While much of the North American focus is on Canada and the United States, there are a number of dynamic NHL stars from other countries to watch at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Many of these players will play starring roles in Sochi, Russia. Some will have expanded roles for their respective countries. Many of them are fulfilling lifelong dreams of representing their country on the international stage.
We'll take a look at 25 of the top non-North American NHL stars, their projected roles and why they are deserving of extra attention in February.
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