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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey, United States-Czech Republic

After a wild start to the game, the U.S. settled in a defeated the Czech Republic 5-2 on Wednesday to setup a rematch of the 2010 gold medal game in this year’s semifinals against Canada. Date: 19-Feb-2014 Sport: Men’s ice … Contin...

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Sochi recap: Cross-country skiing, men’s team sprint

Finland brought some joy to their country with a rare win in the men’s team sprint. Date: 19-Feb Sport: Cross-country skiing Event: Men’s team sprint (classical) Medalists: Finland, Russian Federation, Sweden SportsMyriad projections:...

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Sochi recap: Women’s ice hockey

With the Americans winning the first semifinal over Sweden 6-1 earlier on Monday, the potential for a rematch of the 2010 gold medal game was set. The Canadians did not disappoint, as they defeated Switzerland 3-1 to reach the gold … Continue ...

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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey

In the final game of the preliminaries before the elimination round begins on Tuesday, the Russians were stunned yet again. This time, Slovakia – who had allowed 10 goals in its previous two games – held Russia scoreless though regulation...

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Sochi recap: Speedskating, men’s 1500 meters

It took 3000th of a second after a tie, to see Poland clinch a rare victory over Netherland! Date: 15-Feb Sport: Men’s 1500m Speedskating Medalists: Zbigniew  Brodka (Poland), Koen Verweij (Netherland), Danny Morrison (Canada) SportsMyriad pro...

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Sochi recap: Curling, day 6

The Canadian women continue to dominate an otherwise even women’s competition, where three teams headed into the morning session tied for second and only one (Sweden) won (barely). China and Sweden lead on the men’s side, while Canada cli...

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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey, Slovakia-Slovenia

Underdogs Slovenia defeated Slovakia by three goals to one to record their first ever Olympic victory. Date: 15-Feb Sport: Men’s ice hockey Event: Slovakia-Slovenia Score: Slovakia 1 Slovenia 3 What happened:  With USA playing Russia later, thi...

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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey, USA-Slovakia, Russia-Slovenia

  The USA romped to a 7-1 victory over Slovakia, as Russia defeated Slovenia 5-2 to open Group A. Date: 13-Feb Sport: Men’s ice hockey Event: USA-Slovakia, Russia-Slovenia Score: USA 7 Slovakia 1, Russia 5 Slovenia 2 What happened: Only tw...

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