With the Sochi Olympics opening ceremonies today in Russia we decided to give you the low down of all the important dates and times to put into your calendar now for the Men’s Hockey Schedule. The Men’s Hockey Tournament at the 2014 Sochi Olympics will be one of the most popular events that most Canadians will tune in for! With the Men’s Canadian Olympic Hockey Team looking to repeat as Gold Medal winners after defeating the American Hockey Team in Vancouver 2010.
Everyone will remember Sidney Crosby’s Golden Goal to help lift Team Canada to Gold in 2010. Who will be the one to step up in 2014? Will it be Martin St. Louis, or a bright young star waiting to emerge on the Olympic scene? This years Olympic Mens Hockey Tournament might be the last time NHL Players will be allowed to participate for the near future. The Olympic break causes a stop in business for the NHL which they have to work around and ultimately can be a sore in the leagues side.
The Canadian Mens Olympic Hockey Team Schedule starts off with their first game on February 13th at 12:00 PM ET is Canada vs. Norway. Fans won’t have to wait long as Team Canada will be back in action on February 14th at 12:00 PM ET vs Austria. The action starts to get good on February 16th when Team Canada will battle Finland at 12:00 PM ET. The balance of the games will be decided based on the teams points in the Round Robin.
Here’s a further look into the complete schedule for those interested in all the games for the Sochi Olympic Hockey Schedule:
2014 Olympic Mens Hockey Schedule
Here’s what the remainder of the schedule looks like in Eastern Standard time depending on where Team Canada qualifies for the remaining rounds will determine what time/game they play in.