U.S. hockey team in Sochi

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) It’s been an incredible week so far as the 2014 Winter Olympics get started, and there’s so much more ahead! 24 Hour News 8 Sports Director Jack Doles is in Sochi, Russia. He caught up with Grand Haven native and Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma. He’s coaching the U.S. hockey team in Sochi, and it’s already been a whirlwind few days!

The team arrived in Sochi on Monday and within 24 hours, held two practices and a news conference. They’re gearing up for the opener against Slovakia on Thursday, February 13, and are scheduled for a highly anticipated game against Russia on Saturday, February 15.

Hear what Bylsma told Jack about what it’s like when he sees those Olympic rings.

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