IHLC Results – United States 3-2 Czechia – May 17, 2018


 United States 3-2 Czechia 

World Championship Quarterfinal
Jyske Bank BOXEN, Herning 
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Team USA edged out a 3-2 win against the Czech Republic sending them to the semi-final of the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Riding the exploits of Patrick Kane and the goaltending of Keith Kinkaid, the Americans move to Copenhagen for the final four.
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China Granted Automatic Berths At 2022 Beijing Olympics


In a similar vein to the IIHF’s decision four years ago to allow Korea automatic berths to the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang, the IIHF today confirmed at their Annual Congress that the next Winter Olympic hosts, China, will gain automatic berths for the men’s and women’s tournaments in Beijing for the 2022 Games.
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Dave Henderson & Pierre Pousse Coach Final Game For Les Bleus


Dave Henderson and Pierre Pousse, who helmed the France national team’s bench together as head and assistant coaches respectively since 2004, today both coached their final game, a 5-1 loss to Switzerland at the 2018 World Championships, ending a remarkable 14 year streak of bringing French hockey back to the Top Division to stay.
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Belarus, Korea Republic Relegated From World Championship


An expected team and a very unexpected team both clinched the unwanted spots of relegation to Division IA at the 2018 IIHF World Championship, with Korea Republic clinching the second relegation, after Belarus, with a day still remaining in group play at the tournament in Denmark.
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IHLC Results – Czechia 6-0 France – May 13, 2018


 Czechia 6-0 France 

World Championship Preliminary Round
Royal Arena, Copenhagen 
Sunday, May 13, 2018

There are hungry Bruins on the prowl in Copenhagen. David Pastrňák scored two first-period goals to spark the Czech Republic to a 6-0 romp over France on Sunday.
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IHLC Results – Czechia 3-0 Belarus – May 11, 2018


 Czechia 3-0 Belarus 

World Championship Preliminary Round
Royal Arena, Copenhagen 
Friday, May 11, 2018

Czech fans are loving the party in Copenhagen right now. Their team got three first-period goals, and that was all it took in a 3-0 win over Belarus on Friday night.
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IHLC Results – Czechia 4-3 Russia (OT) – May 10, 2018


 Czechia 4-3 Russia  (OT)

World Championship Preliminary Round
Royal Arena, Copenhagen 
Thursday, May 10, 2018

Adding David Pastrňák and David Krejčí paid off immediately. Not only did the Czechs break Russia’s three-game shutout streak with the magic of the two Boston Bruins stars, but they also triumphed 4-3 on Thursday on Pastrňák’s overtime winner.
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IHLC Results – Russia 6-0 Belarus – May 7, 2018


 Russia 6-0 Belarus 

World Championship Preliminary Round
Royal Arena, Copenhagen 
Monday, May 7, 2018

Russia retained first place in Group A with its third consecutive shutout win on Monday, blanking Belarus 6-0. The Russians, who won gold at the PyeongChang Olympics in February, have not conceded a goal so far at the 2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Copenhagen.
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IHLC Results – Russia 7-0 Austria – May 6, 2018


 Russia 7-0 Austria 

World Championship Preliminary Round
Royal Arena, Copenhagen 
Sunday, May 6, 2018

Russia roared to another convincing victory against one of the outsiders at this championship, following up its 7-0 win over France with a similar scoreline against Austria.
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