The much-anticipated naming of Team Canada's 2010 Olympic roster took place Wednesday in Saskatoon.
"This is the day that every Canadian has been waiting for," declared Hockey Canada president Bob Nicholson.
Indeed, there was plenty of debateleading up to the selection of Team Canada and there will certainly be more analysis in the coming weeks.
"We spent hours and hours debating these decisions," said Team Canada executive director Steve Yzerman.
Below is the complete Team Canada roster.
|Goaltender ||Martin Brodeur ||Montreal, Quebec |
|Goaltender ||Marc-Andre Fleury ||Sorel, Quebec |
|Goaltender ||Roberto Luongo ||Montreal Quebec |
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|Defence ||Dan Boyle ||Ottawa, Ontario |
|Defence ||Drew Doughty ||London, Ontario |
|Defence ||Duncan Keith ||Penticton, BC |
|Defence ||Scott Neidermayer ||Cranbrook, BC |
|Defence ||Chris Pronger ||Dryden, Ontario |
|Defence ||Brent Seabrook ||Richmond, BC |
|Defence ||Shea Weber ||Sicamous, BC |
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|Forward ||Patrice Bergeron ||L'Ancienne-Lorette, Quebec |
|Forward ||Sidney Crosby ||Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia |
|Forward ||Ryan Getzlaf ||Regina, Saskatchewan |
|Forward ||Dany Heatly ||Calgary, Alberta |
|Forward ||Jarome Iginla ||St. Albert, Alberta |
|Forward ||Patrick Marleau ||Aneroid, Saskatchewan |
|Forward ||Brendan Morrow ||Carlyle, Saskatchewan |
|Forward ||Rick Nash ||Brampton, Ontario |
|Forward ||Corey Perry ||London, Ontario |
|Forward ||Mike Richards ||Kenora, Ontario |
|Forward ||Eric Staal ||Thunder Bay, Ontario |
|Forward ||Joe Thornton ||St. Thomas, Ontario |
|Forward ||Jonathan Toews ||Winnipeg, Manitoba |