FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2010, file photo, USA's Patrick Kane (88) and Canada's Sidney Crosby (87) battle for the puck during the second period of a preliminary round men's ice hockey game at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver. Kane's maturation as a person and player seems to have helped the Chicago Blackhawks win two of the last four Stanley Cups, and improves the Americans' chances to win Olympic gold in hockey since the "Miracle on Ice," in 1980.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

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SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The United States men’s hockey team heard plenty about the “Miracle on Ice” in 1980 during this Olympic trip to Russia.…

The team from Jamaica JAM-1, piloted by Winston Watts and brakeman Marvin Dixon, start their third run during the men's two-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

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SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Members of the Jamaican bobsled team appeared at a press conference on Tuesday to talk about their appearance in the So…

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Craig Brown, an alternate on Team USA, delivers the stone during a men's curling training session the 2014 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

OLYMPICS: The best of Curling

The intensity of curling has been at an all-time high during the 2014 Olympic Winter Games. Here is a montage of the men’s and women’s tourn…

The puck gets past goalkeeper Valentina Wallner of Sweden for a third goal by the USA during the first period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's semifinal ice hockey game at Shayba Arena Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

SOCHI SCENE: #DawnsEarlyLight

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The U.S. women’s hockey team has come up with a clever way to attract fans back home to watch its games live — hashtagg…