The best-case scenario is nothing happens. The worst-case scenario is it goes any minute.
Sports that haven’t been producing medals before are producing medals now.
The floodwaters have receded but it’s not totally over yet.
Most of the teams are really starting to grasp the concept of performance on demand rather than just showing up. I hope Canadians understand this is about performance. It’s about carrying the Canadian flag on a bigger playing field and not just the symbolic carrying of the flag in the opening ceremony.
Downstream from the river there are about 100 homes as well as downtown Taunton,
They want to vote on a plan and don’t have any idea of what it will cost.
I feel real bad for Marc-Andre. He did a great job. You could say there’s a bitter irony in this.
It’s very, very dangerous. We want people to take this very, very seriously,
There’s the potential for all sorts of problems all over the state.
There are ongoing discussions that we think will lead to a settlement with the Department of Justice.
They’re not talking major stuff yet. It won’t be anything like it was last weekend.
What the damage or impact [will be], nobody is even guessing.
There are definitely going to be lessons we’ll be taking away from this,
[The downtown area was cordoned off with roadblocks set up to block access to low-lying areas near the river. Schools, downtown businesses and many government offices were closed.] It’s basically bulging, … It will be a while before they open downtown Taunton and tell people it is OK to return to their homes.
We came here to win medals; when my guys are in tears it’s tough.