The ice hockey schedules for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games were announced today by the IIHF.
The U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team will begin its quest for back-to-back gold medals on Feb. 3 against Finland at 8:10 a.m. ET, while the U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team will face off against host China on Feb. 10 to open Olympic competition with faceoff set for 8:10 a.m. ET.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS – USA vs. CANADA
On February 7, a rematch of the 2018 women’s gold medal game will take place with the U.S. and Canada facing off at 11:10 p.m. to complete the preliminary round. The U.S. men take on Canada in preliminary round play on February 11 at 11:10 p.m.
OTHER PRELIMINARY ROUND MATCHUPS
The women will also play preliminary round games against ROC (Feb. 5/8:10 a.m.) and Switzerland (Feb. 6/8:10 a.m.), while the men will face Germany (Feb. 13/8:10 a.m.).
WOMEN’S PLAYOFF ROUND
The women’s quarterfinals are set for February 10-12, with the semifinals taking place on February 13-14. The bronze-medal game is slated for February 16 at 6:30 a.m. while the gold-medal game takes place at 11:10 p.m.
MEN’S PLAYOFF ROUND
The top four teams (three group winners and the second-ranked team with the best record) will move straight on to the quarterfinals on the men’s side. The remaining teams will play in qualification playoff games February 14-15 with the quarterfinals set for February 15-16. The semifinals take place February 17-18. The bronze-medal matchup scheduled for February 19 at 8:10 a.m., with the gold-medal game at 11:10 p.m.
NBC is the television home of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in the U.S. and a full broadcast schedule will be released close to the start of the Games.
|Date||Game||Result||Local Time||Eastern Time||Location||Television|
|Thurs., Feb. 10||China
|W, 8-0||9:10 PM||8:10 AM||National Indoor Stadium||USA Network|
|Sat., Feb. 12||Canada
|W, 4-2||12:10 PM||11:10 PM (Feb. 11)||National Indoor Stadium||USA Network|
|Sun., Feb. 13||Germany
|W, 3-2||9:10 PM||8:10 AM||Wukesong Sport Center||USA Network|
|Wed., Feb. 16||Slovakia
|SOL, 2-3||12:10 PM||11:10 PM (Feb. 15)||National Indoor Stadium||USA Network|
|Date||Game||Result||Local Time||Eastern Time||Television|
|Thurs., Feb. 3||Finland
|W, 5-2||9:10 PM||8:10 AM||USA Network|
|Sat., Feb. 5||Russian Olympic Committee
|W, 5-0||9:10 PM||8:10 AM||USA Network|
|Sun., Feb. 6||Switzerland
|W, 8-0||9:10 PM||8:10 AM||USA Network|
|Tues., Feb. 8||Canada
|L, 2-4||12:10 PM||11:10 PM (Feb. 7)||USA Network|
|Fri., Feb. 11||Czechia
|W, 4-1||12:10 PM||11:10 PM (Feb. 10)||USA Network|
|Mon., Feb. 14||Finland
|W, 4-1||9:10 PM||8:10 AM||USA Network|
|Thurs., Feb. 17||Canada
|L, 2-3||12:10 PM||11:10 PM (Feb. 16)||NBC|