Stan Wong is serving as an athletic trainer for the U.S. Men's National Team for the IIHF Men's World Championship for the 14th consecutive time (2007-2021).
A well-known figure on the international stage, Wong has served as an athletic trainer for the last four U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Teams (2006, 2010, 2014, 2018); 19 U.S. National Junior Teams (2003-2021); 10 Deutschland Cup squads (2002-05, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017) and also for Team USA at the 2012 Youth Olympic Winter Games.
Wong has played a role in helping Team USA capture an Olympic silver medal (2010) and three Men’s World Championship bronze medals (2013, 2015, 2018).
In addition, he has been part of the staff of 10 medal-winning U.S. National Junior Teams, including five gold medals (2004, 2010, 2013, 2017, 2021), one silver (2019) and four bronze medals (2007, 2011, 2016, 2018).
Previously, Wong worked as the head athletic trainer for both the Florida Panthers (1999-2002) and Washington Capitals (1986-99) of the NHL. During his time in the NHL, Wong was named an athletic trainer for both the 1991 and 1999 NHL All-Star Games.
In addition to a Stanley Cup Final appearance with Washington during the 1997-98 season, Wong also served as an athletic trainer for the United States Football League’s Boston Breakers (1983-85) as well as with the Philadelphia Eagles at Super Bowl XV.
USA Hockey honored Wong with the 2020 Bob Johnson Award for excellence in international hockey competition. The award was created in 1992 and named for legendary coach Bob Johnson, who was an executive director of USA Hockey from 1987-90 and a Stanley Cup-winning coach with the Pittsburgh Penguins in 1991.
Wong, who was inducted into the PHATS/PHEM Hall of Fame in 2015, resides in Boca Raton, Florida.