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Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 02/25/2010

Igor Larionov on Russia's loss, Canada's strength

Here's another hockey update from Sport-Express' Slava Malamud, who will be blogging for us throughout the Games: There aren't many people in Russian hockey as respected and as well-versed in both the NHL and the KHL as Igor "The Professor" Larionov, a Hall of Famer and the pivot of the...

By Slava Malamud  |  07:22 PM ET, 02/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Detroit Red Wings, Olympics

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 01/19/2010

Theodore to start, Varlamov absent again

Jose Theodore will be between the pipes tonight against the Red Wings, and by making his third straight start, the veteran appears to have regained the No. 1 role in Semyon Varlamov's absence. "He was relegated to the backup role because the kids were playing so good, [but] now it's...

By Tarik El-Bashir  |  12:55 PM ET, 01/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Detroit Red Wings, Jose Theodore, Karl Alzner, Semyon Varlamov