TLA Worldwide and Nine Live have announced the return of the Ice Hockey Classic series for 2016. The series will again feature Canada and the United States competing in four games in four cities across Australia. Melbourne, Perth and Sydney remain on the schedule, with Brisbane being dropped in favour of Adelaide. Canada won the 2015 edition of the Ice Hockey Classic, defeating the United States three games to one.
- 17 June 2016: Rod Laver Arena
- 18 June 2016: Allphones Arena
- 24 June 2016: Adelaide Entertainment Centre
- 25 June 2016: Perth Arena