January 31st, 2014, 02:19 AM #1
Kings' Brown could be captain for Team USA in Sochi (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review)
Captain America could be a King.
“Dustin Brown. He's been ‘That Guy' on a (Stanley) Cup team, right? I mean, that says a lot about his leadership,” Paul Martin, a Penguins and Team USA defenseman, said.
“I'd like to think we have a lot of guys that would be good choices, but he'd be a pretty tough one to argue against.”
Team USA will announce its captain for the 2014 Winter Olympics on Friday. Los Angeles' Brown, St. Louis' David Backes, the New York Rangers' Ryan Callahan and Minnesota's Zach Parise and Ryan Suter are viewed as top candidates. Brown, Backes and Callahan captain their respective clubs.
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