Team USA hockey equipment managers have a tall task: smoothly transporting 25 stars -- and all of their stuff -- across an ocean.
Team USA and Canada meeting in the World Hockey Championship final is nothing new. Neither is the chippy play that dominated the tone in the Canadians' overtime win.
Team USA and Team Canada usually are on opposite sides, fighting for Olympic gold and world championships. They appear to agree on one thing, however: picking Vancouver to win the Stanley Cup.
The new Olympic format gave fans a chance to see hockey powers face off early in the tournament. Canada and the United States did not disappoint, even if one team needed the early victory more.