The Canadian players celebrate a goal in their opening-day win against Croatia. Photo: Rene Miko
BRATISLAVA – Defending champion Canada opened the 2017 IIHF Inline Hockey World Championship with a 6-1 win against Croatia, the promoted team that plays in the top division for the first time. Canada outshot Croatia 25-11.
Top Division: Canada – Croatia 6-1 (3-0, 1-0, 0-1,...
Hoping to repeat 2008
Slovak coach Antal talks before Inline Hockey Worlds[more]
Slovakia will host the IIHF Inline Hockey World Championship in Bratislava for the first time since 2008. Photo: Jakub Sukup
BRATISLAVA – The Slovak national inline hockey team is ready for today’s start of the 2017 IIHF Inline Hockey World Championship in Bratislava. The team from the host country...
More than half of the European players came from Sweden and Finland. Pictured are early picks Lias Andersson (SWE, 7th, NY Rangers) and Miro Heiskanen (FIN, 3rd, Dallas). Photo: Francois Laplante / HHOF-IIHF Images
Over the last two days some 217 young men who hope to play in the NHL one day were assigned their teams through the Entry Draft. Europeans accounted for nearly 42 per cent of that...