08:08 – GOAL – Ďaloga (Bakoš)
15:48 – GOAL – Rech (Lampérier)
17:58 – PEN – Treille, hooking
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.
Longtime NHL coach Ken Hitchcock, who spent over three decades coaching many of the world’s top players on both the professional and international stage, announced his retirement from coaching the Dallas Stars on Friday, ending his career as the third winningest coach in NHL history (823 wins).
02:41 – PEN – Heward, slashing
04:21 – PP GOAL – Harant (Kováčik)
06:27 – PEN – Ward, charging
08:15 – PEN – Tabaček, roughing
08:15 – PEN – Sarault, roughing
10:19 – GOAL – Savoia (Martin)
16:43 – PEN – team, too many players
07:03 – PEN – Ward, roughing
10:19 – PEN – Gerber, holding
13:12 – PEN – Sarault, charging
15:30 – PEN – Norris, cross checking / roughing double minor
15:30 – PEN – Guignard, roughing
The Canada-Soviet Union junior game on the night of January 4, 1987, in Piešťany, Czechoslovakia, was supposed to decide the gold medal for the 1987 World Junior (U20) Championships. Unfortunately, the final night of the tournament lacked direct drama for both teams because only Canada could win gold.