Stephane Robidas

Hossa heads Slovak Olympic team

Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa will lead Slovakia at February's Vancouver Olympics.

Hossa is one of 12 NHL players on the 23-player roster announced Tuesday. Also headlining the team are Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara and Rangers forward Marian Gaborik, who is tied for the NHL lead in goals, as well as former Sabres star Miroslav Satan.

•Stars defenseman Stephane Robidas played Tuesday night against the Blackhawks wearing a cage to protect his face after undergoing surgery Monday to move a cheek bone that was pressing against the muscle and nerves in part of his head.

Robidas, 32, suffered the injury when he was hit in the face by a puck during Sunday's...

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