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Panthers Fan Guide: IIHF World Championships

by Adelyn Biedenbach / Florida Panthers


Celebrating it's 80th year, the IIHF World Championship gets underway Friday, May 6. Three Florida Panthers will participate in this year's tournament: Jussi Jokinen and Aleksander Barkov representing Team Finland and Mike Matheson representing Team Canada.

Links to keep you up to speed with the Worlds:

Click here to read the Tournament Rules & Regulations

Click here for a full schedule of all IIHF 2016 World Games

Click here to read more about Jokinen and Barkov on Team Finland

Click here to read about Matheson on Team Canada

Click here to see the schedule of games that NBC Sports will air


or check out the schedule of games featuring Panthers (Times in EST):

Friday, May 6

·       USA v. Canada (Matheson) 9:15 a.m.

·       FIN (Jokinen,Barkov) vs Belarus 1:15 p.m.

Saturday, May 7

·       No Panthers Active

Sunday, May 8

·       Hungary v. Canada (Matheson) 5:15 a.m.

·       Finland (Barkov, Jokinen) v. Germany 9:15 a.m.

Monday, May 9

·       Belarus v. Canada (Matheson) 9:15 a.m.

·       Finland (Barkov,Jokinen) v. USA 1:15 p.m.

Tuesday, May 10

·       No Panthers Active

Wednesday, May 11

·       Finland (Barkov,Jokinen) v. Hungary 1:15 p.m.

Thursday, May 12

·       Canada (Matheson) v. Germany 1:15 p.m.

Friday, May 13

·       No Panthers Active

Saturday, May 14

·       France v. Finland (Barkov, Jokinen) 5:15 a.m.

·       Canada (Matheson) v. Slovakia 1:15 p.m.

Sunday, May 15

·       Slovakia v. Finland (Barkov, Jokinen) 1:15 p.m.

Monday, May 16

·       Canada (Matheson) v. France 9:15 a.m.

Tuesday, May 17

·       Canada (Matheson) v. Finland (Barkov, Jokinen) 1:15 p.m.

Thursday, May 19

·       Quarterfinals, TBD

Saturday, May 21

·       Semifinals, TBD

Sunday, May 22

·       Bronze Medal Game 9:15 a.m. TBD

·       Gold Medal Game 1:15 p.m. TBD

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