Finland Wins 2018 Euro Hockey Tour & Challenge


For just the second time in history, the same nation has captured both the Euro Hockey Tour and Euro Hockey Challenge titles, with Finland today eking out Sweden to lock up the 2017-18 Tour, becoming the second team after Czechia in 2012 to achieve the double.
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Korea Republic Becomes First New Men’s IHLC Contender In 15 Years


In an international hockey world that seldom sees new nations emerge to contend for the International Hockey Lineal Championship, Slovakia’s IHLC win over Latvia today confirmed their next opponent will be the Korea Republic (South Korea), making the Koreans the first new team in 15 years to contend for the IHLC.
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IHLC 2017 In Review – Men’s


The International Hockey Lineal Championship increased the number of champions yet again from a previous year, with eight different countries holding the title over 28 games in the lead-up to the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang.
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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

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
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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

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)
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IHLC Results – Finland 4-3 Canada – Nov. 12, 2017


 Finland
 4-3 Canada 
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki 
Sunday, November 12, 2017

BOXSCORE
1st Period
02:22 –  GOAL – Brulé (Ellison, Wolski)
07:55 –  PEN – Kinrade, delay of game
12:19 –  GOAL – Lajunen (Manninen, Pyörälä)
17:25 –  PEN – Lepistö, high sticking
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IHLC Results – Finland 3-1 Sweden – Nov. 11, 2017


 Finland
 3-1 Sweden 
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki 
Saturday, November 11, 2017

BOXSCORE
1st Period
03:20 –  GOAL – Tolvanen (Kontiola)
05:01 –  PEN – Högström, holding
05:42 –  PEN – Hartikainen, tripping
14:54 –  PEN – Everberg, interference
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IHLC Results – Sweden 2-0 Canada – Nov. 10, 2017


 Sweden 2-0 Canada 
Karjala Tournament
Hartwall Arena, Helsinki 
Friday, November 10, 2017

BOXSCORE
1st Period
02:22 –  PEN – Scrivens, delay of game
06:45 –  PEN – Högström, tripping
10:51 –  PEN – Raymond, tripping
15:23 –  PEN – Klinkhammer, interference
16:48 –  PEN – Ryno, hooking
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