Euro Hockey Tour Schedule Released, Format Same As 2014-15

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After a new format for the Euro Hockey Tour was unveiled last season, eliminating the Oddset and Czech Hockey Games and replacing the second half of the tournament with a round-robin format between Sweden, Finland, Russia and Czechia, the tournament details have been confirmed to follow the same format for 2015-16.
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World Championship Sets Fields For 2016 Worlds, 2018 Olympics

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With the dust settled over Prague, and Canada returning to North America with World Championship Gold in tow, we can not only look back on a tremendous (and record-breaking) 2015 tournament, but to future tournaments in men’s hockey, particularly next year’s Worlds and the 2018 Olympics.
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🇰🇿 🇭🇺 Kazakhstan, Hungary Promoted To 2016 Worlds

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After Poland failed to defeat Hungary in regulation in front of their hometown fans, Hungary clinched the second and final promotion to the 2016 World Championships in Russia, following an undefeated Kazakhstan who punched their ticket on Thursday.
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IHLC Results – 🇷🇺 Russia 2-0 Sweden 🇸🇪 – 29 Aug 2013

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🇷🇺 Russia 2-0 Sweden 🇸🇪
Czech Hockey Games
Ice Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Thursday, 29 August 2013

BOXSCORE
1st Period
08:16 – 🇸🇪 PEN – Åslund, slashing
15:19 – 🇸🇪 PEN – Kronwall, hooking
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IHLC Results – 🇨🇿 Czechia 5-3 Slovakia 🇸🇰 – 14 May 2000

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🇨🇿 Czechia 5-3 Slovakia 🇸🇰
World Championship Gold Medal Game
Ice Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Sunday, 14 May 2000

Proving that breakups of countries don’t have to result in bloodshed, Czechoslovakia split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia on 1 January 1993, an event sometimes called the Velvet Divorce.

In terms of ice hockey, the dissolution of Czechoslovakia meant that the Czech Ice Hockey Association took over the position of former Czechoslovakia while Slovakia was considered a “new” hockey nation. As a result, the Slovaks had to start from scratch in the IIHF World Championship program and work their way up through the divisions.
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IHLC Results – 🇨🇿 Czechia 2-1 Canada 🇨🇦 – 12 May 2000

🇨🇿 Czechia 2-1 Canada 🇨🇦
World Championship Semifinal
Ice Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Friday, 12 May 2000

BOXSCORE
1st Period
04:12 – 🇨🇦 PEN – Jovanovski, cross checking
11:29 – 🇨🇿 PEN – Procházka, interference
16:19 – 🇨🇦 PEN – Bertuzzi, slashing
17:03 – 🇨🇿 PP GOAL – Výborný (Dopita, Buzek)
17:36 – 🇨🇦 GOAL – Isbister (Brown)
18:18 – 🇨🇿 PEN – Patera, roughing
18:18 – 🇨🇦 PEN – Sullivan, charging
18:18 – 🇨🇦 PEN – Bertuzzi, roughing
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IHLC Results – 🇨🇿 Czechia 3-1 Latvia 🇱🇻 – 11 May 2000

🇨🇿 Czechia 3-1 Latvia 🇱🇻
World Championship Quarterfinal
Yubileyny Sports Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Thursday, 11 May 2000

BOXSCORE
1st Period
06:40 – 🇱🇻 PEN – Ignatjevs, tripping
10:08 – 🇨🇿 PEN – Buzek, slashing
10:49 – 🇱🇻 PEN – Vasiļjevs, holding
16:46 – 🇱🇻 PEN – Bondarevs, hooking
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IHLC Results – 🇨🇿 Czechia 6-2 Slovakia 🇸🇰 – 08 May 2000

🇨🇿 Czechia 6-2 Slovakia 🇸🇰
World Championship Second Round
Yubileyny Sports Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Monday, 08 May 2000

BOXSCORE
1st Period
03:51 – 🇨🇿 GOAL – Výborný (Dopita, Štěpánek)
05:42 – 🇨🇿 PEN – Patera, holding
14:38 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Hurtaj, interference
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IHLC Results – 🇸🇰 Slovakia 9-1 Norway 🇳🇴 – 06 May 2000

🇸🇰 Slovakia 9-1 Norway 🇳🇴
World Championship Second Round
Yubileyny Sports Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Saturday, 06 May 2000

BOXSCORE
1st Period
00:43 – 🇳🇴 PEN – Jakobsen, holding
02:13 – 🇸🇰 PP GOAL – Šatan (Sekeráš)
03:15 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Jasečko, interference
09:56 – 🇳🇴 PEN – Jakobsen, hooking
10:12 – 🇸🇰 PP GOAL – Sekeráš (Handzuš)
11:38 – 🇳🇴 PEN – Svendsberget, boarding
14:05 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Bartečko, checking from behind + 10 min. misconduct
15:23 – 🇸🇰 SH GOAL – Šatan (Handzuš)
16:58 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Hreus, high sticking
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IHLC Results – 🇸🇰 Slovakia 2-2 Finland 🇫🇮 – 04 May 2000

🇸🇰 Slovakia 2-2 Finland 🇫🇮
World Championship Preliminary Round
Yubileyny Sports Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Thursday, 04 May 2000

BOXSCORE
1st Period
02:26 – 🇫🇮 GOAL – Kapanen
03:00 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Chára, cross checking
05:10 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Podhradský, holding
08:59 – 🇸🇰 GOAL – Hreus (Višňovský)
10:54 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Pardavý, unsportsmanlike conduct
10:54 – 🇫🇮 PEN – Hentunen, unsportsmanlike conduct
13:15 – 🇫🇮 PEN – Tuomainen, high sticking
14:00 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Sekeráš, hooking
16:40 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Hlinka, interference
18:33 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Chára, high sticking
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IHLC Results – 🇸🇰 Slovakia 6-2 Italy 🇮🇹 – 02 May 2000

🇸🇰 Slovakia 6-2 Italy 🇮🇹
World Championship Preliminary Round
Yubileyny Sports Palace, Saint Petersburg 🇷🇺
Tuesday, 02 May 2000

BOXSCORE
1st Period
01:20 – 🇸🇰 GOAL – Plavucha (Kapuš)
05:08 – 🇮🇹 PEN – Topatigh, tripping
07:52 – 🇮🇹 PEN – Helfer, roughing
07:52 – 🇸🇰 PEN – Hlinka, high sticking / roughing double minor
10:20 – 🇮🇹 PEN – Comploi, tripping
10:41 – 🇸🇰 PP GOAL – Šatan (Kapuš, Suchý)
13:35 – 🇮🇹 GOAL – Felicetti (L. De Toni, Sacratini)
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