After an intense regulation period and a frantic 7:40 of overtime, Sidney Crosby netted the game-winning goal against American goalkeeper Ryan Miller, sealing the gold medal for Team Canada in the 2010 Winter Olympics. It put Canada back on top of the hockey world after being knocked off in 2006.
Taking A Stand
The salute was one of the most overt political statements in the history of the Olympics, as two of the world's best athletes displayed the gesture on a global stage. Both athletes were later expelled from the Olympic Games after the gestures were labeled a form of protest.RANK: 44 LOCATION: Olympic Stadium | Mexico City, Mexico DATE: 10/16/1968 CATEGORY: Summer Olympics