Dream on: Canadian men’s hockey team advances to gold medal game with win over Slovakia

Team Canada’s gold medal dream got one step closer to fruition after a 3-2 semi-final win over Slovakia on Friday at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Ryan Getzlaf scored the game-winning goal and Robert Luongo came up with a spectacular glove save in the final seconds to preserve the win for Canada. Getzlaf scored a […]

Canada too much for Russia, advance to semi-finals

Coach Mike Babcock claimed that in order to beat the Russians, Ryan Getzlaf, Dan Boyle, Corey Perry, and Chris Pronger needed to be more productive.  Those players responded by contributing nine points in Canada’s 7-3 victory against Russia to advance to the semi-final round. Getzlaf opened the scoring just over two minutes into the first […]