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Unbeaten Canada stays on top

Published 14.12.2021 15:38 GMT+2 | Author
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It was another big win for the defending champs over Hungary (7-1) on Sunday. Photo: Minas Panagiotakis / HHOF-IIHF Images
With the tournament's best goal difference (+10), Canada stays on top in the second edition of the Power Rankings, followed by the Finns and Czechs.
1.  Canada  Canada:  Fun fact: St. Petersburg is named after Bill Peters
2.  Finland  Finland:  Patrik? Olga wants to give you...a Leafs jersey!
3.  Czech  Czech Republic:  The Russians were like, “Furch!”
4.  Slovakia  Slovakia:  Give Ciger a cigar! (No, no, it’s a metaphor!)
5.  Sweden Sweden:  We mention Nyquist. He wins the Derby. Coincidence?
6.  USA  United States:  Auston? Olga is going through a phase
7.  Latvia  Latvia:  Nah, you’re right, probably was Hasek...
8.  Russia  Russia:  Laika says: “Woof! Woof!”
9.  Norway Norway:  Next on Tuesday Night Rivalry, it’s Kazakhstan-Norway
10.  Denmark Denmark:  Yes, but we have better beer
11.  France  France:  Allez les Blues! Allez les Blues!
12.  Kazakhstan Kazakhstan:  “Long shot” – yep, that’s us
13.  Suisse  Switzerland:  Look at his jersey! Norway’s goalie is Voldemort!
14.  Germany  Germany:  Marco Sturm is scoring like Gretzky in Phoenix
15.  Belarus  Belarus:  What if we got the Zamboni to park in front of our net?
16.  Hungary Hungary:  You stole our victory, Michael Matheson


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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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