Tag Archives: World Hockey Championship

  • Finnish Coaches Exchange Awkward Handshake (GIF)

    Finnish Coaches Exchange Awkward Handshake (GIF)

    It wasn’t exactly smooth sailing for Finland during their preliminary round match against Latvia at the IIHF World Hockey Championships on Tuesday.  Whether it was the fact that they gave up 36 shots to an inferior Latvia team, or the fact that they only managed 27 shots of their own, there were plenty of times […]

  • Simon Moser Faints After Taking A Hit From Canada’s Dion Phaneuf (Video)

    Simon Moser Faints After Taking A Hit From Canada’s Dion Phaneuf (Video)

    Switzerland’s Simon Moser is not the first player to lose consciousness following a check from Dion Phaneuf.  However, he may very well be the first to lose consciousness a few minutes after the hit. During a preliminary round game between Canada and Switzerland at the IIHF World Hockey Championships earlier today, Phaneuf leveled Moser with […]

  • IIHF 2009 World Championship Preview

    IIHF 2009 World Championship Preview

    Total Pro Sports – Tomorrow is opening day of the 2009 IIHF World Hockey Championships in Berne/Zurich-Kloten, Switzerland.  Russia is coming in as the defending champs after beating Canada on Canadian soil in overtime of the gold medal game last year.  Can they do it again?  Here’s a quick breakdown of how we see it […]