Hockey Canada has revealed the men’s hockey roster for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.
Canada’s men’s hockey team executive director Steve Yzerman (Nepean, Ont./Detroit, NHL) made the announcement, along with all the members of the team’s management staff: Bob Nicholson (President/CEO, Hockey Canada), Johnny Misley (Executive vice-president, hockey operations, Hockey Canada) and associate directors Doug Armstrong (Sarnia, Ont./ St. Louis, NHL), Ken Holland (Vernon, B.C./ Detroit, NHL), Kevin Lowe (Lachute, Que./ Edmonton, NHL) as well as head coach Mike Babcock (Saskatoon, Sask./Detroit, NHL).
Canada’s roster includes Kitchener Rangers alumnus and current team captain of the Philadelphia flyers Mike Richards.
All 23 players have international experience, including 53 gold medals, eight Olympians and, as a group, the players have played in 702 international games, 13,136 NHL regular season games and 1,219 NHL playoff games.
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