Hockey final: USA 2, Switzerland 0

UPDATE: USA scores on a great wrap-around in front of the Swiss goal

ORIGINAL POST: Is no one on ChicagoNow live blogging the game between Switzerland and TeamUSA? It's the end of the second period and it's a tieless score. Wait. Wait! It's seconds to go. No, fractions of a second. An American shot hits the Swiss goalie. It bounces off his shoulder! It dribbles across the line into the goal. Goal! No, wait. The replay shows that the goal is scored just a tenth of a second too late! Goal denied!

As I started to say, the TeamUSA looks disorganized. They had a power play and didn't even get a shot off. The Swiss goalie Hiller looks good, but....

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Tags: hockey, Olympics, Switzerland, USA

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  • I thought this was Jay Zawaski's department, anyway. His post is time stamped 4 minutes after yours.

    http://www.chicagonow.com/blogs/blackhawks-red-light-district/2010/02/despite-the-win-team-usa-must-step-it-up.html

    Next, Blogshakalaka will be reporting on mental health issues, instead of being an admitted one. Why didn't N'Digo report on the Swedish and Finnish teams?

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