They run your goalies or rub success in your face.
The most polarizing players at the Sochi Games Winter Olympic hockey tournament have honed their craft in the NHL, won and lost fans based on their behavior on and off the ice. You love them or hate them, and there's often no middle ground.
They may not all be villains, but they are people who you cheer for, root against or just can't believe they even made the cut. Here's our list of the most interesting of the bunch.