Canadian forward Jonathan Drouin is among the players from last year’s World Juniors who will battle for a spot on the roster in next winter’s tournament in Toronto and Montreal. Photo: Francois Laplante / HHOF-IIHF Images
With less than five months to go until the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship in Toronto and Montreal, the ten participating nations meet in summer camps.
Former Russian national coach moves to women’s hockey[more]
Vladimir Plyushev coached the Russian U20 national team at the 2010 IIHF World Junior Championship in Canada. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
NIZHNI NOVGOROD, Russia – SKIF Nizhni Novgorod, the defending champion of the Russian women’s hockey league and one of the favourites in the 2015 IIHF European Women’s Champions...
Abdelkader, Antropov suspended
Sanctioned for checks to the head and neck area[more]
USA’s Justin Abdelkader and Kazakh player Nikolai Antropov will be suspended for the first games of their teams in the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship program. Photos: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
ZURICH – The IIHF Disciplinary Committee recently dealt with several cases from the past championship season. Among the suspended players are Justin Abdelkader and Nikolai...
Johnston to Abu Dhabi
Top British female ref gets key position in Emirates[more]
Joy Johnston recently worked as a referee instructor at the 2014 IIHF Hockey Development Camp – an experience that will help in her new job in the United Arab Emirates. Photo: Martin Merk
Joy Johnston (née Tottman), who was the referee of the 2014 Olympic women’s ice hockey tournament’s gold medal game in Sochi, has been appointed chief referee and game official...