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NHL

Deconstructing Gary Bettman's Latest Olympics Spin Job

The NHL commissioner also spewed nonsense on expansion, the World Cup, and the inevitable lockout that's coming.
Dave Lozo
11.14.17
world cup of hockey

Why the Hockey World Should Hold out (Some) Hope of Beating Team Canada Soon

Down Goes Brown lists eight reasons why hockey juggernaut Canada may not continue winning every major international tournament.
Sean McIndoe
9.30.16
world cup of hockey

Sidney Crosby and Canada Won Again, Obviously

Backed by tournament MVP Sidney Crosby, Canada won the World Cup of Hockey with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over Team Europe. There was never really any doubt.
Oren Weisfeld
9.30.16
world cup of hockey

Crosby-Led Line Powers Canada past Team Europe in Game 1 of World Cup Final

Canada downed Team Europe 3-1, and can win the tournament Thursday night.
Oren Weisfeld
9.28.16
world cup of hockey

How Team Europe Can Pull off a Miracle and Beat Canada

Jaroslav Halak will have to steal the show for Team Europe. Beyond that, they'll need lots of luck, a bad Carey Price, and for Canada to succumb to pressure.
Dave Lozo
9.27.16
world cup of hockey

A Powerhouse and an Underdog: Breaking down the Canada-Team Europe World Cup Final

Down Goes Brown previews the World Cup of Hockey final between the heavily favored Canadians and Team Europe. Jaroslav Halak is the key to a potential upset.
Sean McIndoe
9.26.16
world cup of hockey

What the Future Holds for USA Hockey, and the Other Teams Eliminated from the World Cup

We take a look at the four teams who didn't make it out of the round robin—USA, Finland, Czech Republic and North America—and where they go from here.
Sean McIndoe
9.23.16
world cup of hockey

Phil Kessel Hurt Team USA's Feelings

The truth hurts.
Oren Weisfeld
9.22.16
world cup of hockey

​Whether They Advance or Not, the Team North America Gimmick Was Worth It

Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews and Team North America have easily been the best thing about the World Cup of Hockey.
Oren Weisfeld
9.22.16
Hockey

Down Goes Brown's Grab Bag: 1996 Was a Much Happier Time for USA Hockey Than It Is Today

Things will get better but Team USA is getting killed, with snub Phil Kessel leading the charge. Plus more on the World Cup's excellent ref-cam and weird tie-breaking language.
Sean McIndoe
9.22.16
world cup of hockey

A World Cup Victory Would Mean a Lot to Alex Ovechkin's Résumé

As great as Ovechkin is, he's never won anything significant.
Oren Weisfeld
9.21.16
phil kessel

Phil Kessel Trolls the Shit out of Team USA with Epic Tweet after Loss to Canada

You're the man, Phil.
Oren Weisfeld
9.21.16
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