Remembering Tikhonov
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Legendary coach’s record may stay forever[more]

Прага  ЧехияSoviet head coach Viktor Tikhonov at the player bench during the 1985 IIHF World Championship in Prague. Sergei Guneyev / RIA Novosti
MOSCOW – One of international hockey’s most successful coaches of all time, Viktor Tikhonov, died this morning in a hospital in Moscow after long illness. He was 84. The funeral will take place in Moscow on Thursday.

With Tikhonov the international hockey family lost its most decorated... [more]

Argentina goes north

Beats Chile, Hong Kong to return to Inline Hockey Worlds[more]

The Argentine inline hockey national team celebrates a win in the qualification tournament on home soil in Buenos Aires. Photo: Fisu Alvares
BUENOS AIRES – The Argentine inline hockey national team won the Rest of the World Inline Hockey Qualification, earning a return to the IIHF Inline Hockey World Championship... [more]

Eight for four

Continental Cup approaches final stage[more]

Hockey fans from Belfast (pictured: during the last round in Bremerhaven) and seven other clubs have their eyes on the Continental Cup this weekend. Photo: Sven Peter
ZURICH – The revamped Continental Cup approaches the final stretch with the third preliminary round starting today in Ritten, Italy, and Angers, France.

The best two... [more]

Back despite brain surgery

Lemm returns to national team after three years[more]

Romano Lemm played for the Swiss national team for the first time since the 2011 IIHF World Championship after having to take a break due to a tumour. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
MUNICH – Three years ago bad news shocked the Swiss hockey world when national team forward Romano Lemm was diagnosed with a cranial nerve tumour that required surgery.

Rajz passes away

Former Hungarian national player dies during amateur game[more]

Attila Rajz passed away at the age of 38. The former forward of the Hungarian... [more]

Krikunov leaves Belarus

Coach signs with Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk[more]

After a start with three losses Vladimir Krikunov left the Belarusian national... [more]

Selanne closes door

This time, Finnish flash’s decision to retire is final[more]

Teemu Selanne has picked up the golf clubs again and this time he’s not going... [more]

Arctic heat

Hockey breaks ground in Northern Norway[more]

NARVIK – Currently sitting fourth overall in the Norwegian 1st Division... [more]



Hockey high in Himalayas

Andersen is A-OK

Battle in Buenos Aires

Drama in Mozart’s city

Chinese Taipei cheering

Japan earns spot in Malmo

Swedish triumph

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