2016 Hockey Champions

The most recent issue of the hockey news had a great section on all of the 2016 hockey champions from across the Globe. ┬áVery cool to see all of the different hockey leagues and the respective champions of each league. ┬áHere’s a quick visual of the 2016 Hockey Champions.

2016 Hockey Champions

Here is just a sample of some of the hockey champions from across the world for 2016.

2016 Hockey Champions

  1. NHL (North America) – Pittsburgh Penguins
  2. KHL (Russia) – Metallurg Magnitogorsk
  3. SHL (Sweden) – Frolunda Indians
  4. SM-LIIGA (Finland) – Tappara Tampere
  5. NLA (Switzerland) – SC Bern
  6. TipSport Liga (Slovakia) – HK Nitra
  7. TipSport Extraliga (Czech Repulic) – Bili Tygri Librec
  8. AHL – Lake Erie Monsters
  9. ECHL – Allen Americans
  10. CWHL (Canadian Woman’s Hockey League) – Calgary Inferno
  11. WHL (Western Hockey League – Canada/US) – Brandon Wheat Kings
  12. OHL (Ontario Hockey League – Canada/US) – London Knights
  13. QMJHL (Quebec Major Junior Hockey League – Canada/US) – Rouyn-Noranda Huskies
  14. NCAA (Women) – Minnesota Golden Gophers
  15. NCAA (Men) – North Dakota Fighting Hawks
  16. CIS (Women) – University of Montreal Carabins
  17. CIS (Men) – University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds
  18. USHL (US) – Tri-City Storm
  19. NAHL – Fairbanks Ice Dogs
  20. SPHL – Pensacola Ice Flyers
  21. National Ice Hockey League (England) – Blackburn Hawks
  22. Elite Ice Hockey League (UK) – Nottingham Panthers
  23. English Premier Hockey League – Guildford Flames
  24. AIHL (Australia) – Newcastle North Stars
  25. All Japan Ice Hockey Championship – Nippon Paper Cranes

Pretty cool to see that hockey is such a global game and that men and women across the globe are playing the greatest game on ice!