Dreams lost, motivation not forgotten

Updated: February 21, 2014, 5:35 PM ET
By Julie Foudy | espnW.com

SOCHI, Russia -- When players from the U.S. women's hockey team wake up in the middle of the night, wondering where they are and why they just had the same dream again, the last question before they finally give in to the ensuing insomnia is how.

How, in 3:26, could they let a two-goal lead evaporate in the mist that is now Bolshoy Ice Dome.

And then, regrettably, it starts. Visions will stream through their brains in continuous play mode ... unwilling to stop, quietly ...

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