Canada forward finds net in win over Team Europe[more]
Steven Stamkos celebrates after scoring his first goal of the tournament, Canada’s game-winner in the first game of the final series against Team Europe. Photo: Bruce Bennett / Getty Images
Steven Stamkos admitted that the frustration was building. The Tampa Bay Lightning captain had not scored a goal through the first four games of the tournament despite getting some quality chances and 13 shots on goal as Canada cruised to the best-of-three final with a perfect 4-0-0 record. [more]
Latvia names new U18 coach
Smirnovs succeeds Miluns, who leads U20 team[more]
Eriks Miluns behind the bench of the Latvian team at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship in Grand Forks, USA. Photo: Matt Zambonin / HHOF-IIHF Images
RIGA – Eriks Miluns will coach the Latvian U20 national team for the remainder of the season after having started with the team and summer and will also be the team’s head coach...
Crosby ignites quiet Canada
Europe had its chances in World Cup final opener[more]
Sidney Crosby celebrates Canada's first goal early in the opening period. Photo: Bruce Bennett/World Cup of Hockey via Getty Images.
Sidney Crosby made two signature passes, and each of his linemates--Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron--converted, leading Canada to a 3-1 win over Team Europe in the...
Tatar happy to contribute
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...