Danish goalitender Fredrik Anderson, playing in his hometown of Herning, was named Directorate Award Best Goalie.
This year's World Championship, held in Denmark for the first time, attracted a whopping 520,481 fans to the 64 games, the 7th-highest total of all time.
Sweden's John Klingberg was named Directorate Award Best Defenceman, and his teammates took four of the six spots on the All-Star Team. Anders Nilsson was All-Star goaltender, leading the tournament with three shutouts, and both defencemen were Swedes--Adam Larsson and Oliver Ekman-Larsson. Finland's Sebastian Aho was named Best Forward by the directorate and made the All-Star Team as well.
The complete list of awards is as follows:
Best Goaltender--Frederik Andersen (DEN)
Best Defenceman--John Klingberg (SWE)
Best Forward--Sebastian Aho (FIN)
Media All-Star Team
Goaltender--Anders Nilsson (SWE)
Defencemen--Adam Larsson (SWE)/Oliver Ekman-Larsson (SWE)
Forwards--Rickard Rakell (SWE)/Patrick Kane (USA)/Sebastian Aho (FIN)
Patrick Kane (USA)