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Bratislava & Kosice, Slovakia | May 10-26

The 2019 International Ice Hockey Federation Men's World Championship will be held in Kosice & Bratislava, Slovakia, from May 10-26, 2019. 

Team USA enters the 2019 competition after earning bronze last May in Copenhagen, Denmark. 

The bronze medal win gave the U.S. its third bronze medal (2013, 2015, 2018) and fourth top-four finish in the last six IIHF Men's World Championships, a feat the country has not accomplished since medaling in three of the five tournaments it competed in from 1939-1950. 

All of Team USA's preliminary round games will be played at Steel Arena in Kosice, Slovakia, as the U.S. competes in Group A alongside Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain and Slovakia.The U.S. will open the competition against host Slovakia on Friday, May 10 at 2:15 p.m. ET. 

U.S. Schedule

Date Opponent Round Time (Local/ET) Location
Tues., May 7 Germany Pre-Tournament 7:00 p.m./1:00 p.m. SAP Arena
Mannheim, Germany
Fri., May 10 Slovakia Preliminary 8:15 p.m./2:15 p.m. Steel Arena
Kosice, Slovakia
Sun., May 12 France Preliminary 12:15 p.m./6:15 a.m. Steel Arena
Kosice, Slovakia
Mon., May 13 Finland Preliminary 4:15 p.m./10:15 a.m. Steel Arena
Kosice, Slovakia
Wed., May 15 Great Britain Preliminary 4:15 p.m./10:15 a.m. Steel Arena
Kosice, Slovakia
Sat., May 18 Denmark Preliminary 12:15 p.m./6:15 a.m. Steel Arena
Kosice, Slovakia
Sun., May 19 Germany Preliminary 4:15 p.m./10:15 a.m. Steel Arena
Kosice, Slovakia
Tues., May 21 Canada Preliminary 8:15 p.m./2:15 p.m. Steel Arena
Kosice, Slovakia
Thurs., May 23 TBD Quarterfinals TBD TBD
Sat., May 25 TBD Semifinals 3:15 p.m. & 7:15 p.m./9:15 a.m. & 1:15 p.m. Ondrej Nepela Arena
Bratislava, Slovakia
Sun., May 26 TBD Bronze/Gold-Medal Games 3:45 p.m. & 8:15 p.m./9:45 a.m. & 2:15 p.m. Ondrej Nepela Arena
Bratislava, Slovakia

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