Thursday Caterwaul: Florida Panthers & IIHF World Championship Open Forum

Eight teams enter, four teams leave as the tournament moves to the knockout phase with a pair of quarterfinal games in Helsinki and a pair in Stockholm today.

Today's Quarterfinal Round Matches (IIHF Website and live scoring)

all games will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Network (directv 220)

  • Russia vs. USA (Bjugstad) 6 am
  • Switzerland vs. Czech Republic (Fleischmann) 8:45 am
  • Finland vs. Slovakia (Kopecky) 11:30 am
  • Canada (Campbell) vs. Sweden (Markstrom) 2:15 pm

Tournament Stats Among Panthers Participants (through preliminary round)

And of course, feel free to discuss anything Panther-related or regarding the NHL playoffs (schedule)