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Nielsen still has wings

Herning veteran as reliable as his national team

Published 21.11.2017 14:58 GMT+1 | Author Lucas Aykroyd
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Detroit's Frans Nielsen, the first Danish citizen to make the NHL, has played at seven top-level IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Nobody expected Frans Nielsen to play 700 NHL games. But nobody expected the Danish national team to stay in the elite division every year since 2003 either.

 

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Finns claim Karjala Tournament

Denmark, Latvia & Russia also win events

Published 14.11.2017 12:10 GMT+1 | Author Andrew Podnieks, Martin Merk
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Mikko Koskinen helped Finland win the Karjala Tournament with an event-leading 93.88% save percentage. Photo: Minas Panagiotakis / HHOF-IIHF Images
It was a busy weekend for 24 men’s national teams during the international break. Finland, Russia, Denmark, Latvia and Poland were among the tournament winners.

 

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The perfect match

Carpark North will write Official Song

Published 10.11.2017 11:53 GMT+1 | Author Organizing Committee
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The Danish band Carpark North – with hits like “Human” and “Transparent and glasslike” – was never in doubt, when they were asked.

 

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