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Bettman: Decision still years away

Updated: December 1, 2009, 6:48 PM ET
Reuters

NEW YORK -- The NHL will not decide for several years if it will allow its players to participate in the 2014 Sochi Olympics, commissioner Gary Bettman said Tuesday.

At that time, the league and the players' association will decide whether playing on the "world's biggest sporting platform" outweighs the disruption of shutting the NHL season down for two weeks, Bettman said.

NHL players will participate in the Vancouver Games in February but the wavering about Sochi has angered some ...

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