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Canada getting tested on big ice

Canada's offense still adjusting to European game, but defense looks strong

Updated: February 16, 2014, 6:52 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

SOCHI, Russia -- It wasn't quite Wayne Gretzky in Salt Lake City ranting about the world wanting Canada to lose, but Team Canada head coach Mike Babcock was at his crankiest Sunday night in a postgame news conference. He reminded people how hard this Olympic tournament is to win, especially on this side of the ocean, where it's a different game on the big ice.

"You know, it's interesting," Babcock began, after yours truly simply asked the coach where he felt his team's game was after wrapping ...

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