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Every PyeongChang Olympic men’s hockey roster

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Twelve nations go for gold in the first Olympic men’s hockey tournament without NHL players since 1994.

There are many familiar names to close hockey followers, but this year’s event will be unlike any in Olympic history.

A full Olympic hockey schedule is here.

Group A
Canada
Justin Peters (G)
Kevin Poulin (G)
Ben Scrivens (G) — former Edmonton Oilers No. 1
Stefan Elliott (D)
Chay Genoway (D)
Cody Goloubef (D)
Marc-Andre Gragnani (D)
Chris Lee (D)
Maxim Noreau (D)
Mat Robinson (D)
Karl Stollery (D)
Rene Bourque (F)
Gilbert Brule (F)
Andrew Ebbett (F)
Quentin Howden (F)
Chris Kelly (F)
Rob Klinkhammer (F)
Brandon Kozun (F)
Maxim Lapierre (F)
Eric O’Dell (F)
Mason Raymond (F)
Derek Roy (F) — Former Buffalo Sabres season points leader
Christian Thomas (F)
Linden Vey (F)
Wojtek Wolski (F)

Czech Republic
Patrik Bartosak (G)
Pavel Francouz (G)
Dominik Furch (G)
Michal Jordan (D)
Jan Kolar (D)
Tomas Kundratek (D)
Vojtech Mozik (D)
Jakub Nakladal (D)
Ondrej Nemec (D)
Adam Polasek (D)
Ondrej Vitasek (D)
Michal Birner (F)
Roman Cervenka (F)
Martin Erat (F) — Former Nashville Predators season points leader
Milan Gulas (F)
Roman Horak (F)
Petr Koukal (F)
Jan Kovar (F)
Dominik Kubalik (F)
Tomas Mertl (F)
Lukas Radil (F)
Michal Repik (F)
Jiri Sekac (F)
Michal Vondrka (F)
Tomas Zohorna (F)

South Korea
Matt Dalton (G)
— Former Boston Bruins backup goalie
Kye Hoon Park (G)
Sungje Park (G)
Hyung Gon Cho (D)
Wonjun Kim (D)
Don Ku Lee (D)
Hyonho Oh (D)
Alex Plante (D)
Eric Regan (D)
Yeongjun Seo (D)
Bryan Young (D)
Jin Hui Ahn (F)
Minho Cho (F)
Jungwoo Jeon (F)
Kisung Kim (F)
Sangwook Kim (F)
Won Jung Kim (F)
Young Jun Lee (F)
Jin Kyu Park (F)
Woosang Park (F)
Brock Radunske (F)
Sanghoon Shin (F)
Sangwoo Shin (F)
Michael Swift (F)
Mike Testwuide (F)

Switzerland
Leonardo Genoni (G)
Jonas Hiller (G) — Former Anaheim Ducks No. 1 goalie; stopped 44 of 47 Canadian shots in a near upset in group play at the 2010 Vancouver Games.
Tobias Stephan (G)
Eric Blum (D)
Raphael Diaz (D)
Felicien Du Bois (D)
Philippe Furrer (D)
Patrick Geering (D)
Romain Loeffel (D)
Dominik Schlumpf (D)
Ramon Untersander (D)
Cody Almond (F)
Andres Ambuhl (F)
Simon Bodenmann (F)
Enzo Corvi (F)
Gaetan Haas (F)
Fabrice Herzog (F)
Gregory Hofmann (F)
Denis Hollenstein (F)
Simon Moser (F)
Vincent Praplan (F)
Thomas Rufenacht (F)
Reto Schappi (F)
Tristan Scherwey (F)
Pius Suter (F)

Group B
Olympic Athlete from Russia
Vasily Koshechkin (G)
Ilya Sorokin (G)
Igor Shestyorkin (G)
Vladislav Gavrikov (D)
Dinar Khafizullin (D)
Bogdan Kiselevich (D)
Alexei Marchenko (D)
Nikita Nesterov (D)
Slava Voynov (D) — Two Stanley Cups with Los Angeles Kings
Artyom Zub (D)
Andrei Zubarev (D)
Sergei Andronov (F)
Alexander Barabanov (F)
Pavel Datsyuk (F) — Four NHL All-Star teams with Detroit Red Wings; fifth Olympics
Mikhail Grigorenko (F)
Nikita Gusev (F)
Ilya Kablukov (F)
Sergei Kalinin (F)
Kirill Kaprizov (F)
Ilya Kovalchuk (F) — Three NHL All-Star teams; fifth Olympics
Sergei Mozyakin (F) — KHL’s all-time leading scorer; first Olympics
Nikolai Prokhorkin (F)
Vadim Shipachyov (F)
Sergei Shirokov (F)
Ivan Telegin (F)

Slovakia
Ján Laco (G)
Branislav Konrád (G)
Patrik Rybár (G)
Ivan Baranka (D)
Michal Čajkovský (D)
Dominik Graňák (D)
Marek Ďaloga (D)
Tomáš Starosta (D)
Juraj Valach (D)
Peter Čerešňák (D)
Juraj Mikuš (D)
Martin Bakoš (F)
Miloš Bubela (F)
Marcel Haščák (F)
Lukáš Cingeľ (F)
Tomáš Marcinko (F)
Patrik Lamper (F)
Ladislav Nagy (F) — Former Arizona Coyotes season assists leader
Tomáš Surový (F)
Andrej Kudrna (F)
Peter Ölvecký (F)
Michal Krištof (F)
Matej Paulovič (F)
Matúš Sukeľ (F)
Marek Hovorka (F)

Slovenia
Luka Gracnar (G)
Gasper Kroselj (G)
Matija Pintaric (G)
Blaz Gregorc (D)
Sabahudin Kovacevic (D)
Ales Kranjc (D)
Ziga Pavlin (D)
Matic Podlipnik (D)
Jurij Repe (D)
Mitja Robar (D)
Luka Vidmar (D)
Bostjan Golicic (F)
Andrej Hebar (F)
Ziga Jeglic (F)
Anze Kuralt (F)
Jan Mursak (F) — Played 46 games for Detroit Red Wings
Ales Music (F)
Ken Ograjensek (F)
Ziga Pance (F)
David Rodman (F)
Marcel Rodman (F)
Robert Sabolic (F)
Rok Ticar (F)
Jan Urbas (F)
Miha Verlic (F)

United States
David Leggio (G)
Brandon Maxwell (G)
Ryan Zapolski (G)
Chad Billins (D)
Jonathon Blum (D)
Will Borgen (D)
Matt Gilroy (D)
Ryan Gunderson (D)
Bobby Sanguinetti (D)
Noah Welch (D)
James Wisniewski (D)
Mark Arcobello (F)
Chris Bourque (F)
— Son of 1998 Canadian Olympian and Hockey Hall of Famer Ray Bourque
Bobby Butler (F)
Ryan Donato (F)
Brian Gionta (F)
— Captain, 2006 Olympian and oldest member of entire U.S. Olympic team (39)
Jordan Greenway (F)
Chad Kolarik (F)
Broc Little (F)
John McCarthy (F)
Brian O’Neill (F)
Garrett Roe (F)
Jim Slater (F)
Ryan Stoa (F)
Troy Terry (F)

Group C
Finland
Mikko Koskinen (G) — Top goalie at 2016 Worlds with 1.13 GAA, .947 save pct.
Juha Metsola (G)
Karri Ramo (G)
Juuso Heitanen (D)
Miro Heiskanen (D) — 2017 NHL No. 3 draft pick by Dallas Stars; 18 years old
Tommi Kivisto (D)
Miika Koivisto (D)
Lasse Kukkonen (D)
Mikko Lehtonen (D)
Sami Lepisto (D) — 2010, 2014 Olympic bronze medalist; 176 NHL games
Atte Ohtamaa (D)
Marko Anttila (F)
Jonas Enlund (F)
Teemu Hartikainen (F)
Julius Junttila (F)
Joonas Kemppainen (F)
Petri Kontiola (F)
Jarno Koskirant (F)
Jani Lajunen (F)
Sakari Manninen (F)
Oskar Osala (F)
Jukka Peltola (F)
Mika Pyorala (F)
Veli-Matti Savinainen (F)
Eeli Tolvanen (F)

