Wrapping-up U18 Worlds
Why the U.S. won and how the other teams fared
Published 27.04.2015 18:02 GMT+2 | Author
As IIHF President Rene Fasel declared the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship closed, it was once again the USA that raised the victor’s trophy.
USA takes second straight gold!
Thrilling US overtime goal sinks Finns
Published 27.04.2015 00:54 GMT+2 | Author
Many kids dream of scoring an overtime gold medal-winning goal. US forward Colin White has now done just that, giving Team USA a 2-1 victory over Finland!
Canada wins bronze
Canadians defeat Swiss 5-2
Published 27.04.2015 01:42 GMT+2 | Author
Two goals from Glenn Gawdin and 28 saves by goaltender Zach Sawchenko helped earn the bronze medal as Canada defeated Switzerland 5-2.
- USA aims for double The United States and Finland will drop the puck in a few hours’ time, preceded by a bronze medal tilt between Canada and U18 tournament hosts Switzerland.
- Swiss fairy tale comes to an end The rematch between Finland and Switzerland at the 2015 U18 Worlds semi-final game went to the Finns, but not without a battle from the Swiss in a 5-4 OT loss.
- USA heading to gold medal game Two teams with their eyes set on gold met this afternoon in a battle of North American titans. Both took convincing routes to the semifinal.
- The Goalie Whisperer Team Canada's goaltending coach Fred Brathwaite experienced about as much as a hockey player can experience in a pro career.
- Latvia remains in top division Game two of the relegation round against Latvia was a do-or-die situation for German.
- Huge win for Switzerland Playoff time is when teams step up and show what they're made of, and on Thursday night in Zug the Swiss U18 national team did just that.
- Slovak cinderella story won't take place in Switzerland The high-flying Finns had to travel to Lucerne to face the upstart Slovaks, but had no issues in a 3-0 shutout.
- Canada moves on Canada is rounding into form at the right time, dispatching Sweden 5-3 and advancing to the semi-finals at the 2015 IIHF U18 World Championship.
- USA gains ticket to semifinal 23.04.2015 High powered offense too much for Czechs
- First game secured 23.04.2015 Latvia opens relegation round with 5-3 victory
- Czechs roll into the playoffs 21.04.2015 Dominant 5-0 win over Swiss
- Remain undefeated 21.04.2015 Swedes can't muster enough against strong Russians
- Canada tops in Group B 21.04.2015 Defeat Finns 3-2, earn No. 1 seed for playoff round
- Tourney's biggest victory 21.04.2015 US finish preliminary round with offensive bang
- Swiss get their first W 20.04.2015 Malgin's OT blast sends Latvia to relegation round
- With everything to lose 20.04.2015 Germany goes down to Slovakia in overtime shootout
- Canada picks up the pace 19.04.2015 Win over Czechs sets up showdown with Finland
- Goals aplenty 19.04.2015 USA tops Sweden 6-4 in high-scoring affair
- Finland keeps winning 19.04.2015 Latvia facing must-win game against Swiss
- Russia beats Slovakia 19.04.2015 Group A leaders aiming for top seed, playoffs
- Update on Jakub Zboril suspension 19.04.2015 Czech defenceman to miss game against Canada
- Back in the groove 18.04.2015 Sweden regains momentum with convincing 7-1 victory
- Canada drops Switzerland 18.04.2015 Barzal scores pair, Swiss winless through two games
- Finland crashes the party 17.04.2015 Tournament hosts Switzerland fall in opening game
- Russia rolls along 17.04.2015 Down Germany 6-0, Krasotkin gets the shutout
- USA rolls 17.04.2015 Slovakia punished by angry Americans 10-0
- Czechs rebound 17.04.2015 Defeat Latvia 4-1, even up record in Zug
- Finns look good in debut 16.04.2015 Drop Czech Republic 6-1
- Canada off to good start 16.04.2015 Six in 2nd sinks Latvia
- Defending champs fall to Russia 16.04.2015 Samsonov the star in net with 50-save effort
- Like father, like son 16.04.2015 Matthew Tkachuk before his IIHF debut
- Slovakia stands tall 16.04.2015 Open U18s with big upset of Sweden
- Young guns at it again 16.04.2015 U18 World Championship set to begin
- Hunter named U18 coach for Canada 27.03.2015 Herbers, Robitaille assistants
- Preparing for U18 Worlds 09.02.2015 Teams used February break for last test
- Dine&View in Zug 19.01.2015 Hospitality packages at U18 Worlds
- First tickets go on presale 11.12.2014 Great hockey at a great price
- Team USA in shape 10.11.2014 Defending champs win Four Nations Tournament
- 22 officials named 22.10.2014 Refs, linesman for U18 Worlds known
- Power of the future 08.10.2014 U18 Worlds heads to Central Switzerland
- Russia’s draft star 22.09.2014 Kaprizov bright spot amid U18 failure
- Czech junior comeback 22.09.2014 Once troubled program back on the rise
- Kylington for the big stage 22.09.2014 Top prospect likes chances with U18 team
- Arctic Adventure 22.09.2014 Slovak Filip Lestan destined to realize dreams
- New coach for Finland 22.09.2014 Marttila takes over U18 lions