๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡น Thomas Vanek Retires From Pro Hockey At Age 36


Thomas Vanek, the most decorated Austrian hockey player in history, today announced his retirement at age 36 after not being claimed during the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline, ending his 15 year professional career with stops in eight cities.
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๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ IHLC Classics: The Miracle On Ice

From time to time, TheIHLC.com will feature detailed recaps and boxscores of some of the most legendary games in international hockey history, considered to be โ€œIHLC Classics.โ€ Today, we celebrate the 40th anniversary of perhaps the most historic game in international hockey, “The Miracle on Ice.”

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๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 4-3 Soviet Union ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
Olympic Medalย Round
Olympic Fieldhouse, Lake Placid ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
Friday, 22 February 1980

The Olympic Fieldhouse in Lake Placid, New York, hardly seemed like the place where hockey history could be made, but on one afternoon in 1980, the greatest moment in international hockey took place. It was a moment that transformed the game in one country and, over time, around the world.

It was a moment that came to define Olympic success. It was a moment that came to inspire dreams. After 22 February 1980, anything was possible.
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๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Marcel Goc Announces Retirement From Adler Mannheim


Marcel Goc, the longtime centre who was part of the first wave of German NHL stars during his NHL career from 2004-15, announced his retirement from Adler Mannheim of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga, capping a 22 season pro hockey career.
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 4-3 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ (SO) โ€“ 09 Feb 2020


๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 4-3 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ (SO)
Beijer Hockey Games
Ericsson Globe, Stockholm ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช
Sunday, 09 February 2020

BOXSCORE
1st Period
10:03 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – team, delay of game
11:24 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PP GOAL – Kayumov (Zernov, Golyshev)
12:45 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Sergeyev, cross checking
17:11 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Mironov, checking from behind minor + 10 min. misconduct
19:14 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ GOAL – Flek (Hyka, ล ulรกk)
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 4-3 Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ (OT) – 08 Feb 2020


๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 4-3 Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ (OT)
Rivalry Series, Game 5
Honda Center, Anaheim ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
Saturday, 08 February 2020

Megan Bozek scored on the power play 42 seconds into overtime to lift the U.S. Women’s National Team to a thrilling 4-3 victory over Canada in the final game of the 2019-20 Rivalry Series before a record-breaking crowd here tonight at Honda Center.
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-1 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ โ€“ 08 Feb 2020


๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ Czechia 3-1 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Beijer Hockey Games
Ericsson Globe, Stockholm ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช
Saturday, 08 February 2020

BOXSCORE
1st Period
02:55 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ PEN – Klok, high sticking
03:53 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ SH GOAL – Horรกk
10:00 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL – Karjalainen (Junttila, Salo)
14:46 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Seppรคlรค, holding
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 3-0 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ โ€“ 06 Feb 2020


๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 3-0 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
Beijer Hockey Games
Helsingin jรครคhalli, Helsinki ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ
Thursday, 06 February 2020

BOXSCORE
1st Period
00:37 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL – Pulkkinen
05:43 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL –ย Nรคttinen (Koivisto)
06:54 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL –ย Junttila (Vittasmรคki, Karjalainen)
10:15 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ PEN – Svetlakov, tripping
17:35 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Pulkkinen, tripping
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 3-1 Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ – 05 Feb 2020


๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 3-1 Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Rivalry Series, Game 4
Rogers Arena, Vancouver ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Wednesday, 05 February 2020

The U.S. Womenโ€™s National Team used a pair of third period goals on the way to a 3-1 victory over Canada in game four of the 2019-20 Rivalry Series here tonight at Rogers Arena.
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IIHF Hall Of Fame Announces 2020 Inductees


The IIHF has announced the Hall Of Fame Class of 2020, to be inducted at May’s World Championships in Zรผrich, Switzerland, with two native Swiss players highlighting the class, as the IIHF will induct Ryan Smyth, Alexei Yashin, Kimmo Timonen and countrymen Mark Streit and Mathias Seger to the Hall.
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