Poland gets Division IA Worlds
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Krakow to host 2015 tournament [more]

Krakow's brand-new arena will be the site of the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Division I Group A. Photo: PIHF
TENERIFE – Krakow, Poland has been confirmed as the new host of the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey Division I Group A World Championship. The re-allocation was made during the 2014 IIHF Semi-Annual Congress, which opened on Thursday on the Spanish island of Tenerife. 

Hockey community growing

Almost 1.8 million registered players worldwide – plus 8.5%[more]

Which are the countries with the highest five-year growth in hockey? Guess from the picture or find out more in our story. Photo: Fatima Al Ali
ZURICH – The number of registered ice hockey players has grown to 1,779,911 according to the International Ice Hockey Federation’s annual Survey of Players that includes 68... [more]

More Europeans to NHL

Cross-Atlantic movement increases; Swedes set record[more]

German forward Leon Draisaitl is Europe’s top NHL prospect from the draft class of 2014. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
ZURICH – 62 European rookies either moved to or signed with NHL teams – that’s a 13 per-cent increase compared to last year. Sweden set a new record with its contingent of 29... [more]

Hockey heads back to Sochi

KHL opens its doors in the Olympic city for the first time[more]

HK Sochi captain Andrei Pervyshin, guarded by SKA St. Petersburg’s Jimmie Ericsson, in his club’s KHL debut. Photo: Igor Russak / RIA Novosti
MOSCOW – Hockey returns to Sochi’s Bolshoy Ice Dome on Monday night as the Olympic city’s KHL team plays its first home game of the season. Here’s the low-down on the newly-formed... [more]

Miroslav Hlinka passes away

Slovak hockey in mourning as World Champion commits suicide[more]

BANSKA BYSTRICA, Slovakia – Former Slovak World Champion Miroslav Hlinka passed... [more]

Swiss women honoured

National Hockey Award for Sochi heroes; Wick MVP[more]

ZURICH – The Swiss women’s national team was honoured with the Hockey Award... [more]

More milestones for 2014-15

Jagr, other stars will climb all-time lists[more]

Although the NHL season won’t kick off for weeks, history-minded fans are... [more]

Motormen get back

Lada Togliatti starts KHL campaign with new arena[more]

TOGLIATTI, Russia – Togliatti without hockey is like Moscow without the... [more]



New Swedish General Secretary

New job for Chibirev


Coaching in China

Koivu hangs up the skates

Derby opens Women’s Worlds

Miracle man will be missed

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