Michal Rozsival was perhaps fighting the jet lag, readjusting to the Central Time Zone after his Olympic trip to Russia.
It’s a beautiful day, folks, and I’m not talking about that strange yellow ball in the sky making the rare appearance in Chicago.
With the final eight teams set to battle for the gold medal, all the talk is surrounding the United States, Canada and Russia as the best bets to win it all in Sochi.
When Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane makes his way to Sochi, Russia to represent the United States hockey team in the 2014 Winter Olympics he will be reunited with an old friend.
Antti Raanta couldn’t have wrapped up his 2013 any better. The Finnish goaltender logged a shutout, one more NHL first in a month-plus that’s been full of them.