doughty and Trevor Lewis wave to the crowd during a parade on Figueroa Street to celebrate winning the 2014 Stanley Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Los Angeles Kings, NHL Players, Drew Doughty, Drew Doughty (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Trevor Lewis, Alec Martinez, Dustin Brown

The Nation

The Wrong Question: "Where Are The Athletes on Ferguson?"

In my sports/politics circles, the question has come in fast and furious: where are the athletes - always code for "black male athletes" - speaking out on behalf of Michael Brown and the people of Ferguson? It's a very understandable question.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jack Johnson (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, US News, Liberal Political News

Observer & Eccentric

Columbus Blue Jackets draft pick Milano joins Plymouth Whalers

Milano was selected in the first round by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2014 National Hockey League Draft.

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Related Topix: Sports, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Hockey, NHL Central Division, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Ryan Hartman, NHL Players, Patrick Kane (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Detroit Free Press

Red Wings' Franzen remains valuable as scorer

Detroit Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen looks to make a pass during the first period against the Buffalo Sabres at First Niagara Center last season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Detroit Red Wings, Johan Franzen, NHL Players, NHL Central Division, Winter Sports, Johan Franzen (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Prince George Citizen

More than 10 years later, it's finally over

When news broke Tuesday that Steve Moore's lawsuit against Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks had been settled -- news that was overdue but expected, like the death of George Burns or the retirement of Chris Chelios -- the natural question was: What took so long? It has been more than 10 years since Bertuzzi sucker-punched Moore, then a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Steve Moore, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Northwest Division, Chris Chelios, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Ice Hockey, Opinion

The Jersey Journal

Somerset Valley Y finishes fourth at summer nationals

Team members Lindsay Temple of Hillsborough Jessica Ambrose of Flemington, Brad Zdroik and Joe Del Buono, both of Hillsborough, at the start of YMCA Long Course Nationals 2014 in Indianapolis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Swimming, Katie King, Winter Sports, Olympic Winter Games

Washington Blade

Equality is a team sport

Megan Rapinoe finds inspiration in the small actions taken by individuals and communities that help shape a more inclusive environment across America and beyond.

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Related Topix: Megan Rapinoe, Olympic Football, Summer Olympics, Olympic Snowboarding, Caitlin Cahow (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympic Winter Games, Callan Chythlook-Sifsof

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