Schedule & Results
- Canada names 20 players Hockey Canada and Team Canada GM Rob Blake announced a first group of 20 players for the upcoming 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Ch...
- Tippett to lead Team Canada Hockey Canada announced that Dave Tippett (Phoenix) has been named Canada’s head coach for the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Champ...
- Laviolette to coach U.S. Peter Laviolette has been named head coach of the U.S. Men’s National Team that will participate in the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey Wo...
- Znarok to coach Russia Oleg Znarok, a double Gagarin Cup winner with Dynamo Moscow, has been announced as the next coach of Russia’s national team.
The 16 teams are divided into two groups for the Preliminary Round.
The top-four ranked teams of each group advance to the quarter-finals that will be played cross-over. The first-place team in each preliminary-round group plays the fourth-place team of the other group, while the second-place team plays the third-place team of the other group. 1A-4B, 2A-3B, 1B-4A, 2B-3A. The winning teams advance to the semi-finals.
To play in the IIHF World Championship, the Olympic ice hockey tournament and the qualifications to these competitions, players must fulfill the following qualification requirements: