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February 2018

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O LY M P I C F U N & GA M ES USA Olympic Hockey Puzzle By Larry Humber ANSWERS: CROSSWORD ACROSS 1. ERUZIONE, 5. FOUR, 9. MIAMI, 10. GOALIES, 11. MEGHAN, 12. CAMMI, 14. ANTHEM, 16. STEPAN, 19. TIE UP, 21. ENTERS, 24. ARGUING, 25. ROONE, 26. EXEC AND 27. ANDERSON. DOWN 1. EMMA, 2. UNALERT, 3. IRISH, 4. NAGANO, 6. ODIUM, 7. RUSSIANS, 8. MASCOT, 13. SALT LAKE, 15. ESPRIT, 17. PARSONS, 18. REAGAN, 20. EAGLE, 22. THREE AND 23. SEAN. TOP SHELF TRIVIA GERRY GERAN OF HOLYOKE, MASS., PLAYED PARTS OF TWO NHL SEASONS DURING THE EARLY DAYS OF THE LEAGUE. HE WAS ALSO A MEMBER OF THE 1920 U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM. ACROSS Mike ___ was captain of our "Miracle on Ice" team Number of goals we got against the Soviets in Lake Placid in 1980 (one more than they got) There's NHL hockey in this Florida city (it's where Nick Bjugstad plays) Jessie Vetter and Molly Schaus were our ___ at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi (Ryan Miller and Jonathan Quick were for our men's team in Sochi) ___ Duggan was 2014 women's Olympic captain Hall of Famer ___ Granato captained our 1998 team "O say, can you see," are the first words of our ___ Ex-Ranger Derek ___ was also with our men's team in Sochi Equalize the score: 2 words Goes in Disputing an official's call ___ Arledge was head of ABC Sports, which brought us the "Miracle on Ice" One in the front office Joey ___ helped our men to gold at the 2017 World Juniors 1. 5. 9. 10. 11. 12. 14. 16. 19. 21. 24. 25. 26. 27. DOWN Aspiring Olympians ___ Seitz and Polusny Not sharp Hobey Baker finalist Anders Bjork of the "Fighting ___" Where our women won Olympic gold in the first women's tournament 1998 Intense dislike Our men and women will face the ___ in the opening round of the upcoming Olympics in Korea Soohorang the Tiger is the ___ for the 2018 Olympics ___ ___ City was the last U.S. city to host the Olympics Team spirit, ___ de corps Tyler ___ was between the pipes for us at the 2017 World Juniors ___ Carey is GM of our women's team (or, a former American president) This bird symbolizes our country Number of Olympic silver medals won by our women Undersized ___ Dhooghe is making a splash internationally (and says Zach Parise is his fave player) 1. 2. 3. 4. 6. 7. 8. 13. 15. 17. 18. 20. 22. 23. S M A L L S AV E S By J. DeMarco DID YOU KNOW ? k Chris Chelios set a record by competing in Olympic competitions 22 years apart. The Chicago native skated in his first Olympics in Sarajevo in 1984. He also competed in 1998 (Nagano) and 2002 (Salt Lake City) before wrapping up his international career in Torino, Italy in 2006. Chelios will serve as an assistant coach with the 2018 U.S. Olympic Men's Team. TOP SHELF TRIVIA k Who is the first professional player to skate for Team USA in the Olympics? 50 // 2018 OLYMPIC PREVIEW USAHOCKEYMAGAZINE.COM DID YOU KNOW ? Despite outscoring its opponents, 52-2, the U.S. came away with a silver medal at the 1920 Olympic Summer Games in Antwerp, Begium. A 2-0 loss to the Canadians sank the team's gold-medal hopes. SMALLSAVES.COM 2 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27

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