NHL Commissioner doubts league will ever participate at Winter Olympics held outside North America

National Hockey League (NHL) commissioner Gary Bettman has revealed that they are unlikely to return to the programme for any Winter Olympic Games held outside North America. This makes it

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Russia says absence in Pyeongchang would be “blow”

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin on Tuesday said it hoped Russia could mend its relations with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), adding that the country’s absence from the Pyeongchang Winter

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IOC President Thomas Bach says no immediate concerns for Pyeongchang Winter Games

BEIJING (AP) — International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said Saturday he sees “no reason for any immediate concern” about tensions on the Korean Peninsula affecting next year’s Winter Olympics

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Is there any way to bring NHLers to Pyeongchang in 2018? We present a solution

In a recent interview, Rene Fasel, the head of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) said that he is “more than sixty percent” sure that players from the NHL will

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USA Hockey names Granato as head coach for Pyeongchang 2018

USA Hockey has today announced the appointment of Tony Granato as the head coach of America’s men’s ice hockey team for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Granato was an

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North Korea dismisses South Korea’s call for united Pyeongchang team

A leading North Korean sports official believes it is too late to consider South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s proposal to form a unified team for the 2018 Winter Olympics in

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South Korea president invites North Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Saturday (Jun 24) invited North Korea to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, saying sports could serve as a peace maker. The South and nuclear-armed

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North Korea may co-host Winter Olympics with South Korea

South Korea has proposed that North Korea host some of the skiing events at next year’s Winter Olympics, in a move it hopes will ease cross-border political tensions. The South

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Pyeongchang 2018 help organise Peace Education Festival in Gangneung

Participants at the Peace Education Festival in South Korea have been given the chance to experience Winter Olympic and Paralympic sports such as ice hockey, wheelchair curling and ski jumping.

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IIHF boss still hopeful NHL will go to Pyeongchang Olympics

International Ice Hockey Federation president Rene Fasel is not giving up on the idea of NHL players participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. “I’m a very positive

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