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First organized game was played 140 years ago in Montreal[more]

 
The Victoria Skating Rink in Montreal was the place where the first organized ice hockey game was played on 3rd March 1875. Photo: IIHF Archive
Exactly 140 years ago, on 3rd March 1875, the first organized ice hockey game was played in Montreal at the Victoria Skating Rink.

McGill defeated Victoria 2-1 in that game that the IIHF in 2002 formally recognized as the first organized ice hockey game played between two teams with a... [more]

Korean writes history

Kisung Kim named Asia League MVP, Ueno top scorer[more]

Korean forward Kisung Kim during the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A on home ice in Goyang. Photo: Soohan Kim
Korean national team forward Kisung Kim was named Most Valuable Player of the Asia League. The 29-year-old played his best season ever switching from winger to centre and became... [more]

Jokerit revels in KHL challenge

Helsinki’s contender starts its first Gagarin Cup playoff[more]

Jokerit Helsinki’s American forward Steve Moses is the Kontinental Hockey League’s top goal scorer. Photo: Vitali Belousov / RIA Novosti
HELSINKI – Jokerit Helsinki’s first season in the KHL has been a success – Erkka Westerlund’s team acquitted itself well in the regular season, finishing fourth in the Western... [more]

Challenge Cup in Taipei

Schedule online, 12 days to go[more]

The IIHF Ice Hockey Challenge Cup of Asia in the men’s category will be played in Taipei City for the first time in five years. Photo: Fion Hsu
ZURICH – The IIHF Ice Hockey Challenge Cup of Asia will take place in Taipei City, Chinese Taipei, this year. The schedule of the five-team tournament is now online.
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New job for Busch

Former player becomes German women’s hockey appointee[more]

MUNICH – Former German women’s national team player Franziska Busch was named... [more]

Sundin, hometown hero

Big Swede honoured at home; holds camp for immigrant kids[more]

SOLLENTUNA, Sweden – About 35 years ago, a fair-haired boy got off bus 520 at... [more]

Eindhoven welcomes the world

Website launched for World Championship Division I Group B[more]

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands – From 13-19 April, Eindhoven will host the 2015 IIHF... [more]

Breaking new ground

Hockey in Hungary's second city on the rise[more]

DEBRECEN, Hungary - Waking up from its slumber, Debrecen aims to act as a... [more]

 

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