Can Olympic hockey survive without the NHL?

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Can Olympic hockey survive without the NHL?
  • Language: eng
  • Published: 8 Feb 2018
  • Duration: 37:56

International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel discusses the decision of the National Hockey League to not pause its season to allow its players to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics. He also talks about the future of the sport and his interesting career path that has included stints as a dentist and a hockey referee.