A Geek In The Penalty Box.

And This, Which Fills The Space Where My Brain Should Be.

Salt Lake City, 2002: Canada’s women’s hockey team narrowly lost to the U.S. at the 1998 Nagano Olympics and that defeat seemed to haunt the Canadians for years. Salt Lake City would mean revenge for the hungry Canadian squad. The gold-medal game proved difficult and tested the Canadian team. The Canadians had 13 penalties called on them and played long stretches of the game on the penalty kill. In the end, they hung on for a 3-2 win and earned gold on American soil. (© AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)

Salt Lake City, 2002: Canada’s women’s hockey team narrowly lost to the U.S. at the 1998 Nagano Olympics and that defeat seemed to haunt the Canadians for years. Salt Lake City would mean revenge for the hungry Canadian squad. The gold-medal game proved difficult and tested the Canadian team. The Canadians had 13 penalties called on them and played long stretches of the game on the penalty kill. In the end, they hung on for a 3-2 win and earned gold on American soil. (© AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)

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