Well, the Canada-Germany game wasn’t much of a game, now was it? It was apparent by the steady stream of comments post-USA game that Team Canada was not happy. So you knew it was going to be an uphill battle for Germany before the puck even dropped last night. The Germans battle didn’t last long, unfortunately, as the Canadians made sure to throw as much on net as possible. Nice try, Germany. I typically root for the underdogs in these scenarios but there was just no way Canada was going to lose that game.
A couple of the Predators Olympians had good nights though. Germany’s Marcel Goc was able to put one past Roberto Luongo and logged the
There’s a lot more Olympic hockey on tap today, starting with the USA-Switzerland game at 2:00pm CST on NBC. That’s right, N-B-C. Not MSNBC, not CNBC or USA. Looks like the network got the message that hockey is worth a larger stage after the strong ratings from Sunday’s USA-Canada game that was relegated to their affiliate network, MSNBC. If you won’t be around a TV at 2:00pm, you can always catch it online via NBCOlympics.com. The video feed is about a minute or so behind the television coverage but it will do in a pinch if you’re stuck at work (God forbid!) like I’ll be.
Let’s go, Team USA!