Ginsburg’s picks- Take 2: Team Canada’s Men’s Olympic Team

Posted by Ezra Ginsburg in 2014 Olympics on January 3, 2014 — 4 Comments

In Thursday’s Winnipeg Free Press, columnist Gary Lawless updated his selections for the three goalies, eight defencemen and 14 forwards who he believes will make up Team Canada’s men’s hockey team for the upcoming 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics (Team Canada General Manager Steve Yzerman will announce the roster on Tuesday, January 7th).

You can view Lawless’ updated (and original) picks here.

Now that you’ve seen Lawless’ picks, it’s time for Ginsburg’s picks.

Click here to view my original picks from back in late August.

Updated Roster:

Sidney Crosby v3 wm

Goaltenders:

Roberto Luongo, Vancouver Canucks

Carey Price, Montreal Canadiens

Mike Smith, Phoenix Coyotes

Defencemen:

Drew Doughty, Los Angeles Kings

Shea Weber, Nashville Predators

Duncan Keith, Chicago Blackhawks

PK Subban, Montreal Canadiens

Alex Pieterangelo, St. Louis Blues

Jay Bouwmeester, St. Louis Blues

Marc-Edouard Vlasic, San Jose Sharks

Dan Boyle, San Jose Sharks

Forwards:

Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins

Steven Stamkos, Tampa Bay Lightning

John Tavares, New York Islanders

Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay Lightning

Jonathan Toews, Chicago Blackhawks

Ryan Getzlaf, Anaheim Ducks

Logan Couture, San Jose Sharks

Corey Perry, Anaheim Ducks

Patrice Bergeron, Boston Bruins

Patrick Sharp, Chicago Blackhawks

Eric Staal, Carolina Hurricanes

Matt Duchene, Colorado Avalanche

Mike Richards, Los Angeles Kings

Jamie Benn, Dallas Stars

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What do you think of Ginsburg’s picks? Let us know below in the comments section.

Ezra can be reached at ezra@illegalcurve.com

  • Michael Clark

    exactly the team I wrote down … exactly … weird

  • Michael Clark

    Although I think I’m leaning Giroux over St. Louis now

  • Kyle Kosior

    You had me at Subban.
    #teamezzy

  • dmo

    I can’t see them going with those goalies. They are going too take a chance on somebody. And its going too be Crawford.