Olympic Overview: Previewing the Snubs, Storylines, Groups and Odds

 

Olympic Overview: Previewing the Snubs, Storylines, Groups and Odds As far as most North American sports fans are concerned, there is Men’s Hockey and then pretty much everything else. Olympic hockey never fails to create storylines, matching teammate against teammate and uniting nations in an effort to conquer international supremacy. Although the tension captured by the 1980 Lake Placid games is nearly impossible to repeat, watching the best players in the world battle for their native countries will always provide us with thrills, memories and at least a temporary sense of national pride when watching your nation’s team fight for immortality. It even makes you contradict yourself at points ( I mean who didn’t produce a slight grin or an eye-roll when Sid beat Ryan Miller in OT four years ago??). Without further adieu, I’d like to take a glimpse at some things to watch out for this year. TheRead More »