Team Russia: Home ice advantage will help Big Red
When the President of your Nation, that’s known for sending people to mines in Siberia for lessor evils than losing a hockey game, is paraphrased as saying “nothing short of an ice hockey Gold Medal is acceptable” you better pay attention. So far so good for the Russian Federation as Ovechkin, Malkin & Co. dispatched of an over-matched but gutsy Team Slovakia during their tournament opening 5-2 victory on Thursday.
Team USA: Not exactly a Miracle On Ice moment – A win here is huge
It was the blowout win most people expected as the USA registered a lopsided 7-1 win over Slovakia in their primer for this epic battle versus the Big Red Machine today. Patrick Cane and Ryan Kesler were among a group of eleven players with at least a point as the USA scored six second period goals. USA goaltender Jonathan Quick stopped 22 of 23 shots that Marian Hossa, Zdeno Chára & Co. from Slovakia fired at him.
SBR Prediction: Load up and ride the Big Red Machine with the -129 SportsInteraction Money Line.
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Week 1 of the 2017 CFL season kicks off Thursday night and it should be the beginning of another great year of Canadian football. There are great games littered throughout the Week 1 card and without question the Grey Cup rematch between Calgary and Ottawa on Friday Night Football will get the bulk of the attention from fans.
The 2017 CFL season is just around the corner as the nine teams in the Canadian Football League begin another journey towards hoisting the Grey Cup in late-November. The Ottawa Redblacks enter 2017 as the defending champions after a thrilling Grey Cup victory, but there will be no shortage of teams looking to dethrone them this year.
After dismantling Golden State in game four of the 2017 NBA Finals, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will need another historic night to beat the Warriors in their hostile home environment. Tipping off at 9:00 PM EST on Monday, June 12, 2017, game five of the NBA Finals expects to be another high scoring, floor running, free shooting race to 125 points game – something that is equal parts entertaining and unpredictable.
After a dominating 6-0 win in Game 5, the Pittsburgh Penguins are one win away from back-to-back Stanley Cups. Winning in Nashville has been nearly impossible for visitors in these playoffs, as the Preds won't go down without a fight. Game 6 is scheduled for 8:05 pm EST on June 11, 2016.