Japan will begin their pursuit of promotion at the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship Division I Group B event with a clash against The Netherlands after the official schedule for the tournament at the SSE Arena in Belfast was released.
Team Europe continued their fairtyale run at the World Cup of Hockey as Tomas Tatar struck an overtime winner to guide his side to the final with a 3-2 victory over Sweden at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
A proposal for a single governing body for ice hockey in the United Kingdom has received an encouraging response, it has been claimed.
Sidney Crosby inspired hosts Canada to the finals of the World Cup of Hockey after they beat Russia 5-3 in an entertaining semi-final clash in Toronto.
Russia booked their place in the semi-finals of the World Cup of Hockey with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Finland at the AirCanada Centre in Toronto.
Team North America kept their hopes of reaching the World Cup of Hockey semi-finals alive as they claimed a dramatic 4-3 overtime victory over Sweden at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.
Canada beat the United States 4-2 to condemn their near-neighbours to a group stage exit at the World Cup of Hockey in Toronto, and book their own place in the semi-finals.
The Belarusian Ice Hockey Association (BIHA) has signed a deal with Sportradar's Fraud Detection System (FDS) to guard against illegal betting and match-fixing in the country.
Russia kept their World Cup of Hockey hopes alive by beating the combined North America side 4-3 in their second game in Toronto.
The North America select team stunned Finland with a 4-1 victory on the second day of the World Cup of Hockey in Canadian city Toronto.
Team Europe produced an opening day shock by slaying United States 3-0 as the World Cup of Hockey returned in resounding fashion in Toronto before a Sidney Crosby-inspired Canada powered to victory on home ice.
A host of National Hockey Players (NHL) are due to take to the ice during the first World Cup of Hockey tournament for 12 years amid continuing doubts over whether athletes from one of sport's most recognisable leagues will participate at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
A proposal for a united governing body for ice hockey in the United Kingdom is due to be discussed at a meeting this week.
The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has confirmed that two test events will be held ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang next year.
Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks will captain the American team at the National Hockey League (NHL) World Cup of Hockey, USA Hockey has announced.