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  1. 2014 Sochi Olympics - Team-by-team hockey breakdown (Sweden)

    Pierre LeBrun

    Given their strong defense and goaltending and their experience on big ice, the Swedes are a strong bet for Olympic gold, writes Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2014
  2. Fehr signs off on moving Olympic deadline

    Pierre LeBrun

    Rene Fasel was caught between a rock and a hard place and, in the end, he split the difference. The IIHF president stood firm during meetings with hockey federations Tuesday that the Dec. 31 deadline to submit Olympic rosters would not budge, tell...

    Blog | November 27, 2013
  3. Olympic roster deadline pushed to Jan. 7; U.S. will still announc...

    Pierre LeBrun

    The Olympic roster announcement deadline has been moved to Jan. 7, the International Ice Hockey Foundation announced Wednesday, although USA Hockey will stick with its original plan to announce its team on Jan. 1.

    Story | Conversation | November 27, 2013
  4. Rumblings: Olympic deadline and trade talk

    Pierre LeBrun

    IIHF President Rene Fasel stood firm during an IIHF council meeting Tuesday in Zurich that the Dec. 31 Olympic roster deadline would not be altered, a source told ESPN.com. Top European countries such as Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Repub...

    Blog | November 26, 2013
  5. Lindy Ruff looks forward to coaching again

    Pierre LeBrun

    It is across the ocean and not the NHL, but coaching Team Canada at the IIHF men's world championship is a prideful honor that puts Lindy Ruff back behind a players' bench, where he belongs. "I can't wait, really," Ruff told ESPN.com on Wednesday ...

    Blog | April 17, 2013
  6. NHL, IOC meet about sending players to Olympics, have 'good worki...

    Pierre LeBrun

    There is still no deal to send NHL players to Sochi next February for the Olympics, but another meeting Friday advanced the process.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2013
  7. Team USA playing Olympics waiting game

    Pierre LeBrun

    TORONTO -- USA Hockey huddled up its NHL GM advisory group here Tuesday night with a focus on the upcoming IIHF men's world championship, but it was also a chance to update player evaluations for next February's Olympic team. Brian Burke, Don Wadd...

    Blog | March 20, 2013
  8. Talks continue over NHL participation in 2014 Sochi Olympics

    Pierre LeBrun

    With the Olympics less than a year away, IOC inspectors are visiting Sochi again to check on preparations for the 2014 Winter Games.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2013
  9. NHL to meet on Sochi involvement this week, sources say

    Pierre LeBrun

    The NHL's continued involvement in the Olympic Games will be discussed later this week when the league meets with the IOC, the International Ice Hockey Federation and the NHL Players' Association.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2013
  10. Worlds craze will heat up without NHL

    Pierre LeBrun

    The IIHF world junior championship in Ufa, Russia, is taking center stage in the hockey world over the holidays even more than usual thanks to the NHL lockout. Hockey-starved fans in North America need a fix and finally got it with Canada and the ...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  11. IIHF rules Olympic hockey roster changes must be valid

    Pierre LeBrun

    The International Ice Hockey Federation sent out a memo Friday to all national member federations clarifying that, at this point, roster changes can only be made for "valid reasons," and not because of player performance, ESPN.com has learned.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2010