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U.S. Men Downed by Canada, 1-0, in Olympic Semifinals

SOCHI, Russia – Jonathan Quick (Milford, Conn./Los Angeles Kings) made 36 saves but the U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team fell to Canada, 1-0, in the semifinals of the Olympic Winter Games. Team USA will play Finland for the bronze medal tomorrow…

Wizards Acquire Andre Miller

Wizards Acquire Andre Miller

Sweden edges Finland, gets shot at Olympic gold

SOCHI — Led by goals by Loui Eriksson and Erik Karlsson and 25 saves from Henrik Lundqvist, Sweden defeated archrival Finland 2-1 in the semifinals Friday of the 2014 Sochi Olympics and will play for the gold medal Sunday.

The Swedes will face…

Gold-medal game awaits winner of U.S. vs. Canada


When: Friday, Noon ET (NBCSN, CBC)

Where: Bolshoy Ice Dome

What’s at stake: Unlike the 2010 Vancouver Olympics or the games in Salt Lake City eight years earlier, no gold medal will be awarded to the winner Friday…

Rivals Finland, Sweden seek gold-medal berth


When: Friday, 7 a.m. ET (NBCSN, TSN)

Where: Bolshoy Ice Dome

What’s at stake: The Scandinavian neighbors face off for a spot in the gold-medal game at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Finland got to this point by beating host R…

Marcus Johansson Named to Swedish Olympic Team

ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals left wing Marcus Johansson will represent Sweden at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Sweden announced Johansson was added to the team’s 25-man roster today.

Johansson, 23, will be making his f…