Germany
Danny aus den Birken (G)
Dennis Endras (G)
Timo Pielmeier (G)
Sinan Akdag (D)
Daryl Boyle (D)
Christian Ehrhoff (D) — Olympian in 2002, 2006 and 2010; played mostly in the NHL from 2003-16
Frank Hördler (D)
Björn Krupp (D)
Moritz Müller (D)
Jonas Müller (D)
Yannic Seidenberg (D)
Yasin Ehliz (F)
Gerrit Fauser (F)
Marcel Goc (F) — 636 NHL games
Patrick Hager (F)
Dominik Kahun (F)
Marcus Kink (F)
Brooks Macek (F)
Frank Mauer (F)
Marcel Noebels (F)
Leonhard Pföderl (F)
Matthias Plachta (F)
Patrick Reimer (F)
Felix Schütz (F)
David Wolf (F)

Norway
Lars Haugen (G)
Henrik Haukeland (G)
Henrik Holm (G)
Alexander Bonsaksen (D)
Stefan Espeland (D)
Jonas Holøs (D)
Johannes Johannesen (D)
Erlend Lesund (D)
Mattias Nørstebø (D)
Henrik Ødegaard (D)
Daniel Sørvik (D)
Anders Bastiansen (F)
Kristian Forsberg (F)
Ludvig Hoff (F) — University of North Dakota sophomore
Tommy Kristiansen (F)
Ken André Olimb (F)
Mathis Olimb (F)
Aleksander Reichenberg (F)
Niklas Roest (F)
Mats Rosseli (F)
Martin Røymark (F)
Eirik Salsten (F)
Patrick Thoresen (F)
Steffen Thoresen (F)
Mathias Trettenes (F)

Sweden
Jhonas Enroth (G)
Viktor Fasth (G) — Former NHL goalie was Sweden’s No. 1 at 2017 Worlds before Henrik Lundqvist joined team mid-tournament en route to gold
Magnus Hellberg (G)
Jonas Ahnelov (D)
Simon Bertilsson (D)
Rasmus Dahlin (D) — Born in 2000; possible No. 1 pick in June’s NHL Draft
Johan Fransson (D)
Erik Gustafsson (D)
Patrik Hersley (D)
Staffan Kronwall (D)
Mikael Wikstrand (D)
Dick Axelsson (F)
Alexander Bergstrom (F)
Dennis Everberg (F)
Carl Klingberg (F)
Anton Lander (F)
Par Lindholm (F)
Joakim Lindstrom (F)
Joel Lundqvist (F) — Henrik’s identical twin
Oscar Moller (F)
John Norman (F)
Linus Omark (F)
Fredrik Pettersson (F)
Viktor Stalberg (F)
Patrik Zackrisson (F)

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2020 Tour de France standings

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2020 Tour de France results for the yellow jersey, green jersey, white jersey and polka-dot jersey …

Overall (Yellow Jersey)
1. Tadej Pogacar (SLO) — 87:20:05
2. Primoz Roglic (SLO) — +:59
3. Richie Porte (AUS) — +3:30
4. Mikel Landa (ESP) — +5:58
5. Enric Mas (ESP) — +6:07
6. Miguel Angel Lopez (COL) — +6:47
7. Tom Dumoulin (NED) — +7:48
8. Rigberto Uran (COL) — +8:02
9. Adam Yates (GBR) — +9:25
10. Damiano Caruso (ITA) — +14:03
13. Richard Carapaz (ECU) — +25:53
15. Sepp Kuss (USA) — +42:20
17. Nairo Quintana (COL) — +1:03:07
29. Thibaut Pinot (FRA) — +1:59:54
36. Julian Alaphilippe (FRA) — +2:19:11
DNF. Egan Bernal (COL)

Sprinters (Green Jersey)
1. Sam Bennett (IRL) — 380 points
2. Peter Sagan (SVK) — 284
3. Matteo Trentin (ITA) — 260
4. Bryan Coquard (FRA) — 181
5. Wout van Aert (BEL) — 174

Climbers (Polka-Dot Jersey)
1. Tadej Pogacar (SLO) — 82 points
2. Richard Carapaz (ECU) — 74
3. Primoz Roglic (SLO) — 67
4. Marc Hirschi (SUI) — 62
5. Miguel Angel Lopez (COL) — 51

Young Rider (White Jersey)
1. Tadej Pogacar (SLO) — 87:20:13
2. Enric Mas (ESP) — +6:07
3. Valentin Madouas (FRA) — +1:42:43
4. Dani Martinez (COL) — +1:55:12
5. Lennard Kamna (GER) — +2:15:39

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Tadej Pogacar, Slovenia win Tour de France for the ages

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A Tour de France that almost didn’t happen ended up among the most exciting in the race’s 117-year history.

