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The men’s tournament starts with 12 teams split into three groups. In the preliminary round, each team plays the other three in its group once. The top four teams that come out of the prelims move automatically into the qualification round, while the other eight play to determine which four will move on. The four winners of the qualification round move into the medal round.


The eight women’s teams are divided into two groups in the preliminaries; each team plays the other three teams in its group once, with the top two teams in each group going to the semifinals.

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Sweden will try to defend its 2006 gold medal in men’s hockey against what appear to be the strongest teams, Russia and Canada. The Russian team, which has beaten Canada to win the last two world championships, is loaded with forwards, including Alex Ovechkin, Evgeni Malkin and Ilya Kovalchuk, plus nine players from the K.H.L. Canada is led by Sidney Crosby, Scott Niedermayer, Joe Thornton, Jerome Iginla and Martin Brodeur.

On the women’s side, Canada, which won gold four years ago and will be the top-seeded team in Vancouver, has four players who will add Vancouver to Olympic résumés that already include Nagano, Salt Lake City and Turin: Hayley Wickenheiser, Jennifer Botterill, Jayna Hefford and Becky Kellar. The United States squad includes the four-time Olympians Angela Ruggiero and Jenny Potter and the three-timers Natalie Darwitz, the team captain, and Julie Chu.

The United States has won the last two world titles, each time defeating Canada in the final.

The hockey schedule for the 2010 Olympics is set.

Bluetooth mouse mac driver for windows 10. The Canadian men's team begins its quest for gold on Feb. 16, when it will face Norway at GM Place - dubbed Canada Hockey Place during the Olympic tournament.

All three of Canada's preliminary games will be played in the mid-afternoon local time. It faces Switzerland on Feb. 18 and the U.S. on Feb. 21.

The gold medal game will be played at 12:15 p.m. local time on Feb. 28 - the final day of the Olympics.

The women's team opens its tournament on Feb. 13 against Slovakia at Canada Hockey Place. The other two preliminary games - Feb. 15 against Switzerland and Feb. 17 against Sweden - will be played at UBC.

The International Ice Hockey Federation expects only minor changes to the schedule.

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'Any possible changes will be due to television requests or logistical reasons,' said IIHF sport director Dave Fitzpatrick. 'Hopefully, very soon we will be able to consider the schedules we announced today as final.'

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Who will win?

2010 Vancouver Olympics Hockey

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