USA's Backes and Finland's Miettinen will meet again in the semi-finals of the Olympics after playing in the 2009 World Championship. Photo: Jukka Rautio / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – Team USA will face Finland in the semi-finals of the men’s hockey competition at the 2010 Winter Olympics after a nail biting game against Switzerland in the quarterfinals.
The performance in this tournament by the American team might be a surprise for some. However, the team has a...
Triple gold for Eric Staal
Staal 23rd Triple Gold Club member after winning Olympic gold[more]
Eric Staal receives Triple Gold Club honours following the gold medal game at the 2010 Olympics from NHL commissioner Gary Bettman (left) and IIHF president and IOC executive member René Fasel. Photo: Jeff Vinnick / HC / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – Eric Staal became the 23rd member of the Triple Gold Club on Sunday, February 2008, 2010, after winning the Olympic gold medal in Canada’s 3-2 overtime victory against...
CROSBY THE HERO IN OT
Overtime goal by Crosby wins gold for Canada at home[more]
The Canadian players celebrate after receiving the gold medals of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games following their overtime victory against the U.S. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – Sidney Crosby scored at 7:40 in overtime off a lovely pass from Jarome Iginla to give Canada gold on home ice. Crosby's quick, low shot beat Ryan Miller to give Canada...
Canada takes over
Men’s and women’s world ranking led by Canada[more]
Sidney Crosby celebrates the Olympic gold medal win for Canada which also means the number one position in the new world ranking. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – It’s an all-Canadian Olympics in hockey. After winning the men’s and women’s ice hockey tournaments and claiming back the number-one position from the U.S. in the IIHF...
An era comes to an end
Switzerland without Ralph Krueger, after 13 years[more]
According to a hockey saying only three things are certain: death, taxes and...
Reaction after gold medal game
Sid the kid's goal gave everyone a lot to talk about[more]
VANCOUVER – Canada’s thrilling 3-2 overtime win closes out the 2010 Olympic...
Miller gets MVP honours
All-stars: three Americans, two Canadians, one Slovak[more]
VANCOUVER – The 2010 Olympic men's hockey all-stars and Most Valuable Player...
Slovak player had presence of pseudoephedrine[more]
VANCOUVER – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Sunday that...