Thread: Olympics: 2014 - U.S. Roster Discussion
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10-11-2012, 10:47 AM
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Originally Posted by PhillyBluesFan View Post
IMO this would be by far the most talented team the US has ever sent to the Olympics
Hard to beat the 1998 squad in terms of talent. That edition was basically the who's who of American hockey. The goaltending and maybe the lack of prime, nasty physical shutdown pieces hurts them in this comparison though. Your projected 3rd line just look absolutely nasty to play against.

Kesler ----- Modano
Stastny --- Roenick
Backes ---- Lafontaine
Oshie ----- Weight
Stepan ---- Otto

Kane --------- Hull
Kessel -------- Amonte
Brown -------- Guerin
Callahan ------ Deadmarsh
Pomminville --- Langenbrunner

Ryan ---- LeClair
Parise --- Tkachuk

Suter -------- Chelios
Yandle ------- Leetch
McDonaugh --- D. Hatcher
Fowler ------- Suter
Byfuglien ----- Schneider
Shattenkirk --- K. Hatcher
Scuderi ------ Carney
Johnson ------ Berard

Quick ------- Richter
Schneider --- Vanbiesbrouck
Miller -------- Hebert

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