KHODYNKAâ€”May 8, 2007 History was made today when the IIHF announced the first-ever tournament on European soil featuring club teams from the National Hockey League and champions from the European leagues. The Victoria Cup will be competed for on an annual basis beginning September 2008. It will be a three-team competition, two teams from Europe and one from the NHL. The series is the first ever initiative to pit the top teams from North America versus the top teams from Europe. Link http://live82.ihwc.net/english/article/news/index.ihwc?&artId=2646 Interesting.