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CANADAMy name is Stamkos. Steven Stamkos.
RUSSIATaking care of Bryz-ness
CZECH REPUBLICJagr and friends feast on Danish pastry
SWEDENWings and Canucks not required (thank you, Linus)
FINLANDWhen the going gets tough, the PP gets going
UNITED STATESUSA! USA! More fun to coach than San Jose!
SWITZERLANDHuet is tough to score on--oh, wait, that wasn't Huet?
SLOVAKIAEverybody owes Lubos Bartecko a dinner
LATVIAWe thought Jack Johnson was a Hawaiian singer-songwriter
GERMANYPut Erich K├╝hnhackl in
DENMARKWorld leader in wind power--blown out by the Czechs
BELARUSAt least the Canadian Parliament left Doan alone, or it would have been 9-1
HUNGARYOur secret weapons: Levente Szuper, and pre-game goulash
NORWAYPenalties are like zombies--kill them or they will kill you
FRANCEIf Johnny Hallyday had performed instead of Krokus, we would have won
AUSTRIAIn other news, Bruno hits theatres on July 10