March 15, 2010

THE STORY OF THR GAMES

WE WERE BEST WHEN IT COUNTED

MEN'S HOCKEY

ON TOP OF THE WORLD

WOMEN'S HOCKEY

THE STAR ROOKIES

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THE STORY OF THR GAMES

WE WERE BEST WHEN IT COUNTED

The Vancouver Games started as a 'crazy' dream and ended up a wondrous spectacle that transfixed and, just maybe, transformed a nation
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MEN'S HOCKEY

ON TOP OF THE WORLD

Sidney Crosby lifts his team—and the nation—in what might go down as the greatest game of all time
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WOMEN'S HOCKEY

THE STAR ROOKIES

Women’s hockey is in good hands in Canada—maybe too good for the game’s Olympic future
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SHORT-TRACK SPEED SKATING

STRIKE OF THE COBRAS

After a disappointing start, our short-track speed skaters used strategy, power and focus to win five medals
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FESCHUK

THE BEST—AND WORST

All those medals were nice. And there were other glorious moments—and a few dubious ones. But who’s keeping score?
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A NOVELIST’S TAKE

MY NEW CITY

The Games didn’t change Vancouver and Canada—rather, they reflected a change that had already occurred in us
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SPECIAL TREATMENT

THE INSIDER OLYMPICS

Lineups? Public transit? VIPs had a very different experience of the Games, from ‘swag suites’ to fivestar dining.
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FIGURE SKATING

AN ACT OF COURAGE

Skating just days after her mother's death, Joannie Rochette delivered one of the Games' defining moments
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BOBSLEIGH

PATCHING IT UP FOR GOLD

Victory in women’s bobsleigh required mending some complicated relationships
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CURLING

'OLD BEAR' HAS HIS DAY

It took eight years, but Kevin Martin has finally avenged the sting of a last-shot loss in the final at Salt Lake City. Canada’s best curler is now an Olympic champion.
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