IHLC Team Profiles – ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช East Germany

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๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช EAST GERMANY (GDR) Menโ€™s National Ice Hockey Team (1951-90)
2ย wins,ย 2 reigns, 2 games with IHLC – rankedย 18th
IHLC last held 14 April 1976

Following the split of Germany in 1949, the East German team was formed in 1951, and played for their first IHLC title in 1956. However, it would not be until 1969 when the GDR won its first IHLC from Sweden, their first of only two IHLC wins and reigns in their history, with their second and final win coming in 1976. The GDR competed at three Olympics as unified team with West Germany, only participating in the 1968 Olympics as their own team. The East Germans played their final IHLC game in 1985, before the team folded in 1990, just prior to Germany reunifying into a single country and team.
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 5-5 East Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช – 24 Apr 1985

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 5-5 East Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
World Championship Preliminary Round
Sportovnรญ Hala, Pragueย ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
Wednesday, 24 April 1985

BOXSCORE
1st Period
09:18 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ GOAL – Miller (Dorion)
15:15 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ GOAL – Otto (Johnson, Fusco)
17:18 – ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช GOAL – Bรถlke
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 5-2 East Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช – 07 Mar 1961

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย Canada 5-2 East Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
World Championship Final Round
Patinoire de Montchoisi, Lausanne ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ
Tuesday, 07 March 1961

BOXSCORE
1st Period
01:40 – ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชย PEN – Heinicke
09:00 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Rusnell
10:40 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Smith
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