World Cup of Hockey 2016 rosters to be announced March 2

On March 2, all eight teams competing in the 2016 World Cup of Hockey will announce their initial rosters of at least 16 players.

Mike Babcock will coach Team Canada

The World Cup of Hockey 2016 rosters will be announced on Wednesday, Mar. 2, including Team Canada and Team North America. (Matt Kincaid/Getty Images)

On March 2, all eight teams competing in the 2016 World Cup of Hockey will announce their initial rosters of at least 16 players.

The eight teams — Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, Russia, Sweden, United States, Europe and North America — are set to compete in an NHL sanctioned tournament to determind international hockey supremacy. 

These are the release times for each team:

  • Russia, 2 a.m. ET
  • Finland, 4 a.m. ET
  • Czech Republic, 11 a.m. ET
  • Sweden, 12:30 p.m. ET
  • Europe, 4:30 p.m. ET
  • North America, 5:15 p.m. ET
  • Canada, 6:05 p.m. ET
  • United States, 6:45 p.m. ET

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