Power Rankings
by IIHF.com|17 MAY 2022
Canada has been near picture-perfect with three straight regulation wins and leads the third Power Rankings of the 2022 Worlds.
photo: Andrea Cardin / HHOF-IIHF Images
Talk about the True North strong and free. After thumping Slovakia 5-1 for a third straight win, the defending champion Canadians move into first place in our third edition of the Power Rankings. Host Finland is right behind them in second place, following a dominant victory over the Americans. Meanwhile, Sweden retains third place after demolishing Great Britain.
1 CAN Dubois uses his belly like an all-star
2 FIN Before games, we blast the old Nokia ringtone
3 SWE When we scored 13 seconds in, Sundin felt a nice tingle
4 SUI Like Colorado, but with better mountains
5 USA Minnesota: 5.7 million. Finland: 5.5 million
6 GER Pfoderl is pfreaking pfantastic!
7 DEN Bow down to Bau now
8 AUT Czech this out! That’s how ya get off the schneid!
9 LAT We ain’t no monarchy, but Elvis is the king
10 SVK Thou shalt not high-stick a fellow #44
11 FRA Camus said: “We gotta get pucks deep”
12 CZE Our pre-game meal lacked Pasta
13 NOR Why you Hoff to be mad?
14 GBR As a hockey nation, we’re good at making tea
15 ITA We didn’t fiddle, but Rome still burned
16 KAZ Can we play Canada in Hameenlinna? #1998WJChumor