Reborn Champions Hockey League starts Thursday[more]
The Champions Hockey League puck was at many places during its summer campaign. On 21st August it will finally hit the ice when the first 15 games of the 44-team competition will be played. Photo: Champions Hockey League
ZURICH – After two years of planning the new Champions Hockey League kicks off with 15 games on Thursday. 44 clubs from 12 European countries participate in the new competition.
It’s a rebirth in a different format and structure of the Champions Hockey League that was initially...
Worlds schedule released
Czechs prepare for hockey festival in Prague and Ostrava[more]
The O2 Arena in Prague will host an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship for the second time. It was built shortly before the 2004 Worlds. Photo: Mikko Jarvinen / Europhoto
The game schedule for the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship to be hosted by Prague and Ostrava from May 1-17, 2015 was released on Tuesday, August...
Against Czechs Canada claims 7th straight Ivan Hlinka[more]
The Canadian U18 national team celebrates after winning the 2014 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup. Photo: Werner Krainbucher
BRECLAV, Czech Republic – Ten years to the day of Ivan Hlinka’s tragic death, Canada defeated the Czech Republic 6-2 to win its seventh-straight title at the tournament named for...
New venue for World Championship Division I Group A[more]
The 2014 IIHF Semi-Annual Congress will decide about a new venue for the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A. Another candidate is Poland with the pictured bid. Photo: Martin Merk
ZURICH/KYIV – The Ice Hockey Federation of Ukraine has withdrawn its bid for hosting the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A. The new venue will be...
Florian Gheorghe passed away
Was national player, coach and president in Romania[more]
BUCHAREST – Florian Gheorghe passed away. The President of the Romanian Ice...