The NHL’s Olympic break is all but wrapped up and players from across the league are getting ready to return to action.
Injuries and illness have plagued many teams in the Olympics this year and for the most part the Penguins players taking part have avoided both until today.
It’s no secret in Pittsburgh that finding the ideal wingers to play alongside Sidney Crosby can be a difficult task. Now Team Canada and Head Coach Mike Babcock are finding that out first hand.
USA Today Hockey Writer Kevin Allen joined Starkey and Mueller earlier today on The FAN to discuss the final Olympic Hockey rosters and why he wasn’t surprised that Penguins Winger Chris Kunitz made Team Canada.
Olympic hockey is right around the corner and the Pittsburgh Penguins will be well represented in Sochi, Russia.
Pittsburgh Penguins winger James Neal may be wearing a different sweater next winter. Neal has been invited to Hockey Canada’s Olympic camp, and he tells Vinnie & Cook about it on Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan.