With one final flick, Sidney Crosby's 2010 overtime goal Luke Joeckel Jersey won Canada the gold medal and elicited national pride to the host country.But will it stand as the last goal scored by an NHL player in the Olympics?The nasty labour dispute long settled, the NHL can now focus on another lingering i sue that needs a quick resolution. The NHL and NHL Players' A sociation have yet to agree with the IOC and the International Ice Hockey Federation to participate in the 2014 Sochi Olympics.With the opening ceremony set for Feb. 7, 2014, the countdown clock for the first faceoff is ticking.The 2014 Games, which run through Feb. 23, will feature more than 3,000 athletes. Players like Crosby, New York's Rick Nash, Carolina's Eric Staal, Chicago's Patrick Kane and so many other All-Stars would love another shot at putting on the Olympic Cortez Kennedy Jersey sweater for their home country.Vancouver Canucks goalie Cory Schneider, a likely Team USA candidate, is one of the hopefuls that said the NHL should play again in 2014."I Arthur Brown Jersey think the fans want to see that," he said. "I think the players realistically would want to go do that. It's a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and I think we'd all be in favour of it."The NHL has participated in every Olympics since the Nagano Games in 1998. All sides were set to meet Thursday and Friday in Shaquill Griffin Jersey New York as they work toward a deal that would ensure the world's best players would again be showcased on sport's grandest stage.The idea that the Olympics would be held in Ru sia, home of the KHL, with the NHL frozen out seems tough to imagine. After all, some of the league's top players are from Ru sia or have ties to the KHL.But there could be some stumbling blocks toward a deal.