Neighbouring clash: The last time Switzerland and Germany faced off against each other at the Olympics was in Turin 2006, pictured Germany’s Marcel Goc against Switzerland’s Thomas Ziegler. Photo: Jani Rajamaki / Europhoto
The preliminary round is over. Sweden, the Czech Republic, the Olympic Athletes from Russia and Canada earn a quarter-final bye.
The teams ranked 5th to 12th remain in medal contention but will have to play a qualification playoff game on Tuesday to determine the last four...
Zackrisson gets the bye
Sweden's 3-1 win over Finland earns top spot[more]
Sweden's Anton Lander #58 pulls the puck away from Finland's Miro Heiskanen #42 during preliminary round action at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. (Photo by Matt Zambonin/HHOF-IIHF Images)
Patrik Zackrisson's goal midway through the third broke a 1-1 tie and gave Tre Kronor a key victory over Finland.
Zackrisson made a diving stab at a loose puck at 8:53...
Canadians blank Korea
Canada makes quarter-finals on Poulin's shutout[more]
Canada's Eric O'Dell #22 celebrates with Maxim Lapierre #40, Andrew Ebbett #19 and Maxim Noreau #56 after scoring a second period goal against Korea during preliminary round action at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/HHOF-IIHF Images)
Host Korea played with heart, but just couldn’t find the range against Canada in a 4-0 loss on Sunday. Canada moves on to the quarter-finals.
The details behind the ambitious peace project[more]
The players and staff pose for a White Card photo together with IIHF President René Fasel, IIHF Life Member Beate Grupp and Joel Bouzou, the President of the Peace and Sport initiative. Photo: Andrea Cardin / HHOF-IIHF Images
Reuniting a divided peninsula isn’t easy. Unifying its hockey players to work together on the ice, however, is a great step toward a peaceful direction.