In the midst of all the action, here are some of the best headlines going on right now for the tournament and for the future.
IIHF Grows in Asia
Great news! Hockey is expanding into Asia and Indonesia, Nepal, and the Philippines are new members!
Fact: The last time these teams met so late in the tournament was in 1991! The two most interesting players in the upcoming game, 18 year old Auston Matthews and 19 year old Connor McDavid, were not even born then.
The venues for future tournaments have been announced! Hint: One of them will be in the Ukraine next year!
One century of this game and League is a wonderful milestone to celebrate. Let's hope to do this in the next century!