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2021 World Championship dates announced

Will be played May 21-June 6 in Belarus, Latvia; U.S., Canada in same group

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The 2021 IIHF World Championship will be held May 21-June 6 in Minsk, Belarus, and Riga, Latvia.

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United States, Canada paired together for 2021 World Championship

Defending champion Finland highlights second group in 16-team preliminary round

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The United States and Canada will be in the same group for preliminary-round play at the 2021 IIHF World Championship.

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2020 IIHF World Championship canceled because of coronavirus

Tournament was scheduled to take place in Switzerland from May 8-24

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The 2020 IIHF World Championship was canceled Saturday because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Laviolette to coach United States at World Championship

Was fired by Predators on Jan. 6, will lead national team for fourth time

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Peter Laviolette was named coach of the United States for the 2020 IIHF World Championship on Wednesday.

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Fantasy stock rising from 2019 World Championship

Nylander thrives for Sweden after down season with Maple Leafs; Red Wings skaters Mantha, Hronek gain value from tournament

by Rob Reese @NHLReese / NHL.com Fantasy Editor

NHL.com identifies players who had standout performances for their countries at the 2019 World Championship and how it impacts their fantasy hockey stock for 2019-20. For more fantasy coverage, visit NHL.com/Fantasy and subscribe for free to the NHL Fantasy on Ice podcast.

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World Championship Buzz: Finland defeats Canada for gold medal

Russia tops Czech Republic in shootout to win bronze

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The 2019 IIHF World Championship in Slovakia is a showcase for NHL players of the present, past and future who are not involved in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The 16-nation tournament began May 10 and runs through May 26.

Most of the World Championship games will be broadcast by NHL Network. The schedule is here

The World Championship Buzz is NHL.com's hub for all the results and news from the tournament.

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Jokiharju gets more gold with Finland at World Championship

Blackhawks defenseman also helped win World Junior tournament in January

by Aaron Vickers / NHL.com Correspondent

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia -- Henri Jokiharju has won more gold with Finland.

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Canada seeking 27th IIHF World Championship with win against Finland

Would tie tournament record; Russia to play Czech Republic for bronze medal

by Adam Kimelman @NHLAdamK / NHL.com Deputy Managing Editor

Canada and Finland will play for the gold medal at the 2019 IIHF World Championship at Ondrej Nepela Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, on Sunday (2 p.m. ET; NHLN).

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2019 World Championship schedule, rosters

International tournament to be held through May 26 in Slovakia

by Adam Kimelman @NHLAdamK / NHL.com Deputy Managing Editor

Sweden will try to win a third consecutive gold medal at the 2019 IIHF World Championship, to be held in Slovakia through May 26.

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Seider raises 2019 Draft stock with performance at World Championship

Defenseman prospect helped Germany reach quarterfinals

by Aaron Vickers / NHL.com Correspondent

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia -- Moritz Seider, a defenseman prospect eligible for the 2019 NHL Draft, opened plenty of eyes with his performance with Germany at the 2019 IIHF World Championship in Slovakia.

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