TXHT Opinion – Kuznetsov, We Have A Problem

On Friday, August 23rd, 2019 the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) suspended Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov for four (4) years for a violation of World Anti-Doping Code Article 2.1 (Presence of a Prohibited Substance). Per the IIHF statement the following was released: The case concerns a test indicating a prohibited substance, cocaine, according to … Continue reading TXHT Opinion – Kuznetsov, We Have A Problem

2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 4 Recap

Today was Day 4 of the 2019 IIHF World Championships from Slovakia.   In Group A action from Kosice, there were two games in action today:   United States v. Finland Slovakia v. Canada   The United States would defeat the team from Finland with a 3-2 overtime win.   https://twitter.com/IIHFHockey/status/1127981176591912960   In the second … Continue reading 2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 4 Recap

2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 3 Recap

Today in Day 3 of the IIHF World Championships, there were six contests.   There will be a quick recap of the contests that took place in Day 3 action.   In Group A action from Košice, you had the following games taking place:   United States v. France Denmark v. Germany Great Britain v. … Continue reading 2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 3 Recap

2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 2 Recap

Earlier today, in Day 2 of the IIHF World Championships, there were six games on the schedule.   Steel Arena (Košice): Denmark 5, France 4 (SO) Germany 3, Great Britain 1 Slovakia 4, Finland 2 Ondrej Nepela Arena (Bratislava): Switzerland 9, Italy 0 Latvia 5, Austria 2 Czech Republic 7, Norway 2 To start off … Continue reading 2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 2 Recap

2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 1 Recap

Yesterday the 2019 IIHF World Championships kicked off action with four games taking place.   Steel Arena (Košice): Finland 3, Canada 1 Slovakia 4, United States 1   Ondrej Nepela Arena (Bratislava): Russia 5, Norway 2 Czech Republic 5, Sweden 2   In the first contest taking place in Košice yesterday, Team Finland would knock off … Continue reading 2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 1 Recap