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US crushes Slovakia 7-1 in opening game of men's Olympic hockey

Fox News - 12 Feb 2014
SOCHI, Russia – With just one game to prepare for its Olympic showdown with Russia, the United States men's hockey team decided to cram an entire tournament's worth of hard work and highlights into one spectacular opener. Paul Stastny scored twice ...
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Hockey 101: Olympic History - 21 Jun 2017
Hockey has been played in every Olympic Winter Games – and even one “Summer Games.” The sport debuted at the 1920 Antwerp Olympic Games, held from August 14 to September 12, before making its cold-weather debut four years later at the inaugural ...
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Olympic Day 2017: India's global domination in hockey

Times of India - 23 Jun 2017
NEW DELHI: On the occasion of International Olympic Day, TOI Sports is recapping some of the glorious Indian moments at the Summer Games over the years. Here, relive the Indian hockey team's golden era which saw them collecting a record eight gold ...
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Hockey India unites regions to celebrate Olympic Day 2017

Sportskeeda - 23 Jun 2017
Hockey India's member units marked the International Olympic Day with celebrations that involved young and the old, men and women, from different regions, from different backgrounds coming together and rejoicing the momentous occasion. Olympic Day is ...
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Willie Desjardins likely to coach Team Canada at Olympics

Toronto Sun - 23 Jun 2017
Hockey Canada has yet to name either a general manager or a coach for the upcoming Winter Games in February — which will be played without NHL players for the first time since 1994 — but it has been all but assumed that former NHL goaltender Sean ...
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Tanzania: Hockey Body to Mark Olympic Day in Style - 23 Jun 2017
Tanzania hockey fraternity will mark the Olympic Day in its style at the Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete Youth Park in Dar es Salaam today. Tanzania Hockey Association (THA) Kaushik Doshi told the 'Daily News' yesterday that preparation for the busy-schedule has ...
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Britain's hockey heroes reunite to build on Olympic success - 09 Jun 2017
Susannah Townsend remembers precisely when the scale of what she and her hockey team-mates achieved at the Rio Olympics became clear. It was in January, when the Great Britain midfielder had taken her gold medal to show a friend at the Saracens ...
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Mark Recchi, Danielle Goyette among Hockey Hall of Fame inductees

Montreal Gazette - 26 Jun 2017
Goyette was also Canada's flag bearer for the Opening Ceremony at the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin, Italy. It marked the first time that a Canadian hockey player had carried the flag since Hubert Brooks did it at the 1948 Olympics in St. Moritz, ...
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UND hockey legend and Olympic medalist Gordon Christian dies at 89

Grand Forks Herald - 03 Jun 2017
He later played on two U.S. World Championship teams and the 1956 Olympic squad, which won silver in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. Christian, of Warroad, Minn., was one of three Olympic medal-winning brothers. His younger brothers, Roger and Bill, were on ...
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North Korea refuses Olympic offer from South

BBC News - 26 Jun 2017
South Korea's sports minister had suggested a joint ice hockey team - even going as far as to suggest they might allow the north to host skiing events - to help make the 2018 games a "peace Olympics". President Moon, who advocates greater dialogue with ...
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Hockey coach added to UMaine Sports Hall of Fame class

Bangor Daily News - 27 Jun 2017
Members of the 1999 University of Maine national championship hockey team, along with some of their family members, are honored before the start of Maine's game against Boston University in November 2014 at Alfond Arena in Orono. Participating guests ...
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NHL chief rules out ice hockey Olympic deal

Yahoo Sports - 30 May 2017
New York (AFP) - National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman has ruled out any chance of a deal to suspend competition during the 2018 Winter Olympics, insisting that the door had closed on the issue. Bettman, speaking ahead of Monday's ...
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Watch Field Hockey World League: Finals - 15 Jun 2017
Host nation England (World Ranking: 7) are joined by Olympic champions and world number one Argentina as well as Netherlands (WR: 4), India (WR: 6), Korea (WR: 12) and Pakistan (WR: 13), nations that qualified automatically by being ranked between ...

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