Sport: Ice Hockey
About him: Brad Marchand was invited to Team Canada’s training camp with the hopes of making his first Olympic team. After coming up to the Bruins as a rookie in 2010-11, he helped form a formidable line with Patrice Bergeron and Mark Recchi as the Bruins won their first Stanley Cup in 39 years. Marchand, 25, had 67 goals and 66 assists in his first three NHL seasons.
Decision time: Team Canada must declare its final roster on Dec. 31.