The U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team will be one of 12 teams competing at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games between February 14-25, 2018.
Team USA is competing in Group B alongside Russia, Slovakia and Slovenia, and opens the competition on Wednesday, February 14 against Slovenia.
Tony Granato, the current head men’s hockey coach at the University of Wisconsin, will be the head coach of Team USA. Granato will be joined by assistant coaches Keith Allain, Chris Chelios, Ron Rolston and Scott Young. In addition, Jim Johannson, USA Hockey’s assistant executive director of hockey operations, will be the team’s general manager, and Ben Smith will serve as director of player personnel. For more details on each staff member, click here.
The 25-player U.S. Olympic Ice Hockey Team roster, which was named on Jan. 1, 2018, is comprised of college players, American Hockey Leaguers, and Americans playing professionally in Europe.