2017 IIHF World Championship Group B

Group B was one of two groups of the 2017 IIHF World Championship. The four best placed teams advanced to the playoff round, while the last placed team was relegated to Division I in 2018.[1]

StandingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1   Canada 7 6 0 1 0 32 10 +22 19 Playoff round
2    Switzerland 7 3 2 2 0 22 14 +8 15
3   Czech Republic 7 3 2 0 2 23 14 +9 13
4   Finland 7 2 2 1 2 20 22 −2 11
5   France (H) 7 2 2 0 3 23 19 +4 10
6   Norway 7 2 0 2 3 13 19 −6 8
7   Belarus 7 2 0 1 4 15 27 −12 7
8   Slovenia (R) 7 0 0 1 6 13 36 −23 1 Relegation to Division I A
Source: IIHF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) result against closest best-ranked team outside tied teams; 6) result against second-best ranked team outside tied teams; 7) seeding before tournament.
(H) Host; (R) Relegated.

All times are local (UTC+2).

MatchesEdit

Finland vs BelarusEdit

5 May 2017
16:15
Finland  3–2
(2–0, 0–1, 1–1)
  BelarusAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 5,078

Czech Republic vs CanadaEdit

5 May 2017
20:15
Czech Republic  1–4
(0–1, 0–1, 1–2)
  CanadaAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 8,834

Switzerland vs SloveniaEdit

6 May 2017
12:15
Switzerland   5–4 GWS
(4–0, 0–1, 0–3)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 1–0)
  SloveniaAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 4,922

Belarus vs Czech RepublicEdit

6 May 2017
16:15
Belarus  1–6
(0–2, 1–1, 0–3)
  Czech RepublicAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 6,635

Norway vs FranceEdit

6 May 2017
20:15
Norway  3–2
(0–0, 2–1, 1–1)
  FranceAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 7,893

Slovenia vs CanadaEdit

7 May 2017
12:15
Slovenia  2–7
(0–3, 1–3, 1–1)
  CanadaAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 9,128

Finland vs FranceEdit

7 May 2017
16:15
Finland  1–5
(0–1, 1–2, 0–2)
  FranceAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 11,433

Norway vs SwitzerlandEdit

7 May 2017
20:15
Norway  0–3
(0–0, 0–2, 0–1)
   SwitzerlandAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 7,782

Belarus vs CanadaEdit

8 May 2017
16:15
Belarus  0–6
(0–1, 0–2, 0–3)
  CanadaAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 4,363

Finland vs Czech RepublicEdit

8 May 2017
20:15
Finland  3–4 GWS
(3–0, 0–0, 0–3)
(OT 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
  Czech RepublicAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 8,112

Slovenia vs NorwayEdit

9 May 2017
16:15
Slovenia  1–5
(0–3, 1–1, 0–1)
  NorwayAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 2,696

Switzerland vs FranceEdit

9 May 2017
20:15
Switzerland   3–4 GWS
(0–1, 2–0, 1–2)
(OT: 0–0)
(SO: 0–1)
  FranceAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 6,747

Switzerland vs BelarusEdit

10 May 2017
16:15
Switzerland   3–0
(1–0, 1–0, 1–0)
  BelarusAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 3,212

Finland vs SloveniaEdit

10 May 2017
20:15
Finland  5–2
(0–1, 2–0, 3–1)
  SloveniaAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 3,436

Czech Republic vs NorwayEdit

11 May 2017
16:15
Czech Republic  1–0 OT
(0–0, 0–0, 0–0)
(OT: 1–0)
  NorwayAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 6,381

Canada vs FranceEdit

11 May 2017
20:15
Canada  3–2
(1–1, 1–1, 1–0)
  FranceAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 14,510

Czech Republic vs SloveniaEdit

12 May 2017
16:15
Czech Republic  5–1
(3–0, 1–0, 1–1)
  SloveniaAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 2,805

France vs BelarusEdit

12 May 2017
20:15
France  4–3 GWS
(1–0, 1–2, 1–1)
(OT 0–0)
(SO: 1–0)
  BelarusAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 6,802

Norway vs FinlandEdit

13 May 2017
12:15
Norway  2–3 OT
(1–0, 0–2, 1–0)
(OT: 0–1)
  FinlandAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 8,108

Slovenia vs BelarusEdit

13 May 2017
16:15
Slovenia  2–5
(2–1, 0–4, 0–0)
  BelarusAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 7,158

Canada vs SwitzerlandEdit

13 May 2017
20:15
Canada  2–3 OT
(2–0, 0–0, 0–2)
(OT: 0–1)
   SwitzerlandAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 12,932

France vs Czech RepublicEdit

14 May 2017
16:15
France  2–5
(0–1, 1–2, 1–2)
  Czech RepublicAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 13,003

Switzerland vs FinlandEdit

14 May 2017
20:15
Switzerland   2–3 OT
(2–1, 0–0, 0–1)
(OT: 0–1)
  FinlandAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 10,860

Canada vs NorwayEdit

15 May 2017
16:15
Canada  5–0
(2–0, 2–0, 1–0)
  NorwayAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 5,093

France vs SloveniaEdit

15 May 2017
20:15
France  4–1
(0–0, 2–0, 2–1)
  SloveniaAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 12,807

Belarus vs NorwayEdit

16 May 2017
12:15
Belarus  4–3
(0–0, 2–1, 2–2)
  NorwayAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 3,867

Czech Republic vs SwitzerlandEdit

16 May 2017
16:15
Czech Republic  1–3
(0–1, 1–1, 0–1)
   SwitzerlandAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 4,531

Canada vs FinlandEdit

16 May 2017
20:15
Canada  5–2
(3–1, 1–1, 1–0)
  FinlandAccorHotels Arena, Paris
Attendance: 10,202

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "All systems go for 2017". iihfworlds2017.com. 9 August 2016. Archived from the original on 3 October 2016. Retrieved 21 September 2016.

External linksEdit