Bob McKenzie went on Toronto radio today, and on top of musing about Martin St-Louis (sort of) asking for a trade…he tossed out a thought. Should the IOC and IIHF consider under-23 rules for the hockey tournament, like FIFA does in the summer games for soccer? 224 more words
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SOCHI, Russia – Ask a player which is better, winning a gold medal or a Stanley Cup, and they’ll be diplomatic, saying a Stanley Cup during the NHL season and a gold medal while at the Olympics. 168 more words
SOCHI, Russia – International Ice Hockey Federation president Rene Fasel says women’s hockey will “never” be taken out of the Winter Olympics.
Amid blowouts by Canada and the United States that have caused debate about the growth of the sport, Fasel said he would “guarantee” women’s hockey would not be removed because of a lack of competitive balance. 55 more words
WATCH: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says a decision will be made in the future but there is no timeline.
This year could be the last time NHL players participate in the Winter Olympics. 1,098 more words