Team USA+All Sochi Hockey Thread

Discussion in 'Sports Zone' started by FiveRings, Jan 1, 2014.

  1. FiveRings

    FiveRings Well-Known Member

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    It's upon us soon gentlemen, USA roster announced today. I liked seeing Stepan make it, but far too many snubs for my liking. How was Miller considered a lock, when you have Schneider playing some of the best hockey of his career. Justin Falk over Andy Greene?

    No Bobby Ryan or Okposo?

  2. Christiann

    Christiann Active Member

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    Bobby Ryan got snubbed, same with Ben Bishop.
  3. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

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    Leaving Bobby Ryan off, though a snub, makes sense. He's a poor skater who plays little defense and would probably be a third line player...makes sense to go with someone like Wheeler over Callahan.

    The biggest mistakes were on not have Yandle on this roster is seriously mind blowing, and Orpik was a great player but is going to be a turnstile on the bigger ice. I don't think this team will be able to compete like some might expect.

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