Seems like a silly thought after the United States Men’s Olympic hockey team was sent packing without an invitation ton to the medal ceremony.
Excuses can easily be made.
“Finland is no slouch and is led by one of the greatest Olympic performers ever to grace the ice in Teemu Selanne.”
“Its Canada’s game after all, so there is no shame in losing to them.”
Just a few days ago there were many hockey minds wondering if the USA hockey Program was finally on par with Canada, but the answer was abrupt and undeniable. At least at the highest level Canada is still superior, and apparently Finland as well. From top to bottom the United States is far more skilled than the Finnish team, but as they hopefully have learned success is determined by more than just the name of the back of the jersey. Read more →