Hockey Canada has selected no fewer than 13 players from the KHL for Olympic duty. The hockey tournament at the 2018 Winter Olympics runs from the 14th to the 25th of February, and the Canadians will face the Czech Republic, Switzerland and hosts South Korea in the group stage.
The full roster is as follows:
Defense: Stefan Elliott, HV71 (SHL); Charles Genoway, Lada; Cody Goloubef, Stockton (AHL); Marc-Andre Gragnani, Dinamo Minsk; Chris Lee, Metallurg Magnitogorsk; Maxim Noreau, SC Bern (NLA); Mat Robinson, CSKA; Karl Stollery, Dinamo Riga;
Forwards: Rene Bourque, Djurgardens IF (SHL); Gilbert Brule, Kunlun Red Star; Andrew Ebbett, SC Bern (NLA); Quinton Howden, Dinamo Minsk; Chris Kelly, Belleville (AHL); Rob Klinkhammer, Ak Bars; Brandon Kozun, Lokomotiv; Maxim Lapierre, HC Lugano (NLA), Eric O’Dell, HC Sochi; Mason Raymond, SC Bern (NLA); Derek Roy, Linkoping HC (SHL); Christian Thomas, Wilkes-Barre (AHL); Wojtek Wolski, Metallurg Magnitogorsk; Linden Vey, Barys.