Ice Hockey World Championship
Eremenko will not take part in the Ice Hockey World Championships

Two time world champion, and the goalie of the Moscow Dynamo hockey team, Alexander Eremenko will miss this Ice Hockey World Championship. He will miss this championship due to an injury.

Team Russia flies to Slovakia

Team Russia flew to Slovakia to play two matches in the Eurochallenge.

Team Canada players are named

The players for team Canada are:

GOALTENDERS: Calvin Pickard (Avalanche) and Cam Talbot (Oilers)

DEFENCEMEN: Cody Ceci (Senators), Ben Hutton (Canucks), Ryan Murray (Blue Jackets), Morgan Rielly (Maple Leafs) and Chris Tanev (Canucks)

FORWARDS: Max Domi (Coyotes), Matt Duchene (Avalanche), Brendan Gallagher (Canadiens), Taylor Hall (Oilers), Boone Jenner (Blue Jackets), Connor McDavid (O...

How Russia beat Norway once again

In a friendly match between Russia and Norway, Russia won 4:1. The match was played in Saint Petersburg at the Yubileiniy sports complex. Goals were scored by Vladislav Kartaev, Sergei Shumakov, Yaroslav Diblenko, and Artem Lukyanov.

Hockey Hall of Fame will open in Saint Petersburg ahead of the Championship

Hockey Hall of Fame will open in Saint Petersburg ahead of the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship that will take place May 6-22.