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U.S., Canada on different paths since Salt Lake clash

Updated: February 7, 2006, 1:02 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

On the night he was named to the 2006 U.S. Olympic team, veteran Doug Weight described the aching feeling of watching the Canadians don gold medals in Salt Lake City four years ago.

It might have been as painful an on-ice experience as many American players have experienced. Yet if they were honest with themselves, many U.S. players would tell you that if they have a chance to stand on the ice at the end of the gold-medal game in Torino, wearing a silver medal, they'll be exultant.

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