Power Rankings
by IIHF.com|27 MAY 2021
Finland, the only team to collect points in all its games so far in Riga, tops our fourth edition of the Power Rankings.
photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
In the fourth Power Rankings of 2021, the defending champion Finns are right back on top as they lead the tournament with 10 points. Switzerland jumps into second place after thrashing Slovakia, while the U.S. hangs tough in third place.
1 FIN In the warm-up, Italy trash-talked Lordi
2 SUI How come we never beat Czechoslovakia 13-3?
3 USA Big moustache, bigger heart
4 ROC Sochi Bear ate Duckly again
5 GER Kazakhstan, you can go video review yourself!
6 KAZ Breakaways, penalty shots...we ain’t picky
7 SVK Can still win silver if we add a 44-year-old...
8 LAT We will beat Mexico
9 GBR “My name is Kirk. Liam Kirk.”
10 CZE Well, that went better than the 2006 final!
11 BLR The week started off so well
12 DEN “Dahm I Wish I Was Your Lover” (Sophie B. Hockey)
13 CAN When one Connor falls, another must arise
14 SWE Mullets have made a comeback, just like the Czechs
15 NOR 15 shots per game – if only this was Qatar!
16 ITA When all else fails, there is lasagne
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.