Olympic Games

In addition to the standard roster of 25 players, six more will be available in case of injury or Covid.

To soften the impact of injuries or a possible outbreak of Covid-19, the IIHF has reportedly ruled that national teams will be allowed to have an extra six players traveling with them to the Olympics, as Darren Dregger (TSN) writes.

The normal roster would consist of 25 players, the extras would function as an NHL-like taxi squad.

( 24 January 2022 | esi )