The men’s tournament in ice hockey at the 2014 Winter Olympics was held in Sochi, Russia between 12–23 February 2014. For the fifth consecutive Olympics, players from the National Hockey League participated.
Can NHL player play in the Olympics?
The International Olympic Committee and the IIHF must be in agreement with the NHL and the NHLPA before players can feature at the Olympics. NHL players were absent from the Pyeongchang 2018 Games.
Are NHL players allowed to play in Winter Olympics?
League to pause play between Feb.
The NHL said in a statement Thursday that it has agreed to pause play between Feb. 7 to 22, 2022, for the Olympics, but noted talks are ongoing between the NHL Players’ Association and the International Ice Hockey Federation about whether its athletes will compete in Beijing.
Who won 2010 Olympics?
Athletes from Slovakia and Belarus won the first Winter Olympic gold medals for their nations. Cross-country skier Marit Bjørgen from Norway won five medals (three gold, one silver, one bronze), more than any other athlete.
|Nation||Totals (26 nations)|
How many medals did Russia win in 2018?
|13||Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR)||17|
|14||Czech Republic (CZE)||7|