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Canada first, Czechs second, Russians third

Published 14.05.2016 23:30 GMT+3 | Author
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With a 30-4 goal difference Canada deservedly sits atop the latest Power Rankings. Photo: Minas Panagiotakis / HHOF-IIHF Images
The defending champions from Canada are back in first place in the fifth edition of our Power Rankings. The Czechs slip to second, while host Russia is third.
1.  Canada  Canada:  We dedicate this victory to The Babcock
2.  Czech  Czech Republic:  We won the bet, so now they’re Kafkastan
3.  Russia  Russia:  Ovi, we love that you came, and we hate that you had to
4.  Finland  Finland:  Video reviews are fun because you can drink more beer
5.  USA United States:  Nick? Zsa Zsa Gabor wants to see you
6.  Sweden  Sweden:  Gustav, how’s it feel to be THE NEXT KING OF SWEDEN?
7.  Germany  Germany:  Hungary! Beating Belarus are such copycats!
8.  Denmark  Denmark:  Trevor? It’s Jim. This is a different Nicklas Jensen, right?
9.  Suisse Switzerland:  Mommy, why can’t our guys score from behind the net?
10.  France France:  Video reviews...Sartre explores them in Nausea
11.  Latvia  Latvia:  In Latvian, Bicevskis means “biggest biceps”
12.  Slovakia Slovakia:  We begged Gallagher to jump Marchand
13.  Hungary  Hungary:  The next one won’t take 77 years. Respect!
14.  Norway  Norway:  You know, Espen Knutsen is the same age as Jagr...
15.  Kazakhstan  Kazakhstan:  In Soviet times, the cheerleaders were different
16.  Belarus Belarus:  Some people like to score in both nets...but is that legal?


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The Power Rankings are for the enjoyment of readers, and reflect the progress of teams during the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. They are distinct from the official standings and IIHF World Ranking.


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