International Ice Hockey Federation

U.S. women on top

IIHF Women’s World Ranking released

Published 12.04.2016 05:57 GMT-7 | Author Martin Merk
U.S. women on top U.S. women on top
Women’s World Champion and now also number one in the IIHF Women’s World Ranking: Team USA. Photo: Matt Zambonin / HHOF-IIHF Images
With the last tournaments of the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship program over, the IIHF has released the 2016 IIHF Women’s World Ranking.


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A family affair

Maschmeyer clan has history in Kamloops

Published 04.04.2016 19:05 GMT-7 | Author Jason LaRose
A family affair A family affair
KAMLOOPS, BC - MARCH 28: Canada's Emerance Maschmeyer #30 walks down corridor prior to preliminary round action against the U.S. at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/HHOF-IIHF Images)
Let’s set the scene: April 16, 2012. Kamloops. Game 6, WHL Western Conference quarter-final.


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MVP goes to Knight

Two Americans, two Finns on all-star team

Published 04.04.2016 23:13 GMT-7 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
MVP goes to Knight MVP goes to Knight
Hilary Knight was named Most Valuable Player, Best Forward of the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey Women’s World Championship and made it to the All-Star Team. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
The IIHF announced its 2016 Women's World Championship media all-star team, as well as its Most Valuable Player (MVP) and tournament directorate awards.


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