2010 IIHF World Championship

RUSSIA 1 - CZECH REP. 2
GOLD MEDAL | SUN. MAY 23

In dramatic fashion, the Czechs have returned to the top of the hockey world. On Sunday night, they ended a 27-game Russian World Championshp win streak at with a 2-1 gold medal victory, claiming the crown for the first time in five years.

 

SWEDEN 3 - GERMANY 1
BRONZE MEDAL | SUN. MAY 23

Jonas Andersson's goals early and late in the third period held up as Sweden beat the host squad from Germany 3-1 in the bronze-medal game this afternoon. It was the second straight year the Swedes finished third at the Worlds.

 

CANADA 2 - RUSSIA 5
QUARTER-FINAL | THUR. MAY 20

John Tavares and Matt Duchene scored Canada’s lone goals in a 5-2 loss to Russia in the quarterfinals of the 2010 IIHF World Championship in Germany. The loss ended Canada’s streak of eight-straight trips to the semifinals of this championship.

 

CANADA 2 - CZECH REPUBLIC 3
QUALIFICATION | TUES. MAY 18

A last minute effort, including a goal from Matthew Duchene with just over a minute left in the third period, wasn’t enough for a Canadian comeback Tuesday, with the Czechs taking the last game before quarter-finals 3-2 in the end.

 

SWEDEN 3 - CANADA 1
QUALIFICATION | SUN. MAY 16

Johan Harju opened the scoring and Jonas Andersson contributed two more goals to give Sweden a 3-1 victory over Canada. The Canadians will need to fight hard for a win when they face the Czechs Tuesday.

 

CANADA 12 – NORWAY 1
QUALIFICATION | FRI. MAY 14

Jordan Eberle scored once and added three assists in his world championship debut and John Tavares notched a hat trick as Canada scored the game’s final dozen goals to earn a lopsided victory over the Norwegians.

 

CANADA 1 - SWITZERLAND 4 | PRELIMINARY | WED. MAY 12
John Tavares scored Canada's lone goal to momentarily get the Canadians within a goal, but that would be Canada's only offence as it settled for second in Group B and lost to the Swiss for the first time at the Worlds.

CANADA 6 - LATVIA 1 | PRELIMINARY | MON. MAY 10
John Tavares and Mark Giordano both contributed a couple of markers each to Canada’s 6-1 win over Latvia during World Championship action Monday in Germany. Steven Stamkos and Steve Downie also scored.

CANADA 5 - ITALY 1 | PRELIMINARY | SAT. MAY 7
Canada's World Championship team opened the 2010 Worlds with a solid 5-1 win over Italy in Germany on Saturday afternoon. Team Canada's second game of the tournament is against Latvia on Monday.

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SCOREBOARD

World Championship
Fri May 21, 2010
Off Day
Sat May 22, 2010
SWE 2 - CZE 3
RUS 2 - GER 1
Sun May 23, 2010
SWE 3 - GER 1
RUS 1 - CZE 2
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