Eight-team competition set for September 2016 in Toronto[more]
Canadian forward Vincent Lecavalier attempts to score on Czech goalie Tomas Vokoun during the 2004 World Cup of Hockey. Photo: Jeff Vinnick / Getty Images
The World Cup of Hockey will return in September 2016 in Toronto, Canada when eight teams, comprised of the world’s best hockey players, compete for a best-on-best international hockey championship, the National Hockey League (NHL®) and National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) announced...
From foes to friends
100-year-old link between New Zealand and Turkey[more]
Ice hockey is the sport New Zealand and Turkey meet most often like on Saturday at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division III in Dunedin. Photo: Mason Osborne
DUNEDIN, New Zealand – The Dunedin Ice Stadium was the battle ground between Turkey and New Zealand this week at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship Division III. [more]
A rose by any other name
Chengde is giving big boost to Chinese ice hockey[more]
Hao Wu celebrates China’s 9-0 goal against South Africa with Peng Huang ready on the left side. Photo: Brian Treanor
DUNEDIN, New Zealand – A name change may be the catalyst that lifts Chinese ice hockey into the Olympic frame by 2022.
The Chinese government wants to lift the...