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!

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 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.

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.
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IIHF Announces 2018 Hall Of Fame Class

The IIHF announced the newest class of inductees to the Hall of Fame, highlighted by a quartet of international superstars – Daniel Alfredsson, Rob Blake, Jere Lehtinen and Chris Chelios, who will have their numerous achievements, both professionally and internationally, recognized in Denmark this May.
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IHLC Results – Finland 4-3 Canada – Nov. 12, 2017

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

A late power play marker from Eeli Tolvanen was the difference in a tight 4-3 victory for Finland over Canada to wrap up the 2017 Karjala Tournament, clinching both the tournament win and the International Hockey Lineal Championship for the Finns.
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IHLC Results – Finland 3-1 Sweden – Nov. 11, 2017

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

Finland took advantage of an exhausted Swedish squad Saturday in Helsinki, earning a hard-fought 3-1 victory to capture the International Hockey Lineal Championship.
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IHLC Results – Canada 5-1 Finland – Nov. 5, 2017

 5-1 Finland 
Exhibition Game
Florida Hospital Center Ice, Wesley Chapel 
Sunday, November 5, 2017

Canada overcame an early deficit against a determined Finland squad to roll to a 5-1 victory in a Four Nations Cup exhibition game, retaining the International Hockey Lineal Championship in the process.
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2017-18 Euro Hockey Tour Schedule Released

The full schedule for the 2017-18 Euro Hockey Tour has been announced, the highlights being the moving of the Sweden Hockey Games to April (due to this year’s Olympics in February), and the addition of teams from Canada, Switzerland and Korea, all preparing for the Games in Pyeongchang.
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