When you tune in to the Winter Olympics you expect to see the top athletes in the world in their respective sports.
Well, that’s not the experience viewers have gotten with men’s hockey at Pyeongchang. Unlike the women’s event, which features the best of the best, the men’s tournament is completely devoid of the game’s most talented players.
You can thank the NHL for that. Back in April of last year, the league made the call to pass on sending its players to the Olympics, ending a run of five consecutive Games involving NHL names. Read more