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Olympic men’s hockey

James van Riemsdyk #21 of the United States skates against the Czech Republic during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinal Playoff on Day 12 of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 19, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Silverman: Americans No Longer Have To Play Role Of Underdogs On Hockey Stage

The Canadians are ripe for the taking. The Americans know it, and the Canadians are about to find it out.

02/19/2014

Canada's Shea Weber celebrates after scoring during the Men's Ice Hockey Quarterfinals at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014.  (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Canada Holds Off Latvia 2-1 In Olympic Hockey Thriller

Canada put shots by the dozens on Kristers Gudlevskis, and Latvia’s kid goalie stopped nearly everything in a performance that grew from sensational to a bit supernatural.

02/19/2014