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Japan’s Akimoto scores upset against Slovenia[more]

Daisuke Obara, who scored the 1-1 goal, tries to defeat Slovenian goalkeeper Andrej Hocevar. Photo: Kim Soohan
GOYANG – Japan defeated Slovenia 2-1 to earn its first victory ever against this opponent. Slovenia had previously held a 5W-1T record against the Asians. Austria beat Ukraine 3-2 in overtime in the early game.

Japan vs. Slovenia 2-1 (0-0, 0-1, 2-0)

The game-winning... [more]

Oilers a dynasty... in Norway

Stavanger wins third in a row, joins CHL[more]

The Stavanger Oilers celebrate their title hat trick in front of a growing hockey community in their city. Photo: Lars Kristian Aalgaard
STAVANGER, Norway – The way the Stavanger Oilers keep racking up the Norwegian titles, they might consider changing their name of the city to Stavangest. Three Norwegian... [more]

Ready for the next step?

Playing in neighbourhood can be chance for Japan[more]

Japan celebrates a goal in one of its biggest wins in recent years after defeating Austria in 2012. Photo: Samo Vidic
For the first time in six years the Japanese men’s national team can play a Division I event in its region. But can it also succeed in Korea?

Since losing its status... [more]

Russian comeback falls short

U18: Swedes take shootout, Finns edge Swiss[more]

Imatra Arena Imatra  FinlandRussia came close to pulling off a remarkable comeback but couldn't beat the Swedes in the shootout. Photo: Jana Chytilova / HHOF-IIHF Images

IMATRA – Sweden survived a furious third period rally by the Russians to win in overtime... [more]

USA shuts down Czechs

U18: Goaltender Nedeljkovic perfect in second game[more]

LAPPEENRANTA – After falling 4-2 to Switzerland in the opening game, the United... [more]

Team USA adds three

McDonald, Miele and Murphy go to Worlds[more]

COLORADO SPRINGS, USA – Forwards Colin McDonald (New York Islanders) and Andy... [more]

Olli Rising

Why one NHL expert believes Maatta is incomparable[more]

The ever-increasing accolades used to describe Olli Maatta make the rookie... [more]

No surprises on Day 2

U18: Slovaks defeat Germany, Czechs smash Danes[more]




Danish player suspended

Coaches’ Conference

Rebooting the eagle

Latvian U18 back

Canada names 20 players

Sweden falls to Canada

Swiss stunner

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