IHLC Results – Canada 2-1 United States (OT) – Dec. 17, 2017


 Canada 2-1 United States  (OT)
Exhibition Game
Rogers Place, Edmonton 
Sunday, December 17, 2017

Check back soon for a full recap of this International Hockey Lineal Championship matchup!


BOXSCORE
1st Period
15:11 –  PEN – Marvin, hooking
16:42 –  PEN – Duggan, holding
17:15 –  PP GOAL – Poulin (Johnston, Fortino)
Continue reading

Advertisements

IHLC Results – Czechia 4-1 Sweden – Dec. 17, 2017


czech-11 Czechia 4-1 Sweden 
Channel One Cup
VTB Ice Palace, Moscow 
Sunday, December 17, 2017

Check back soon for a full recap of this International Hockey Lineal Championship matchup!


BOXSCORE
1st Period
07:50 – czech-11 PEN – Mertl, holding
12:18 – czech-11 GOAL – Mozík (Vondrka, Kovář)
14:37 –  PEN – Stålberg, holding
15:55 – czech-11 PP GOAL – Řepík (Mozík, Vondrka)
18:22 – czech-11 PEN – Lev, holding
Continue reading

IHLC Results – Canada 3-1 United States – Dec. 15, 2017


 Canada 3-1 United States 
Exhibition Game
SAP Center At San Jose, San Jose 
Friday, December 15, 2017

Check back soon for a full recap of this International Hockey Lineal Championship matchup!


BOXSCORE
1st Period
03:16 –  PEN – Nurse, hooking
19:43 –  PEN – Bellamy, body checking
Continue reading

IHLC Results – Czechia 3-2 Finland (OT) – Dec. 13, 2017


czech-11 Czechia 3-2 Finland  (OT)
Channel One Cup
O2 arena, Prague czech-11
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Check back soon for a full recap of this International Hockey Lineal Championship matchup!


BOXSCORE
1st Period
04:10 – czech-11 PEN – Koukal, tripping
04:34 –  PEN – Koskiranta, tripping
05:45 –  GOAL – Manninen
18:42 – czech-11 PEN – Kundrátek, holding
19:09 –  PP GOAL – Kemppainen (Junttila)
Continue reading

Six Russian Female Players Banned From Olympics For Life Due To Doping


After the IOC’s landmark decision to ban Russia outright from the 2018 Olympics, but still allow individual athletes to compete under the Olympic flag if they pass IOC drug tests, the IOC today announced that six members of Russia’s women’s team at the 2014 Sochi Games failed their tests, and are thus banned for life from the Olympics.
Continue reading

IHLC Classics: Unelmafinaali

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 “IHLC Classics.” Today, to commemorate Finland’s centennial as a nation, we look back on just the second World Championship for the Leijonat in history, their 2011 triumph over rival Sweden, considered by Finns to be the “unelmafinaali” – the dream final.

m-finswe-WC11
finland-11 Finland 6-1 Sweden sweden-11
World Championship Gold Medal Game
Orange Aréna, Bratislava slovakia-11
Sunday, May 15, 2011

Finland captured just their second ever World Championship Gold Medal in dominant fashion against their cross-border rivals Sweden, crushing Tre Kronor 6-1 on goals from six different scorers to win their first Gold since 1995, and unify Gold with the International Hockey Lineal Championship.
Continue reading 

IHLC Results – Canada 2-0 United States – Dec. 5, 2017


 Canada 2-0 United States 
Exhibition Game
Bell MTS Place, Winnipeg 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

On the back of a 32-save performance from Geneviève Lacasse and a rock-solid penalty kill unit, Canada retained the International Hockey Lineal Championship on home ice, eking out a narrow 2-0 win in Winnipeg.
Continue reading

IOC Expels Russia From 2018 Olympics, Hockey Status In Question


The International Olympic Committee today announced an outright ban on the Russian delegation at the upcoming Olympic Games this February in Pyeongchang, South Korea, although athletes that are cleared of a controversial state-sponsored doping program are allowed to participate under the Olympic flag.
Continue reading

IHLC Results – Canada 2-1 United States (OT) – Dec. 3, 2017


 Canada 2-1 United States  (OT)
Exhibition Game
Xcel Energy Center, Saint Paul 
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Canada needed just 37 seconds to capture an overtime win from Team USA in front of a packed Minnesota crowd on a hostile Sunday afternoon, wrenching away the International Hockey Lineal Championship with a 2-1 victory as the days inch closer to the PyeongChang Olympics.
Continue reading