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Olympics

NHL: Olympic Breaks No More?

February 25, 2014

There was no shortage of hockey games throughout the Olympic break as country showdowns took centre ice. However, it is not all good news coming off of the Olympic break. Canadian forward (captain for the New York Islanders) John Tavares suffered a knee injury during an Olympic quarter-final game against Latvia. Tavares doesn’t need surgery,…

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Olympics: Controversial Goal Lifts Canada Above the U.S. in Women’s Hockey

February 13, 2014

The rivalry between the Canadian and U.S. women’s hockey teams just got a little hotter. In what was supposed to simply be an appetizer before the main course, a meaningless preliminary game, one thing has been solidified: These teams do not get along. The U.S. women’s hockey team has continually gotten younger and faster while…

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Olympics: Denny Morrison Captures Silver Medal

February 13, 2014

It was a dream come true for B.C. native Denny Morrison today, as he captured the silver medal in the men’s 1000m skate Wednesday in Sochi, Russia. Morrison came in second with a time of one minute 8.43 seconds, just behind Stefan Groothuis of the Netherlands who had a time of 1:08.39. The bronze went…

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Olympics: Social Sochi

February 13, 2014

Week one of the 2014 Olympics nears its end, it’s hard to ignore how integral social media has become to how we enjoy and experience big sporting events, either as they’re happening or afterwards. (Just check out Twitter or your Facebook feed during any kind of Canadian hockey game.) But social media is also a…

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Olympics: Gold Medal for Millions

December 20, 2013

With 2014 getting closer and closer, many sports enthusiasts are looking ahead to the 2014 Sochi Olympics. What better way to get ready for the games than to take a look back at Olympic and world history, with for the auction sale of Jesse Owens’ gold medal from the 1936 Berlin games. The medal sold…

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