Power Rankings
by IIHF.com|26 MAY 2019
After defeating Canada 3-1 in the gold medal game, Finland nails down first place in our final Power Rankings of 2019.
photo: Matt Zambonin / HHOF-IIHF Images
With a thrilling gold medal victory, Finland finishes first in the final Power Rankings of the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Canada and Russia are second and third respectively.
1 FIN Mörkö! Kevin! Slovakia! WE LOVE YOU ALL!!!
2 CAN The struggle is real, and it’s with Finland
3 RUS Bronz-i-ya! Bronz-i-ya!
4 CZE Norway? Do you have any leftover participation medals?
5 SWE When Gustafsson broke the camera, he awoke an ancient curse
6 GER Put all Olympics in Korea for world peace, ja?
7 USA Kessel would be a perfect fit in Zurich
8 SUI Cooly! Our cow mascot, unlike Mark Streit, returns for 2020
9 SVK Like marriage, hosting isn’t what you think it’ll be
10 LAT Scaring the dickens out of bigger countries since 1997
11 DEN For 2025, Duckly is learning to quack in Swedish
12 NOR We’re remaking Elton John’s “I’m Still Standing” video
13 GBR Remain!
14 ITA Games are whatever, but shootouts are forever
15 FRA Marchand, Bergeron, Perron...the Cup is ours!
16 AUT Once again, we’re relaxing and enjoying Division I
Click here to check out the previous editions of the Power Rankings.

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