Why is Jeremy Smith allowed to play for China? Smith gained citizenship in China after playing three years with Kunlun and was deemed eligible to represent the nation internationally. And so, the legend of Shimisi Jieruimi is underway. China needed all the help it could get to avoid being embarrassed on the international stage.
What was the chant at female goalie? The female goalie — who was left in tears last month when hecklers at a game spewed “suck our d–ks” and “she’s a whore” chants at her — has not been named. She plays varsity and JV for the Mars hockey team.
Does Jeremy Smith have dual citizenship? According to some sources, he became a Chinese citizen in order to be eligible to represent the nation at the Olympics. Smith’s teammate Jake Chelios confirmed that he kept his American citizenship, but denied answering whether he naturalized as a Chinese citizen.
Where is China’s goalie from? In fact, most of the Chinese Olympic ice hockey team is from either Canada or the United States. And the team’s goalie, Jeremy Smith grew up in Dearborn, Michigan.