Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 02/20/06 at 09:50 AM ET
Something is terribly wrong with the defending Olympic champion and pre-tournament favourite. The Canadians are so big they seem somehow too big. They could not skate with the Swiss — as well as could not score, despite 49 shots, against goaltender Martin Gerber — and against the Finns they simply could not keep up in either speed or creativity. "We're not playing very much like a team," admitted Quinn. "We haven't made the kind of progress we'd hoped."read on from the Columbus Dispatch,
"If I’m not going to score on my chances, then I don’t expect to see ice (time)," Blue Jackets star Rick Nash said last night, after he and the Canadians suffered a 2-0 loss to Finland at the Torino Esposizione.more
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