Event Notes: German Hockey Federation Honors Late Goaltender In '17 Worlds Logo
German Hockey Federation (DEB) will honor late national goaltender Robert Müller, who died in '08 due to a brain tumor, "in the logo for the 2017 IIHF World Championship." The logo "consists of the flags of both host nations, Germany and France, in the background and a German goaltender with the No. 80 in the foreground" (DPA, 5/21). ... The football game Barcelona was scheduled to play near Tel Aviv "has been definitively canceled due to difficulties that have arisen." Israeli officials confirmed the news, adding that "Barcelona's visit has not been canceled, just the game" (EFE, 5/22).