“Red Army” revolves around Vyacheslav “Slava” Fetisov – the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you’ll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia’s hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.
The mood took an unexpected turn during a youth table tennis match. This video surfaced back in November, but now it’s got a new hilarious spin on it. (pun intended)
Students from Michigan have won the bronze medal in the World Robot Olympiad in Sochi, Russia.
“We need to understand that there isn’t some sort of negotiation or compromise with Putin,” Boris Potapenko said.
Rubicon Genomics Inc. announced that it has partnered with additional distributors to expand availability of its DNA library preparation products, including its ThruPLEX-FD Prep Kits and PicoPLEX DNA-seq Kits for use with Illumina next-generation sequencing systems.
There are about 40,000 Ukrainians in the Detroit area.
Pavel Datsyuk wants to play, not talk.
T.J. Oshie scored four times in the shootout and got the winner in the eighth round, leading the United States past Russia 3-2 Saturday in the thrilling revival of an Olympic hockey rivalry.
The Russians are practicing for the first time since NHL players arrived for the Olympics, and captain Pavel Datsyuk is the only skater not on the ice.
Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk has been named captain of Russia’s Olympic hockey team.