With 21 days to the 2022 Winter Olympics, Eric Staal is resuming his hockey career on a professional tryout with the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League. The plan is to shake off any rust and prove to the Team Canada brass that he belongs on the team that will challenge for gold in Beijing.
With the Olympic roster having been announced on Tuesday, here's a look at Canada's women's hockey team's 23 athletes who will vie for gold in Beijing.
Canadian national women's hockey head coach Troy Ryan has made his final cuts for next month's Beijing Olympics as Hockey Canada set to announce its player roster of 23 today at 4 p.m. ET. The team is expected to be led by captain and two-time Winter Games champion Marie-Philip Poulin.