Lou Vairo, a former head coach of the United States’ men’s and U20 national teams, will coach the Italian national team in two weeks. Photo: IIHF Archive
MILAN – The Italian national team will eye for promotion to the top division with some celebrity in the coaching staff. Lou Vairo was named as new head coach for the upcoming tournament and technical coordinator of hockey at the Italian Ice Sports Federation and will be assisted by Ivano Zanatta,...
Building on Olympic momentum
Only female professional league seeks more of the spotlight[more]
Canadian forward Rebecca Johnston (right, against Team USA’s Amanda Kessel) of the Calgary Inferno is the first scoring leader of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League with three goals in two games. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Brenda Andress received a lot of angry e-mails in the weeks following the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.
The anger wasn’t directed at Andress, though. The commissioner of...
Krikunov to coach Belarus
Salt Lake City “wizard” returns to lead national team[more]
The time-out before the sensation is perfect: Vladimir Krikunov and the Belarusian national team in the quarter-final against Sweden in the 2002 Olympic Winter Games. Photo: Gerry Thomas
MINSK – Vladimir Krikunov was named new head coach of the Belarusian national team. He succeeds Glen Hanlon, who left to coach the Swiss national team.