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Simple Question - Canada Or Sweden?

What's your gut/heart/brain telling you, Canada or Sweden in the men's gold medal game tomorrow?

I am torn, my head tells me Canada but my gut says Sweden.  If forced to make a decision, I say Canada with a late goal from Getzlaf.

Your thoughts?

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scotts0's avatar

Svierge.

The Swedes against Carey Price looks way more promising than the Canadians against Lunqvist.

Posted by scotts0 from New York on 02/22/14 at 04:31 PM ET

SK77's avatar

Agree with scotts0—I’m taking Lundqvist over Price.

Posted by SK77 on 02/22/14 at 04:35 PM ET

alwaysaurie's avatar

Sweden.

I like Babcock and Holland plenty, I love Canada as a country & I want them to earn all of the “symbolic” national victories they can… except for this one. I want Kronwall/Ericsson playing over 20’min each and being Sweden’s backbone tomorrow, I want Alfredsson to be the nation’s hero with the game winning goal, and I want Gustavsson & Nyquist to listen to their national anthem with a medal around their neck.

(If Canada lost the Gold in Vanc. I’d probably root for them this time, but since they got theirs I want to see Sweden get their 3rd.)

Posted by alwaysaurie on 02/22/14 at 04:38 PM ET

Rdwings28's avatar

awww gawd, not getzlaf. total ick

Posted by Rdwings28 on 02/22/14 at 05:06 PM ET

MoreShoot's avatar

I wish Seabrook was in this game, then if could call it Kronwall with game winner via a deflection off Seabrook. That would be a wee bit of redemption for Kronner.

Posted by MoreShoot on 02/22/14 at 05:15 PM ET

awould's avatar

Sweden

Posted by awould on 02/22/14 at 06:05 PM ET

hdw's avatar

Brain says Canada.

Heart says Sweden.

Gut says that I got make sure I’ve got enough snacks and adult beverages to survive the game.

Posted by hdw on 02/22/14 at 06:16 PM ET

OlderThanChelios's avatar

Brain says Canada.

Heart says Sweden.

Gut says that I got make sure I’ve got enough snacks and adult beverages to survive the game.

Posted by hdw

Make that two of us.

Posted by OlderThanChelios from Grand Rapids, MI on 02/22/14 at 07:43 PM ET

Zqto's avatar

I’ll root for Sweden, but I think Canada will win

https://twitter.com/GoldAndOrSmith/status/436942273964556288/photo/1

It looks like Stevie is on a mission, there… Love it!

Posted by Zqto on 02/22/14 at 09:13 PM ET

Gary A$$ SUCK !!'s avatar

I think it will be an awesome game,,and of course Sweden for GOLD.

Heja Sverige friskt humör,det ar det som susen gör…..Sverige Sverige Sverige!!!
grin  LOL  cool smile

Posted by Gary A$$ SUCK !! from Fort Myers, Florida on 02/22/14 at 10:18 PM ET

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