Tadej Pogacar, a 21-year-old Slovenian, rode into Paris on Sunday as the first man in more than 60 years to pedal in the yellow jersey for the first time on the final day of a Tour.

Let’s get the achievements out of the way: Pogacar is the first Slovenian to win the Tour, finishing with the other overall leaders behind stage winner Sam Bennett on the Champs-Elysees.

“Even if I would come second or last, it wouldn’t matter, it would be still nice to be here,” Pogacar said. “This is just the top of the top. I cannot describe this feeling with the words.”

He is the second-youngest winner in race history, after Henri Cornet in 1904. (Cornet won after the first four finishers were disqualified for unspecified cheating. The 19-year-old Frenchman rode 21 miles with a flat tire during the last stage after spectators reportedly threw nails on the road.)

Pogacar is the first man to win a Tour in his debut since Frenchman Laurent Fignon in 1983.

And he’s part of a historic one-two for Slovenia, a nation with the population of Houston.

Countryman Primoz Roglic, who wore the yellow jersey for nearly two weeks before ceding it after Saturday’s epic time trial, embraced Pogacar after a tearful defeat Saturday and again during Sunday’s stage.

Tasmanian Richie Porte, who moved from fourth place to third on Saturday, made his first Tour podium in his 10th start, a record according to ProCyclingStats.com. The age range on the Paris gloaming podium — more than 13 years — is reportedly the largest in Tour history.

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Three men on a Tour de France podium in the shadow of the Arc de Triomphe, each for the first time. Hasn’t been done since 2007, arguably the first Tour of a new era.

This Tour feels similarly guard-changing.

It barely got off, delayed two months by the coronavirus pandemic. Two days before the start, France’s prime minister said the virus was “gaining ground” in the nation and announced new “red zones” in the country, including parts of the Tour route.

Testing protocols meant that if any team had two members (cyclists or staff) test positive before the start or on either rest day, the whole team would be thrown out.

It never came to that. Yet the Tour finishes without 2019 champion, Colombian Egan Bernal, who last year became the first South American winner and, at the time, the youngest in more than 100 years.

Bernal abandoned last Wednesday after struggling in the mountains. His standings plummet signaled the end, at least for now, of the Ineos Grenadiers dynasty after five straight Tour titles dating to Chris Froome and the Team Sky days.

Jumbo-Visma became the new dominant team. The leader Roglic was ushered up climbs by several Jumbo men, including Sepp Kuss, the most promising American male cyclist in several years.

What a story Roglic was shaping up to be. A junior champion ski jumper, he was concussed in a training crash on the eve of what would have been his World Cup debut in 2007. Roglic never made it to the World Cup before quitting and taking up cycling years later.

As Roglic recovered from that spill in Planica, Pogacar had his sights on the Rog Ljubljana cycling club about 60 miles east. Little Tadej wanted to follow older brother Tilen into bike racing, but the club didn’t have a bike small enough.

The following spring, they found one. Pogacar was off and pedaling. In 2018, at age 18, he was offered a contract and then signed with UAE Team Emirates, his first World Tour team. The next year, Pogacar finished third at the Vuelta a Espana won by Roglic, becoming the youngest Grand Tour podium finisher since 1974.

Pogacar was initially slated to support another rider, Fabio Aru, for UAE Emirates at this year’s Tour. But his continued ascent propelled him into a team leader role.

Bernal and Roglic entered the Tour as co-favorites. After that, Pogacar was among a group of podium contenders but perhaps with the highest ceiling.

He stayed with the favorites for much of the Tour, save losing 81 seconds on the seventh stage, caught on the wrong end of a split after a crash in front of him.

“I’m not worried,” Pogacar said that day. “We will try another day.”

The next day, actually. He reeled back half of the lost time, putting him within striking distance of Roglic going into Saturday’s 22-mile time trial, the so-called “race of truth.”

Pogacar put in a performance in the time trial that reminded of Greg LeMond‘s epic finale in 1989. Pogacar won the stage by 81 seconds, greater than the margin separating second place from eighth place. Roglic was a disappointing fifth on the day, but he could have finished second and still lost all of his 57-second lead to Pogacar.

Pogacar turns 22 on Monday, but that might not add much to the celebration.

“Sorry,” he said, “but I’m not really a fan of my birthdays.”

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