If you’ve come seeking NHL news, I don’t have much to offer – there’s just not a lot going down in the NHL now that the players have taken a break due to the 2014 Winter Olympics. Still, don’t get discouraged! No NHL, no problem: we’ve got the Olympics to look forward to!!!
Here’s your Team USA preview, complete with medal prediction. [ESPN]
Former NHL referee Kerry Fraser provides us with this piece that provides some insight into what it means to be a ref in the Olympics. [TSN]
Here’s a look at some of the problems, small and large, that some of the NHL players will have to deal with during their time over in Sochi. [Sporting News]
I’m not just all about the Olympics today, though! Now that we’re at the break, let’s take a look at the NHL season awards and who is in a position to win what right about now! [Bleacher Report]
Last, but not least, here’s some insight into how Ryan Miller is preparing for the Olympics, and trying to handle the season he is experiencing with the Sabres this year. [The Hockey News]