The Power Rankings are for the enjoyment of IIHF.com readers, and reflect the progress of teams during the IIHF World Championship. They are distinct from the official IIHF World Ranking.

Power Rankings (as of May 9)

1.

CZECH REPUBLIC
Our goals-against is as gorgeous as Karolina Kurkova

2.

CANADA
And congratulations to Bryan Adams on his new baby, too

3.

FINLAND
Koivu. Backhand. Money.

4.

SWEDEN
The main thing is we're not facing the mighty Norwegians

5.

NORWAY
This summer, Ovechkin wants to train with Marius Holtet

6.

GERMANY
Our goals-against started off as gorgeous as Heidi Klum

7.

RUSSIA
We like Canadians in quarter-finals (except in Vancouver)

8.

USA
We had prepared for Swaziland

9.

SWITZERLAND
The Americans chirped us about our fondue. Nobody chirps us about our fondue.

10.

SLOVAKIA
On the bright side, we're not Slovenia

11.

DENMARK
Proudly supplying undead Viking warriors since 2003

12.

FRANCE
"Liberté, égalité, fraternité" (roughly translated, it means “We didn’t get relegated”)

13.

LATVIA
Still the world’s top Latvian-speaking hockey nation

14.

BELARUS
We love our Andreis

15.

AUSTRIA
Next time, no more pre-game Sacher Torte

16.

SLOVENIA
We’d love to be tenth and have everyone moaning about how we flopped



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