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Stars general manager Joe Nieuwendyk knows how critical the next six-game homestand is for his team. And because they've won just one of the five games since the Olympic break, it's going to take a special stint at home to keep playoff hopes alive. T...Blog | March 11, 2010
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VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- The Americans play at noon local time Friday, which will mark the fourth time they will play the lunchtime special at these Olympics. Obviously, it requires that players prepare differently than for normal NHL games i...Blog | Conversation | February 25, 2010
Making the Olympic team for your home country is special for any athlete in any team or individual sport. Making it when the games are played in your home city is a whole other level of special. The timing of such a thing is unique in of itself. T...Blog | December 08, 2009
You've got to do something pretty special to get on the Canadian Olympic radar if you weren't invited to its summer camp. Brad Richards is doing just that through the opening two months of the NHL season. The 29-year-old Dallas Stars center is among...Blog | Conversation | December 02, 2009