Ice Hockey At the 1984 Winter Olympics
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Ice Hockey At the 1984 Winter Olympics
Ice hockey at the 1984 Winter Olympics
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Tournament details
Host country Yugoslavia
Dates7-19 February
Teams12
Venue(s)Olympic Hall Zetra, Skenderija Olympic Hall (in 1 host city)
Final positions
 Soviet Union
 Czechoslovakia
 Sweden
Fourth place Canada
Tournament statistics
Matches played36
Goals scored305 (8.47 per match)
Scoring leader(s)Germany Erich Kuhnhackl 14 points
1980
1988

The men's ice hockey tournament at the 1984 Winter Olympics in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia, was the 15th Olympic Championship. The Soviet Union won its sixth gold medal. Games were held mostly in the arena portion of the Olympic Hall Zetra, with some played in the arena portion of the Skenderija Olympic Hall.[1]

The IIHF did not run a championship in Olympic years at this time. Nations that did not participate in the Sarejevo Olympics were invited to compete in the Thayer Tutt Trophy.

Medalists

Source:

  • Gold - "Team members USSR". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved .
  • Silver - "Team members CZECHOSLOVAKIA". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved .
  • Bronze - "Team members SWEDEN". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved .

Qualification

The final standings of the 1983 championships were used to establish qualification. All pool 'A' teams were included however the German Democratic Republic declined to send a team. The host Yugoslavians as well as the top pool 'B' teams were added. A play-off between the fourth placed pool 'B' team and the pool 'C' champion was used to determine the final place at the Olympics.

10 April 1983Norway 10-2 NetherlandsWest Germany

The Norwegian team proceeded to compete at the Olympics.

First round

Group A

Top two teams (shaded ones) advanced to the medal round.

Team GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Soviet Union 5 5 0 0 42 5 10
 Sweden 5 3 1 1 34 15 7
 West Germany 5 3 1 1 27 17 7
 Poland 5 1 4 0 16 37 2
 Italy 5 1 4 0 15 31 2
 Yugoslavia 5 1 4 0 8 37 2
7 February 1984Sweden 11-3
(2-1, 3-2, 6-0)
 Italy
7 February 1984Soviet Union 12-1
(3-1, 4-0, 5-0)
 Poland
7 February 1984West Germany 8-1
(1-1, 4-0, 3-0)
 Yugoslavia
9 February 1984Soviet Union 5-1
(4-0, 1-1, 0-0)
 Italy
9 February 1984Poland 5-8
(2-2, 1-3, 2-3)
 West Germany
9 February 1984Yugoslavia 0-11
(0-4, 0-1, 0-6)
 Sweden
11 February 1984Yugoslavia 1-9
(0-4, 1-1, 0-4)
 Soviet Union
11 February 1984Italy 6-1
(0-1, 4-0, 2-0)
 Poland
11 February 1984West Germany 1-1
(1-0, 0-0, 0-1)
 Sweden
13 February 1984West Germany 1-6
(1-4, 0-2, 0-0)
 Soviet Union
13 February 1984Sweden 10-1
(2-1, 7-0, 1-0)
 Poland
13 February 1984Yugoslavia 5-1
(0-0, 2-1, 3-0)
 Italy
15 February 1984Soviet Union 10-1
(5-0, 4-0, 1-1)
 Sweden
15 February 1984Yugoslavia 1-8
(1-2, 0-3, 0-3)
 Poland
15 February 1984West Germany 9-4
(1-0, 5-1, 3-3)
 Italy

Group B

Top two teams (shaded ones) advanced to the medal round.

Team GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Czechoslovakia 5 5 0 0 38 7 10
 Canada 5 4 1 0 24 10 8
 Finland 5 2 2 1 27 19 5
 United States 5 1 2 2 16 17 4
 Austria 5 1 4 0 13 37 2
 Norway 5 0 4 1 15 43 1
7 February 1984United States 2-4
(1-2, 1-1, 0-1)
 Canada
7 February 1984Austria 3-4
(0-1, 1-2, 2-1)
 Finland
7 February 1984Czechoslovakia 10-4
(2-0, 5-2, 3-2)
 Norway
9 February 1984Canada 8-1
(2-0, 4-0, 2-1)
 Austria
9 February 1984Czechoslovakia 4-1
(2-1, 1-0, 1-0)
 United States
9 February 1984Finland 16-2
(5-0, 6-1, 5-1)
 Norway
11 February 1984Austria 0-13
(0-0, 0-6, 0-7)
 Czechoslovakia
11 February 1984Norway 3-3
(1-2, 1-0, 1-1)
 United States
11 February 1984Canada 4-2
(1-0, 0-2, 3-0)
 Finland
13 February 1984Canada 8-1
(2-0, 3-0, 3-1)
 Norway
13 February 1984Finland 2-7
(1-4, 1-1, 0-2)
 Czechoslovakia
13 February 1984United States 7-3
(2-1, 0-1, 5-1)
 Austria
15 February 1984Czechoslovakia 4-0
(1-0, 1-0, 2-0)
 Canada
15 February 1984Finland 3-3
(1-0, 1-2, 1-1)
 United States
15 February 1984Norway 5-6
(1-4, 3-2, 1-0)
 Austria

Final round

The top two teams from each group play the top two teams from the other group once. Head to head results from the preliminary round (Soviet Union defeated Sweden 10-1, Czechoslovakia defeated Canada 4-0) were carried over.

Team GP W L T GF GA Pts
 Soviet Union 3 3 0 0 16 1 6
 Czechoslovakia 3 2 1 0 6 2 4
 Sweden 3 1 2 0 3 12 2
 Canada 3 0 3 0 0 10 0
17 February 1984Soviet Union 4-0
(0-0, 2-0, 2-0)
 Canada
17 February 1984Czechoslovakia 2-0
(0-0, 0-0, 2-0)
 Sweden
19 February 1984Sweden 2-0
(0-0, 1-0, 1-0)
 Canada
19 February 1984Soviet Union 2-0
(1-0, 1-0, 0-0)
 Czechoslovakia

Classification round

Those countries that finished 3rd and 4th in their groups then played a further game to define their classification

5th place game

17 February 1984West Germany 7-4
(1-2, 1-2, 5-0)
 Finland

7th place game

17 February 1984United States 7-4
(2-2, 4-2, 1-0)
 Poland

Statistics

Average age

Team Italy was the oldest team in the tournament, averaging 27 years and 8 months. Team Canada was the youngest team in the tournament, averaging 21 years and 6 months. Gold medalists team USSR averaged 26 years and 1 months. Tournament average was 24 years and 9 months.[2]

Leading scorers

Rk Player GP G A Pts
1 Germany Erich Kühnhackl 6 8 6 14
2 Sweden Peter Gradin 7 9 4 13
3 Soviet Union Nikolai Drozdetsky 7 10 2 12
4 Soviet Union Viacheslav Fetisov 7 3 8 11
5 Finland Petri Skriko 6 6 4 10
6 Finland Raimo Summanen 6 4 6 10
7 Czech Republic Dárius Rusnák 7 4 6 10
7 Czech Republic Vladimír Ri?ka 7 4 6 10
7 Czech Republic Ji?í Hrdina 7 4 6 10
10 Czech Republic Vincent Luká? 7 4 5 9

Final ranking

  1.  Soviet Union
  2.  Czechoslovakia
  3.  Sweden
  4.  Canada
  5.  West Germany
  6.  Finland
  7.  United States
  8.  Poland
  9.  Italy
  10.  Austria
  11.  Yugoslavia
  12.  Norway

References

External links


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