Russia's first World Championship title for 15 years keeps home-ice curse alive.[more]
Russia captain Alexei Morozov is hoisting the World Championship trophy. Photo: IIHF/HHoF/Matthew Manor
QUEBEC CITY – Ilya Kovalchuk’s goal at 2:42 of overtime broke a 4-4 tie and gave Russia an historic gold medal today at the Colisée in one of the most anticipated finals games in many years. Kovalchuk also scored the tying goal with five minutes left in the third period.
Canada's Dany Heatley celebrated the 4-2 goal against Russia but couldn't win gold. Photo: IIHF/HHoF/Jukka Rautio
QUEBEC CITY – The Directorate of the 2008 IIHF World Championship has selected Canada’s Dany Heatley as the best forward and the most valuable player of the tournament. The...
IIHF Centennial All-Star Team
Four Russians, one Swede and one Canadian make the cut[more]
From left: Alexander Kharlamov (son of Valeri Kharlamov), Vladislav Tretiak, Vyacheslav Fetisov, Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper, Borje Salming, Edmonton Oilers GM Kevin Lowe (on behalf of Wayne Gretzky), Igor Larionov (on behalf of Sergei Makarov), IIHF President René Fasel. Photo: IIHF/HHoF/Jukka Rautio
QUEBEC CITY – At a gala evening at the Quebec City Convention Centre on Saturday, the IIHF announced its Centennial All-Star Team, featuring the six most successful players in the...