Team Canada hockey fans can mark dates for games in February for the 2022 Beijing Olympics.
The men’s and women’s schedules were released Thursday.
Canada enters the tournament seeded No. 2 on the women’s side and will be in the top tier Group A with United States (No. 1) Finland (No. 3), Russian Olympic Committee (No. 4) and Switzerland (No. 5). The 2020 World Rankings determined the seeding for the women.
On the men’s side, Canada is seeded No. 1. The 2019 IIHF World Rankings were used to determine the seedings. The men’s hockey team will play in Group A with United States (No. 6), Germany (No. 7) and China (No. 12). Three more men’s teams can still qualify for the tournament and will be placed in Group B or C.
All four of Canada’s preliminary round games will start at 10:10 p.m. in Saskatchewan for the women, while the men play at 7:10 a.m. twice and at 10:10 p.m. once.
For full schedule details, visit Olympic.ca