Ehlers has big expectations
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Danish U20 star flying in pre-WJC play[more]

Nikolaj Ehlers was chosen ninth overall by the Winnipeg Jets in the 2014 NHL Draft and will drive Denmark's World Junior offence in Toronto. Photo: Mirek Ring
You can’t take your eyes off Nikolaj Ehlers for a second. Just ask the defenders who’ve tried to contain the swift Dane at this week’s World Junior A Challenge.

Denmark has sent its national U20 team to the annual tournament in Kindersley, Saskatchewan for a tune-up prior to the... [more]

Record Book out

Get the 2015 online and at World Juniors[more]

The 2015 IIHF Guide & Record Book is out now.
ZURICH – The 2015 IIHF Guide & Record Book is out now. Get your book in Canada during the World Juniors or online on or Amazon. [more]

Quirky facts from 1978

Could Gretzky have jumped to Sweden?[more]

Wayne Gretzky (left) was slightly built in 1978, but the 16-year-old was more than slightly better than his foes, leading the World Juniors in scoring with 17 points. Photo: Doug Ball / Canadian Press
Although Montreal is arguably the world’s mecca of hockey, it hasn’t hosted the World Juniors since 1978. That year, some funny things were said and done.

Of course,... [more]

Vokoun quits

Czech world champion retires due to blood clots[more]

One of Tomas Vokoun's career highlights was winning his second World Championship with the Czech Republic in 2010. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
PRAGUE – Former Czech national team goalie Tomas Vokoun has to end his career due to blood clots. “It’s final. There’s no reason to wait,” he told Czech newspaper Sport on Monday.... [more]

Jarkko Ruutu retires

He hit, he scored, he medalled in 19-year career[more]

HELSINKI – Former Finnish national team player Jarkko Ruutu decided to hang up... [more]

British juniors climb up

Key victories over Korea, Lithuania lead to first place[more]

TALLINN – One year after being relegated due to using an ineligible player,... [more]

Match-fixers beware

IIHF, Sportradar partner up to prevent betting fraud[more]

ZURICH – The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has today... [more]

Tikhonov’s triumphs: Part 2

CSKA bench boss dominated through 1992[more]

In the second part of this two-part retrospective, we commemorate the late... [more]



German juniors named

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