Anza Kopitar will be lucky to play more than four games for Team Slovenia Hockey in the Winter Olympics. Slovenia defied all odds by qualifying for the games with Kopitar and Detroit Red Wings prospect Jan Mursak as the only players most hockey fans would know.
Kopitar’s father Matjaz coaches Team Slovenia.
Kopitar and Mursak are the team’s best forwards. Brothers Marcel...
Keeping it short today, which makes it good news that today’s 2014 Olympic roster preview is none other than the newest nation to join the Olympic ranks, Team Slovenia. Led by top forwards Jan Mursak (Amur, KHL) and Anze Kopitar (Los Angeles, NHL), Team Slovenia is very likely the worst team in the tournament. Defeating Belarus, Ukraine, and Denmark in [...]
Barbara Kavcic of Ekipa, a Slovenian newspaper, announced the roster for the Slovenia men’s national Olympic team in Sochi. Anze Kopitar of the Los Angeles Kings and Jan Mursak of Amur Khabarovsk (KHL) are easily the standout forwards for the team, while Robert Kristian looks to become another Cinderella story between the pipes.