Nine players from the National Hockey League (NHL) are among 13 who have been confirmed in the United States squad for the men's International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championship in Russia.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) general secretary Horst Lichtner has urged the National Hockey League (NHL) to "seriously consider" committing to participating at the next two Olympic Games in order to best capitalise on the commercial opportunities provided by the Chinese market at Beijing 2022.
Hosts Japan began with a 3-0 victory over Croatia as the latest phase of ice hockey qualifying for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics began with three four-team tournaments today.
Russia will host the 2022 World Junior Championship, International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has claimed, although this has yet to have been confirmed by the Russian Hockey Federation (RHF).
Hosts Canada and the United States booked their places in the semi-finals of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Women's Under-18 Championship after recording their second victories in Group A at St Catharines.
United States begin defence of World Women's Under-18 Championship title with impressive win over Czech Republic
Reigning champions the United States made a blistering start to the defence of their International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Women's Under-18 Championship title as they thrashed the Czech Republic 6-0 in St. Catharines, Canada.
Defending champions Canada avoided a stunning loss to Switzerland in Group A of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Junior Championship after coming from behind to win a shoot-out in Helsinki, Finland.
Buffalo has been chosen as the venue for the 2018 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Junior Championships, which will feature an outdoor match for the first time.
The 2015 International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) Ice Hockey World Championship surpassed all previous audience and spectator benchmarks, securing a total cumulative television audience of more than 1 billion, the event’s exclusive media and marketing partner Infront Sports & Media has announced.
Finland’s women earn historic win over Canada to reach first global ice hockey final against United States in Espoo
Finland’s women made history on the home ice of Espoo tonight as they earned their first win over Canada at an International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships.