Category: Olympic Hockey News

Team Canada takes the ice for first practice in Sochi

Sidney Crosby, Team Canada's roster.

Today, the highly anticipated Canadian Olympic national team took to Russian ice for its first practice, after arriving in Sochi less than 24-hours prior. Quick news and notes: Jeff Carter will replace the injured Steven Stamkos on Canada’s top line…

Team Russia practice reveals expected lines in Sochi

Alex Ovechkin, Team Russia.

Team Russia became the first of the big nations to practice in Sochi, in lead-up to the 2014 Winter Olympics hockey tournament. The host nation Russians will look to redeem themselves after failing to medal in two straight Olympic hockey…