The Norwegians only one player from NHL — mats Zuccarello (new York Rangers). Note that the former forward of SKA, the winner of the Gagarin Cup-2015 Patrick Thoresen this time refused to participate in the tournament, citing a groin injury.

Team Norway will play in the 2016 world Cup in Moscow in the same group with a team of Latvia. By the way, that in the meeting between these two teams will probably be addressed very much in the last day of the group stage (17 may).

The national team of Norway at the world Cup-2016:

goalies Lars Haugen ("Farjestad"), Lars Volden ("Regle"), Steffen Seberg ("Valerenga")

defenders — Jonas Jules, OLE-Kristian Tollefsen (both "Farjestad"), Matthias Norsteve ("Brunes"), Johannes Johannsen, Dennis Sveum (both "Stavanger"), mats Trygg, Henrik Hedegaard (both "Lorenskog")

forwards — Morten Ask ("Valerenga), Anders Bastiansen, Thomas Olsen (both "Asker"), Robin Dahlström ("Lorenskog"), Kristian Forsberg, Mathias, Chretiens (both "Stavanger"), mats Olsen (Frølund"), Ken-Andre Olimb ("Dusseldorf"), Matis Olimb ("Kloten"), Michael Haga ("Altona"), Niklas Growth ("Sarpsborg"), Martin Roymark ("Farjestad"), Andreas Wall ("Mora"), Andreas Martinsen (Colorado), mats Zuccarello (Rangers, NHL).