UND grads named to US Olympic men's hockey team

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 2, 2014 at 6:18 am •  Published: January 2, 2014

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Former University of North Dakota All-Americans Zach Parise (puh-REE'-see) and T.J. Oshie have been named to the men's hockey team that will represent the U.S. at the Sochi Olympics in Russia next month.

It will be the first Olympics for Oshie and the second for Parise. He played on the team that won a silver medal in Vancouver four years ago.

Parise plays for the NHL's Minnesota Wild, and Oshie for the St. Louis Blues. Oshie also formerly played for the Sioux Falls Stampede in the USHL.

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