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Penguins’ Olympians Return To Practice, Reflect On Sochi

Several Penguins players who represented their countries in Sochi returned to the ice for practice today. However, their Olympic experiences are still fresh in their minds.

02/26/2014

Olli Maatta's dream rookie season continues as he'll make his Olympic  debut in Sochi. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Olli Maatta: Fins “Wanted It More”

Pens defenseman Olli Maatta returned from the Olympics yesterday and returned to the Pens locker room today as the full team is scheduled to practice on Wednesday.

93-7 The Fan–02/25/2014

(FILES): This August 17, 2008 file photo shows US swimmer Michael Phelps competing in the men's 4 x 100m medley relay swimming final at the National Aquatics Center during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing. USA Swimming suspended Olympic superstar Michael Phelps for three months on February 5, 2009, a "reprimand" after a published photograph showed him apparently smoking marijuana. The national governing body of the sport stressed that the punishment was not for a doping violation, but said they wanted to send a "s trong message" to Phelps about his status as a role model for young people.

Top 5 Moments In Olympic History

Do any Olympic moments from Sochi make it on to our top 5 all-time list?

02/25/2014

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Hometown Olympian Makes History In Sochi

Lauryn Williams captured silver in Sochi in the women’s bobsledding event. She joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about her experience.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/24/2014

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Shea-ved Ice: USA’s Gut-Wrenching End To Olympics

The Olympic hockey tournament has sadly come to a close. Once again, Canada sits atop the hockey world after a rather dominating performance throughout the tournament.

02/23/2014

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Crosby, Kunitz Lead Canada Over Sweden 3-0, Win Gold Medal

Jonathan Toews scored in the first period, captain Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the tournament and Canada defended its Olympic men’s hockey title Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Sweden in the gold-medal game.

02/23/2014

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Jim Craig Discusses 34th Anniversary Of “The Miracle On Ice”

Goaltender Jim Craig from 1980 USA Hockey gold medal team joined John Phillips Saturday night to discuss the 34th anniversary of one of the most famous upsets in sports history.

93-7 The Fan–02/22/2014

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PG’s Brady McCollough Talks About His Experiences In Sochi

Brady McCollough, of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, joined Chris Mack Friday on The FAN Late shift to talk about his experience in Sochi.

93-7 The Fan–02/22/2014

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Reports: Hand Injury Could Keep Martin Out For A Month

Pens defenseman Paul Martin could be out for as long as a month after injuring his right hand in the Olympics.

02/22/2014

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Report: Paul Martin Out Of Olympics With Injury

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.

93-7 The Fan–02/21/2014

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Rob Scuderi: Paul Martin’s Absence Might Hurt Team USA’s Chemistry

Penguins D Rob Scuderi joined The Fan Morning Show today to offer his thoughts on Olympic hockey, including the big US vs. Canada semifinal matchup coming up at noon.

93-7 The Fan–02/21/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Not A Typical Olympic Notebook

With the 2014 Winter Olympics (pretty much the Sochi Hockey Tournament) winding down in Russia, what better time to slap together a few thoughts on the Games?

02/20/2014

Eddie Olczyk

Eddie Olczyk: U.S. Players Consider Canada As Biggest Rival

NBC hockey analyst, former Penguins player & head coach, and 1984 US Olympian Eddie Olczyk joined The Fan Morning Show live from Sochi on Thursday to give his thoughts on this year’s Olympics.

93-7 The Fan–02/20/2014

2005 National Hockey League Draft

Craig Patrick: Team-Focused Attitude Has Benefited U.S. & Finland

Craig Patrick joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to talk about his experiences in the Olympics and this year’s Olympic hockey action.

93-7 The Fan–02/20/2014

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Rochester School District Cheers On Lauryn Williams At Winter Games

Excitement at Rochester High and Middle School came through Tuesday afternoon as students watched the women’s Olympic bobsled run on a big screen.

02/19/2014

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