Team Europe’s semi-final hero, captain Kopitar speak[more]
Team Europe captain Anze Kopitar celebrates with Tomas Tatar, who scored two goals in the semi-final against Sweden including the OT winner. Photo: Bruce Bennett / Getty Images
Tomas Tatar wasn’t interested in discussing where his overtime winner for Team Europe ranks in his hockey career, but his second goal at the World Cup of Hockey on Sunday has the unlikely Cinderella story of the European squad in the final against Canada.
Team Europe forward Pierre-Eduard Bellemare has good memories against Canada. He scored the game winner in France’s shootout victory against Canada at the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Photo: Minas Panagiotakis / HHOF-IIHF Images
Canada once had so little regard for the outsider European hockey nations that it would dress the minimum of 17 players against them in the preliminary round of the World...
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IIHF Worlds day tickets now available – already heavy demand[more]
Germany and France will co-host the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Cologne and Paris. Photo: Xavier Laine / FFHG
Day Tickets for the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship are available now and wires are already buzzing. Booking of hotels and train journeys are now also possible on [more]