Monthly Archives: February 2010

Around the Rink – February 26 Edition

Photo by Jasper Juinen/Getty Images Winter Olympics Update USA will face off against Finland later this afternoon at 3 p.m. EST on NBC. Wings’ defenseman Brian Rafalski and the rest of the American squad are only focused on the Finns, … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – February 24 Edition

Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images Winter Olympics Update Team Canada squared off against Germany yesterday to fight for the right to play Russia in the quarterfinals at 7:30 p.m. EST on Wednesday. They weren’t disappointed, routing Germany 8-2 to set … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – February 22 Edition

Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images USA Hockey vs. Team Canada The two unbeaten teams in Group A faced off Sunday evening in preliminary play in what would be an exciting showdown televised on MSNBC to determine which team would get … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – February 19 Edition

Photo by Noah Graham/NHLI via Getty Images USA vs. Norway The United States took a 3-0 lead by the second period and ended the contest up 6-1, outshooting Norway 39-11 in preliminary play. The Red Wings’ lone player representing the … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – February 17 Edition

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images Winter Olympics Update USA Hockey had its first game of group play, defeating Switzerland 3-1 on Tuesday afternoon in Vancouver. Former Spartan Ryan Miller thwarted 14 shots by the Swiss for the win. … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – February 15 Edition

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images The Detroit Red Wings snagged a 4-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday evening to head into the 2010 Winter Olympics on a positive note. The goal scorers for Detroit were Kirk … Continue reading

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Around the Rink – February 12 Edition

Photo by Mark Buckner/NHLI via Getty Images San Jose avoided a series sweep this season at the hands of Detroit, snagging a 3-2 shootout victory despite the Wings peppering the SJ net with a season-high 52 shots on goal. In … Continue reading

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