February 11, 2014

Russia Wants Hockey Gold -- Too Much

Lawrence Martin, Globe and Mail

The Associated Press

Building expectations, the Russians have been saying that the hockey prize is far and away what matters most at these Games. We can imagine how their man of steel, President Vladimir Putin, will gloat if they pull it off. It’s not the Cold War again, but the former KGB agent is flexing his muscles the world over, including in the Canadian Arctic.

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