Sweden’s southern city prepares to host World Juniors
The World Juniors in Malmö could likely draw many fans from not only Sweden but Denmark as well. Photo: Malmö Tourism
MALMÖ, Sweden – Gunnar Svensson has done it all in hockey. Before becoming an agent in 1996, he was a player, coach, and a general manager. He presents us his hometown Malmö, the host of the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Australian Nathan Walker travels the world to fulfil his NHL dream
Nathan Walker with the Hershey Bears (AHL) and with the Australian national team at the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group B against Poland. Photos: Gerry Cantlon, Mirek Ring
BRIDGEPORT, USA – Nathan Walker, who played for Czech club Vitkovice until last season, hopes to become the first Australian NHL player. After exhibition games with the Washington Capitals he currently competes for the AHL affiliate Hershey Bears.