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Brooks Orpik happy with selection

Updated: January 2, 2014, 4:37 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Paul Martin and Brooks Orpik heard the powers-that-be in USA Hockey emphasize that the criteria for the 2014 Olympic team would be based on both a player's current level of play and his career body of work.

That didn't mean there weren't a few anxious moments for the Pittsburgh Penguins defensemen in the run-up to Wednesday's announcement.

Martin hasn't played in more than a month because a broken leg. Orpik missed three weeks with a concussion after getting ...

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