Power Rankings
by IIHF.com|01 JUN 2021
The ROC team defeated Belarus 6-0 in its last group game and tops our latest edition of the Power Rankings.
photo: Chris Tanouye / HHOF-IIHF Images
The ROC team holds on to first place in our sixth Power Rankings of 2021 after blanking Belarus prior to the quarter-finals. Riding a six-game winning streak, the U.S. moves up to second place, while defending champion Finland is third.
1 ROC This station is now the ultimate power in the universe
2 USA Let’s play Six Degrees of Kevin Labanc
3 FIN Ruotsalainen looks good for a guy who just turned 61
4 SUI Bertschy got mad when they chirped about our bankers
5 CZE Inspired by Spiky’s Jagr-like mullet
6 SVK Apple turnovers are good
7 GER It’s like World Juniors, without the losing 16-2 part
8 CAN Not quite the ‘42 Leafs
9 SWE The winner takes it all, the loser’s standing small
10 KAZ Norway-Kazakhstan relations hit all-time low
11 LAT “For Glory And Joy”? Oof...
12 DEN Can’t blame Freddie
13 NOR Mathis is available for birthday parties and weddings
14 GBR Next up for Liam: the Oasis reunion
15 BLR Not staying for dessert
16 ITA Have you read Dante’s Inferno?
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.