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Olympic Hockey Schedules Announced

By USA Hockey, 09/23/21, 7:45AM EDT

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Women begin on Feb. 3; Men's competition starts Feb. 10

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.

Men's Schedule

Date Game Local Time Eastern Time Location
Thurs., Feb. 10 China
Preliminary
9:10 PM 8:10 AM National Indoor Stadium
Sat., Feb. 12 Canada
Preliminary
12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 11) National Indoor Stadium
Sun., Feb. 13 Germany
Preliminary
9:10 PM 8:10 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Tues., Feb. 15 Qualification Playoff 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 14) National Indoor Stadium
Tues., Feb. 15 Qualification Playoff 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 14) Wukesong Sport Center
Tues., Feb. 15 Qualification Playoff 4:40 PM 3:40 AM National Indoor Stadium
Tues., Feb. 15 Qualification Playoff 9:10 PM 8:10 AM National Indoor Stadium
Wed., Feb. 16 Quarterfinal 1 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 15) National Indoor Stadium
Wed., Feb. 16 Quarterfinal 2 2:00 PM 1:00 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Wed., Feb. 16 Quarterfinal 3 4:40 PM 3:40 AM National Indoor Stadium
Wed., Feb. 16 Quarterfinal 4 9:30 PM 8:30 AM National Indoor Stadium
Fri., Feb. 18 Semifinal 1 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 17) National Indoor Stadium
Fri., Feb. 18 Semifinal 2 9:10 PM 8:10 AM National Indoor Stadium
Sat., Feb. 19 Bronze-Medal Game 9:10 PM 8:10 AM National Indoor Stadium
Sun., Feb. 20 Gold-Medal Game 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 19) National Indoor Stadium

Women's Schedule

Date Game Local Time Eastern Time Location
Thurs., Feb. 3 Finland
Preliminary
9:10 PM 8:10 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Sat., Feb. 5 Russian Olympic Committee
Preliminary
9:10 PM 8:10 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Sun., Feb. 6 Switzerland
Preliminary
9:10 PM 8:10 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Tues., Feb. 8 Canada
Preliminary
12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 7) Wukesong Sport Center
Fri., Feb. 11 Quarterfinal 1 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 10) Wukesong Sport Center
Fri., Feb. 11 Quarterfinal 2 9:10 PM 8:10 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Sat., Feb. 12 Quarterfinal 3 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 11) Wukesong Sport Center
Sat., Feb. 12 Quarterfinal 4 4:40 PM 3:40 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Mon., Feb. 14 Semifinal 1 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 13) Wukesong Sport Center
Mon., Feb. 14 Semifinal 2 9:10 PM 8:10 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Wed., Feb. 16 Bronze-Medal Game 7:30 PM 6:30 AM Wukesong Sport Center
Thurs., Feb. 17 Gold-Medal Game 12:10 PM 11:10 PM (Feb. 16) Wukesong Sport Center

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