Swiss pioneer steps down
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Aebischer opened door to NHL for his country[more]

David Aebischer makes a glove save during Switzerland’s victory against the Czech Republic in the 2006 Olympic Winter Games. Photo: Jukka Rautio / Europhoto
FRIBOURG, Switzerland – He was the man of the firsts for Switzerland in the National Hockey League as the first NHL player and the first Stanley Cup winner from his country. Now goalkeeper David Aebischer announced the end of his playing career.

Today 14 Swiss have professional... [more]

Marty had a party

Brodeur, one of the greatest, hangs ‘em up[more]

Brodeur is the NHL's all-time leader in wins, games played, and shutouts. Photo: Dave Sandford / HHOF-IIHF Images
Martin Brodeur, affectionately known as Marty to his teammates, retired in St. Louis today after a combined NHL and international career that is second to none. Indeed, after 21... [more]

Radek Dvorak retires

Czech international played 18 NHL seasons[more]

Dvorak hoisted the IIHF World Championship trophy three times in his career. Photo: City Press GmbH
Radek Dvorak has announced his retirement from the National Hockey League (NHL) after 18 seasons.

Dvorak competed in four IIHF World Championships winning gold in... [more]

Get your individual tickets

Second stage of sale to start on 12 February[more]

The O2 Arena in Prague will host an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship for the second time. It was built shortly before the 2004 Worlds. Photo: Mikko Jarvinen / Europhoto
Three months after the start of the ticket sale for the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, the second phase is just about to begin. This will allow fans to buy tickets for... [more]

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