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Alex Ovechkin: Players shouldn't be forced to choose between NHL and Olympics

CBS Sports Friday, 15 September 2017 ()
The longtime Olympics enthusiast and Capitals standout releases a statement on the 2018 Games
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News video: Don't expect to see hockey at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Don't expect to see hockey at the 2018 Winter Olympics 00:52

The NHL pulled the plug on the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea after sending players for the past five Games. Why won't you be seeing players like Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby? It all comes down to funding the players insurance costs, which the International Olympic Committee...

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