Beijing 2022 Canadian Roster

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From the Flames - Lindholm and Markstrom should make team Sweden. Gaudreau and Tkachuk should make team USA. That's about it.
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Moved to the Team Canada sub-forum
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Cornuck wrote: Tue Dec 14, 2021 5:32 pm Moved to the Team Canada sub-forum
I just posted and went back to have a look, and the tread had disappeared :lol:
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BCExpat wrote: Tue Dec 14, 2021 5:35 pm
Cornuck wrote: Tue Dec 14, 2021 5:32 pm Moved to the Team Canada sub-forum
I just posted and went back to have a look, and the tread had disappeared :lol:
I knew you would figure it out. ;)

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I just shit stained my drawers realizing how deep the Americans are. They could actually ice two competitive teams. Ridiculous how quickly they are taking over the game
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Chef Boi RD wrote: Tue Dec 14, 2021 7:52 pm I just shit stained my drawers realizing how deep the Americans are. They could actually ice two competitive teams. Ridiculous how quickly they are taking over the game
I totally believe the first sentence.

As per the other two: No they couldn’t and no they aren’t. Thanks for coming out :drink:

The Canadian roster is way better. I guess 2010 and 2014 were a fluke. The Americans won a best on best in 96 on a high stick goal by a kid raised in North Van. The end. In men’s they have won Jack shit since. But you hang onto that 96 World Cup. You need it. :lol:
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A good number of Canadian olympic team candidates ain’t exactly having stellar years:

McKinnon
Scheiffle
Marner
Barzal
Monahan
Chabot
Point is struggling with injuries

Can’t rely on the old man well past their prime fading stars anymore - Crosby, Toews, Tavares, Stamkos, Keith, Petrangelo, Doughty, Getzlaf, Benn

Might be an off time in Canada’s cycle. Decent number of quality Canadian talent going high in the draft lately and coming but the cycle we are currently in isn’t what I call great. I would say the Americans are favoured to win. A ton of Americans playing great hockey right now

Canada will have to rely on Bergeron and Marchand I gather and let McDavid play by himself

Not looking good
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Smoke less rock :mex:
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Looking at the top Canadian players in the KHL & SHL, these are some of em:

Adam Tambellini - Linden Vey - Peter Holland
Justin Danforth - Brendan Leipsic - Taylor Beck
Ty Rattie - Ryan Spooner - Jake Virtanen
Brandon Kozun - Curtis Valk - Phil Varone
Hunter Shinkaruk

Darren Dietz - Ryan Sproul
Chay Genoway - Alex Grant
Eric Gelinas - David Quenneville

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