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On the Forecheck Aug 7, 2016

Sunday's Dump & Chase: Olympics

It's a good thing the summer games are on, because there is absolutely nothing happening in the NHL this weekend. Now what's this about not being allowed to use left handed sticks in field hockey? Around Hockey B.C.–born NHLers Ryan Johansen and Brenden Dillon give back to the community | Georgia StraightThey're hosting a golf tournament for Make-A-Wish Canada. Las Vegas' NHL name search complicated by London Knights - Sportsnet.caAs a future Atlanta United fan, I don't understand how an NHL team can't just tell a lower league team to get stuffed. Jeff Skinner is the guy to drive the...
CSN Washington Aug 6, 2016

Hope Solo to appear in 200th game, a first for a goalkeeper

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) For Hope Solo, the firsts keep coming. On Saturday, barring anything unusual, Solo will appear in her 200th game for the U.S. women's national team in a group stage match against France at the Rio Olympics. She'll be the first goalkeeper in history to reach the milestone in international play no small feat. It also will make her the 11th U.S. player across all positions to reach that number of caps. "As a goalkeeper, I think she's the best one in the world," France coach Philippe Bergeroo said.