Jamie Benn

Canada's Jamie Benn, center, celebrates after scoring the lone goal of Canada’s win over United States in the semifinals of the Olympic hockey tournament in Sochi, Russia, on Feb. 21, 2014. (ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

It Would Have Taken A Miracle: Canada Handles Team USA Again

For the rematch, Canada skipped the overtime and shelved the theatrics. One slick goal and 60 minutes of stifling defensive hockey kept the Canadians firmly on top of the U.S. and moved them to the brink of gold again.

02/21/2014

Zach Parise, right, reacts in disgust after Canada's players celebrate their 1-0 win over the Americans in the Olympic hockey tournament semifinals on Feb. 21, 2014. (ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images)

Silverman: U.S. Men’s Hockey Had The Personnel, Just Not The Determination

If you take an honest look at Canada’s 1-0 victory over the United States in the Olympic hockey tournament semifinal, the difference seemed to be a lot more than one goal.

02/21/2014

Jonathan Quick and Marian Gaborik (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Fearless Predictions For The 2013 NHL Season

Who’s primed to lift the Stanley Cup at season’s end? Hartnett has readied his fearless NHL predictions for the 2013 season.

01/18/2013

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Hartnett: 10 Things NHL Fans Can Look Forward To After Lockout

The NHL’s return will bring fierce competition for playoff spots, faces in new places and two legends going for one last glory.

01/09/2013

Brad Richards (credit: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers’ Brad Richards Finding His New York Groove

Richards has ignited the Rangers’ top line. And any doubts that he wasn’t capable of living up to his monster contract are long gone.

WFAN–03/14/2012

Steve Ott of the Dallas Stars takes down Michael Del Zotto of the New York Rangers during the third period at Madison Square Garden on December 13, 2011. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Should Target Stars Enforcer Steve Ott

While Rick Nash remains the biggest name on the trade block, the Rangers could also use an infusion of physicality and strength. Enter Ott.

WFAN–02/23/2012