Austria looks for fresh start after sour note in Sochi[more]
Manny Viveiros hopes to bring Austria back to the elite nations after Olympic Winter Games with mixed feelings. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
GOYANG – It was labelled the “game of the century” for the Austrian national team, but the playoff qualification game in Sochi to Division I rival Slovenia ended in a 4-0 whimper. Instead of reaching the quarter-finals at the Olympics and the first top-8 placement in 20 years, the team had to...
Latvian U18 back
Baltic country succeeds at Mediterranean Sea[more]
The Latvian U18 national team players stand together for the national anthem after winning a game in Nice. Photo: Patrick Giaume
NICE, France – Already before the last day undefeated Latvia cannot be overtaken anymore and is known as the winner of the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship Division I...
Canada names 20 players
Third World Championship for Chimera, Methot[more]
Jason Chimera will play his third IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship after winning gold in 2007 and silver in 2008. Photo: Jani Rajamaki / HHOF-IIHF Images
CALGARY – Rob Blake, general manager of Canada’s National Men’s Team, announced Thursday, in collaboration with Hockey Canada, a first group of 20 players for the 2014 IIHF Ice...
U18: USA downed 4-2, Russia edges Slovaks in OT[more]
Rock-solid defence and an opportunistic offence won the day for the Swiss. Photo: Richard Wolowicz / HHOF-IIHF Images
LAPPEENRANTA – Switzerland got the party started in a big way at the 2014 IIHF U18 World...