"Cold War" | 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi | February 7-23 | Medal Count in Post #1
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02-09-2014, 04:51 AM
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Guay is certainly not alone in that regard. I've lost count of the number of times Canada has sent "the defending world champion" or "the top ranked [insert sport] in the world" to the Olympics, only for them to miss the podium entirely.
It's different with Guay though. People like Wotherspoon, Hollingsworth, Hamelin, etc. have come back and won some medals in subsequent Olympics. Maybe not the gold they were favoured to win but medals of some sort. Guay keeps coming back and never wins anything. It's mystifying.
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