Sweden Hockey Games

Sweden Hockey Games
February 6-11, 2001
Stockholm, SWE

6-4 WIN OVER RUSSIA CLINCHES THIRD PLACE FOR CANADA

Canada evened its record at 2-2-0, earning a second straight third place finish at the Sweden Hockey Games. Russia's loss dropped them to last place in the five team tournament. Host team, Sweden, won the tournament with a record of 3-1-0 followed by Finland, Canada, the Czech Republic and Russia respectively.

TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

The Canadian Men's National Team looks to improve on last year's third place finish going into Stockholm, Sweden for the 2001 Sweden Hockey Games, which run February 6th through 11th, 2001.

This year's Sweden Games entry is comprised mainly of Canadian players who are currently playing professionally in Europe.

The group includes such names as Michael Peca, Pat Falloon, Rico Fata, Lonny Bohonos and Dwayne Roloson among others.

The tournament is one of the bigger international events in the hockey season and this year features teams from Russia, Finland, the Czech Republic and Sweden.

Rosters/Alignements
CAN RUS FIN
CZE SWE    

Schedule/Results
Date Game/Result Event Location
February/Février
6 RUS 2 CZE 1 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE
6 CAN 1 SWE 5 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE
7 FIN 3 CZE 2 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE
8 CAN 3 FIN 6 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE
9 CAN 3 CZE 1 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE
10 RUS 1 FIN 4 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE
10 CZE 2 SWE 1 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE
11 CAN 6 RUS 4 Sweden Games Stockholm, SWE

Final Standings/Classement final
Rk Team

GP

W

T

L

GF:GA

TP

OTW

OTL

Rk Team

GP

W

T

L

GF:GA

TP

OTW

OTL

1
SWE

4

3

0

1

10 : 5

9

0

0

2
FIN

4

2

1

1

14 : 8

8

1

0

3
CAN

4

2

0

2

13 : 16

6

0

0

4
CZE

4

1

1

2

6 : 9

4

0

1

5
RUS

4

1

0

3

8 : 13

3

0

0

For more information:
Brad Pascall Vice-President, Hockey Operations