We Interrupt This Blog To Gloat Over T.J. Oshie and Team USA
TV hockey color man Eddie Olczyk said during the USA vs. Slovakia game that TJ Oshie would become well-known in the hockey world during these Olympics.
Eddie nailed it.
@OSH74 scored 4 shootout goals in 6 chances to lead Team USA to 3-2 win over Russia this morning.
The official St. Louis Blues website: T.J. Sochi! [caption id="attachment_14348” align="aligncenter” width="666”] Get your tickets at stlouisblues.com[/caption] Check out these Bruins fans at a Boston bar:
Here’s TJ Oshie’s updated Wikipedia page: [caption id="attachment_14342” align="aligncenter” width="946”] T.J. Oshie’s Wikipedia entry after Oshie lifted Team USA to 3-2 shootout win over Russia in 2014 Winter Olympics. Oshie scored on 4 of 6 shootouts, including the game winner.[/caption]
People made fun of me for using this image as my iPhone lock screen background:
[caption id="attachment_14344” align="aligncenter” width="600”] America’s newest hockey hero, T.J. Oshie[/caption] Here’s the game winner. From another bar: https://youtu.be/Sb-AyOydofc
Finally, a little stroll down Olympic hockey memory lane: https://youtu.be/8gfD134ED54