Hockey in the blood

Adam Musil carries on family’s hockey tradition

This month 21-year-old centre Adam Musil played his first games for the Czech men’s national ice hockey team.

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Draisaitl, Seidenberg come

NHL boost for Olympic runner-up Germany

The German Ice Hockey Association confirmed that Edmonton Oilers star Leon Draisaitl will join the men’s national team that prepares for the World Championship.

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10 NHLers for Sweden

Tre Kronor looking for title defence close to home

The Swedish Ice Hockey Association announced that 10 NHL players have committed to join the national team for the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship.

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Canada’s first selection

18 NHL players named for Worlds

Hockey Canada confirmed its initial 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship roster. The first 18 players named to compete with Team Canada.

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New coach for Russia

Vorobyov replaces Znarok with three weeks to go

Surprise news from Moscow: The Ice Hockey Federation of Russia has appointed Ilya Vorobyov as new head coach of the men’s national team instead of Oleg Znarok.

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Back to basics for Swiss

“We have to assemble a team that sticks together”

As the Swiss national team prepares for the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, forward Reto Suri shared his thoughts on what needs to be done.

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Golden coach returns

Bill Peters behind Team Canada’s bench

Hockey Canada announced the Team Canada coaching staff for the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, 4-20 May in Copenhagen and Herning, Denmark.

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Blashill coach, Kane captain

Team USA builds up for World Championship

USA Hockey has named the coaching staff led by Jeff Blashill for the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Denmark. Patrick Kane will serve as captain.

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Garpenlov eager to repeat

Swedish assistant talks Worlds, Olympics, NHL

Johan Garpenlov has known both triumph and heartbreak in his hockey career. He hopes to celebrate a second straight IIHF World Championship gold in Denmark.

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Keller still stellar

Former U18, World Junior star shining against men

Clayton Keller won’t celebrate his 20th birthday until 29 July, but the American prodigy can already celebrate everything he’s accomplished as a teenager.

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We become heroes

The 2018 official song is here

The official song of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship by Danish band Carpark North has been released.

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On-ice officials named

16 refs, 16 linesmen for Worlds in Denmark

The International Ice Hockey Federation has named 16 referees and 16 linesmen who will officiate at the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Denmark.

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250,000 tickets sold

Frans Nielsen: "It’s amazing"

Ticket sales for the IIHF 2018 Ice Hockey World Championship has reached 250,000 sold tickets three months before the Gold Medal Game.

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You’ve asked for them:

Single-game tickets available

In less than three months, Denmark will host the World Championship, and the interest in the upcoming Ice Hockey World Championship has proven to be significant

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Coaching Symposium

Register until 15 April

For the first time ever the IIHF International Coaching Symposium will be held in Denmark, during the World Championship on 12-13 May in Copenhagen.

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Unique Olympic experience

Swift suiting up for Korean Olympic team

Michael Swift was pondering his hockey-playing options during the summer of 2011 when a call from his cousin Bryan Young changed his career path.

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Single games available soon

Tickets in great demand ahead of 2018 Worlds

The interest in the upcoming 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Denmark has already proved to be significant

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Last Chance

Media Accreditation closes 29 Jan.

Print/Photo media accreditation for the World Championship in Copenhagen and Herning, Denmark can be requested online until Monday, 29th January 2018 23:59 CET.

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Swiss re-signs with coaches

Fischer, Albelin, Wohlwend stay until 2020

The Swiss Ice Hockey Federation has extended the contracts of the men’s national team coaching staff.

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Russia wins on home ice

Czechs missed one point for Channel One Cup

Host Russia won the last big men’s senior tournament before the 2018 Olympic Winter Games with the six-team Channel One Cup in Moscow.

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IIHF Hall of Fame Class of 2018

New legends added to the ranks

The Historical Committee has voted to induct into its Hall of Fame four Players and two Builders, all of whom have shown great leadership over long careers.

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Nielsen still has wings

Herning veteran as reliable as his national team

Nobody expected Frans Nielsen to play 700 NHL games. But nobody expected the Danish national team to stay in the elite division every year since 2003 either.

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Finns claim Karjala Tournament

Denmark, Latvia & Russia also win events

It was a busy weekend for 24 men’s national teams during the international break. Finland, Russia, Denmark, Latvia and Poland were among the tournament winners.

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The perfect match

Carpark North will write Official Song

The Danish band Carpark North – with hits like “Human” and “Transparent and glasslike” – was never in doubt, when they were asked.

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Get your tickets

Final round day packages on sale

The new phase of ticket sale for the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Denmark offers day tickets for the final round.

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