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The Hockey News Podcast: 2022 Men's Olympic Tournament Preview

Ryan Kennedy and Matt Larkin preview each group, pick a gold-medal favorite and more in this look at the men's Olympic hockey tournament.

This week on The Hockey News Podcast, with senior writers Ryan Kennedy and Matt Larkin:

We preview the 2022 men's Olympic hockey tournament in Beijing.

- Breaking down every team in Group A, B and C: likes, dislikes and overall outlook

- Predicting the gold-medal matchup

- Listener questions, including: what changes would we make to the World Cup of Hockey format?

And more!



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