Dan Bylsma feeling sense of urgency

Updated: February 11, 2014, 12:35 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

Slowly but surely, Dan Bylsma has been building his Olympic coaching nest.

A twig here, a scrap of paper there, notes taken during the 2010 Olympics, a visit to the world championships, a summer vacation to pick the brain of former Olympic head coach Ron Wilson.

Slowly, but surely, Bylsma has gathered the materials for the Olympic hockey tournament in Sochi, Russia.

It is a challenge unlike any other in coaching, one that distills the very act of coaching to its vital ...

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