The brackets have been set and Men’s Olympic Hockey is ready to resume on Tuesday. Group winners, USA, Canada, Sweden, and “wildcard” Finland all advance to the Quarterfinals while the remaining 8 teams battle it out for a chance to meet them there.
Playing on Tuesday in the Qualification Playoffs will be 5 seeded Russia, 6 seeded Switzerland, and 7 seeded Czech Republic. All three teams are expected to advance and offer legitimate challenges in the Quarterfinals.
Because of the obvious time zone delta between the US and Russia, not all games will be broadcast live but in most cases, live options will be available. Hockey games will air on NBC, MSNBC, USA, and NBCSN.
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Qualification Playoff Schedule
Tuesday February 18th
Austria vs Slovenia
2:00 am CST NBCSN
Winner faces Sweden in Quarter Finals
Russia vs Norway
6:30 am CST USA Network
Winner faces Finland in Quarterfinals
Czech Republic vs Slovakia
11:00 am CST NBCSN
Winner faces USA in Quarterfinals
Switzerland vs Latvia
11:00 am CST MSNBC
Winner faces Canada in Quarterfinals
Quarterfinals begin Wednesday February 19th.
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