Women’s Olympic Hockey Preliminaries – Group B
Germany vs. Sweden – 14:00 Sochi time / 5:00am EST
- Referee: Aina Hove (Norway)
- Linesmen: Stephanie Gagnon (Canada), Michaela Kudelova (Slovakia)
Russia vs. Japan – 19:00 Sochi time / 10:00am EST
- Referee: Nicole Hertrich (Germany)
- Linesmen: Denise Caughey (Canada), Alicia Hanrahan (USA)
Unlike the two-referee system used by the NHL and Men’s Olympic Hockey, women’s hockey uses just one referee and two linesmen.