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A look back at Worlds on Russian soil: 2007[more]

In 2007, Rick Nash scored twice in Canada's 4-2 gold medal win over Finland and was named tournament MVP. Photo: Europhoto / HHOF-IIHF Images
Before 2007, Russia had never lost an IIHF World Championship game in Moscow. But that trend would end dramatically for the hosts, while Canada claimed gold.

The Russians had high hopes of ending a gold medal drought at this tournament, which, at the time, extended back to 1993. They... [more]

Slovaks settle on Ciger

Can new coach restore Slovak hockey pride?[more]

Andrej Sekera is among the Slovak players with NHL and World Championship medal experience on the roster. Photo: Richard Wolowicz / HHOF-IIHF Images
Sixteen years ago, Slovakia showed they are among the hockey elite at the IIHF World Championship.

Despite losing to the Czech Republic in the gold medal final here... [more]

The indomitable Gauls?

Continuity key to French hopes in Russia[more]

O2 Arena Prague  Czech RepublicFrance has defied the experts by staying in the top division every year since 2008. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Remarkably, France has stayed in the top division since 2008, proving as indomitable as Asterix and Obelix, the mascots of next year’s World Championship.

In Russia... [more]

Yes way, Norway!

Top-level nation looking for goals[more]

CEZ Arena Ostrava  Czech RepublicNorway's Ole-Kristian Tollefsen battles with Russia's Viktor Tikhonov at last year's World Championship. Photo: Richard Wolowicz / HHOF-IIHF Images
Norway is developing more and more world-class players who have ensured a top-level appearance annually.

Norway is now playing in its eleventh straight top-level... [more]

Trans-Atlantic hopes

North American trio could lift Kazakhstan[more]

The naturalization of Barys Astana’s import strike force may provide the... [more]

Boost from Chicago

Q&A with Russian forward Artemi Panarin[more]

The Calder Trophy candidate arrived in Russia for the World Championship and... [more]

Captain Hungary

Vas wants to make 15th Worlds a memorable one[more]

Hungarian team captain Marton Vas has seen Hungarian hockey evolve since his... [more]

Russian Hall of Fame

The house where the Big Red Machine lives[more]

The Russian Hall of Fame Museum was opened four days before the beginning of... [more]




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