The National Hockey League has announced that it will not allow players to participate in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games. A total of 706 NHL players have participated in the past five Olympic Winter Games.
The National Hockey League 2019-2020 season is underway. Each of the 31 teams in the league will play 82 games total during the regular season: 41 games on home ice and 41 on the road. In general, the NHL regular season starts in October and extends to April of the following year, with playoff games
The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games will take place between Feb. 9-25 in the PyeongChang region of South Korea. Events will be held over 17 days in 13 different venues in PyeongChang. This will be the second Olympic Games held in South Korea, and the first Winter Olympics to be held in the cou
The 2018 Olympic Games will be held in PyeongChang County, South Korea. PyeongChang is 110 miles southeast of Seoul, the capital of South Korea. PyeongChang is a mountainous region, with warm and humid summers and very cold, long and snowy winters. PyeongChang is home to a number of ski resorts, inc
Russian athletes were banned from participating in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games due to Russia’s state-run athletic doping program. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the ban on Russian participation in Dec. 2017.
Originally formed in 1917, the National Hockey League, or NHL, is comprised of 30 teams throughout North America that play a nine-month season culminating every year with the awarding of the championship Stanley Cup trophy. The league is considered the premier professional hockey association in the
The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics schedule is available on the Olympic Games website at https://www.pyeongchang2018.com/en/schedule. Broken down by event and day, the schedule lists qualifying events, tournaments, semifinals, and finals for each sport. Events at which medals are awarded are marke
As of August of 2015, the 2018 District 5 Candidates for Colorado are Doug Lamborn and Bentley Rayburn, as reported by Politics1 and the candidates' webpages. Lamborn's candidacy and other information can be found at lambornforcongress.org and lamborn.house.gov. Rayburn's candidacy and informational
A regulation NHL game is 60 minutes of actual play time; however, the game time lasts approximately two and a half hours with intermissions and timeouts. The length of a game can be extended in the event of a delay or overtime.
The National Hockey League began with five Canadian teams after the National Hockey Association was disbanded in 1917. Six teams were in the league from 1942 to 1967. The NHL expanded to 12 teams in 1967 and has grown to 30 teams as of the 2015 season.