There probably won't be a 2014 NHL All-Star Game due to the XXII Winter Olympics being held in Sochi, Russia from February 7th to 23rd, 2014. The NHL, the NHLPA, and the IIHF have yet to finalize the participation of NHL players in the Olympics.
The 2014 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships was held on December 26th, 2013 through January 5th, 2014 in Malmo, Sweden. The two venues are Malmo Arena and Malmo Isstadion. Ten teams were qualified for the tournament. Group A played at the Malmo Isstadion and consisted of the following teams: the United States, Canada, Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Germany. Group B played at Malmo Arena and consist of the following teams: Sweden, Russia, Switzerland, Finland, and Norway.
Kazakhstan (Group B) and Italy (Group A) qualified via promotion from Division I at the 2013 championship tournament.
Sweden, Czech Republic, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, France (all in Group A) and Finland, russia, United States, Switzerland, Germany, Latvia, (all in Group B) all qualified based upon having a top 14 finish at the 2013 IIHF World Championship