Swedes edge Swiss in shootout for second straight title[more]
Swedish captain Mikael Backlund celebrates with the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship trophy following a 3-2 shootout win over team Switzerland in the gold medal game. Photo: Matt Zambonin / HHOF-IIHF Images
Filip Forsberg's shootout goal lifted Sweden to a 3-2 win over Switzerland and a second straight IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship gold medal in Copenhagen on Sunday.
Forsberg coolly shot low to the glove side to beat Swiss goalie Leonardo Genoni. Oliver Ekman-Larsson also scored...
Sweden on top in final Power Rankings of 2018[more]
The Swedes didn’t lose a single IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game in Copenhagen, and finish atop our Power Rankings after defending their world title. Photo: Matt Zambonin / HHOF-IIHF Images
In our final Power Rankings of 2018, Sweden stays on top after winning its second straight gold medal. The plucky Swiss come second, while the United States is third. See you next...