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Team U.S.A. plays the perfect game and stonewalls Canada's potent offense to capture World Junior Gold
5:55am - Wed 06 Jan

Team U.S.A. plays the perfect game and stonewalls Canada's potent offense to capture World Junior Gold

Canada’s sterling run at the 2021 World Junior Championship ended in heartbreak Tuesday, as the Canadians fell to the rival Americans in the battle for the gold medal.
Finland pulls off comeback win over Sweden and will face the U.S.A. in the semifinals on Monday
6:04am - Sun 03 Jan

Finland pulls off comeback win over Sweden and will face the U.S.A. in the semifinals on Monday

Roni Hirvonen scored with 25 seconds remaining and Finland edged Sweden 3-2 in quarterfinal action Saturday at the world junior hockey championship.
Oiler's Prospect Kemp Coming Up Clutch For U.S.

Oiler's Prospect Kemp Coming Up Clutch For U.S.

Phil Kemp was one of the heroes of a 2-1 American victory over Russia in the early semi-final Friday, slotting the U.S. into an opportunity to claim their second gold in three years at the World Junior Hockey Championship.
The Swiss Miss. Czech Republic Gets OT Winner

The Swiss Miss. Czech Republic Gets OT Winner

David Kvasnicka scored 52 seconds into overtime as the Czech Republic beat Switzerland 2-1 on Wednesday in the opening game of the 2019 world junior hockey championship.
The Stage Is Set For A Golden Finn-USh

The Stage Is Set For A Golden Finn-USh

Like a ketchup bottle, the goals eventually flowed for Finland in a 6-1 win over Switzerland to book its spot in the gold medal game against the United States. And while the Finns are tipped as the underdogs, the Americans aren't buying it.

Finns Are On Top Of The World After Yet Another Gold

With three gold medals in the past six seasons, Finland is staking claim to elite status at the world juniors and a combination of talent and trust is making it happen. We also may have a bit of a 2019 draft debate on our hands.
Missing The 'Mark. Kazakhstan Takes Relegation Series Over Danes.

Missing The 'Mark. Kazakhstan Takes Relegation Series Over Danes.

Demid Yeremeyev made 25 as Kazakstan avoided relegation at the world junior championship with a 4-0 win over Denmark on Friday.
Do You Believe in ( Jr. ) Miracles?

Do You Believe in ( Jr. ) Miracles?

The U.S. will play for gold after beating Russia 2-1 at the world junior hockey championship on Friday.
Canadians Off To A Stellar Start At World Juniors

Canadians Off To A Stellar Start At World Juniors

Team Canada looked like the antithesis of the nervy, erratic side that laboured through three pre-tournament games last week, as the Canadians rollicked Denmark 14-0 to open the World Junior Championship on Wednesday.
Kazakhstan Feeling The Love In Victoria

Kazakhstan Feeling The Love In Victoria

Despite losing its four Pool B round-robin games in Victoria against Finland, United States, Slovakia and Sweden, the Kazakhstan team quickly became lovable underdogs.
U.S. Throws 41 Shots At Czechs To Get The Victory

U.S. Throws 41 Shots At Czechs To Get The Victory

Josh Norris had the eventual winner early in the second period as the United States held off a stubborn Czech Republic for a 3-1 win on Wednesday to advance to the semifinals of the world junior hockey tournament.
A Great Effort, But Canada Comes Up Short

A Great Effort, But Canada Comes Up Short

Finland tied the game late then won 2-1 in overtime to eliminate Canada from the World Junior Hockey Championship.
Survey Says.....

Survey Says.....

The Canadians faced a little adversity for the first time and didn't let bad habits seep in; Sweden's depth shows itself through two games; the Russians don't start the strongest, but history suggests they'll come around; and Kaapo Kakko looks very comfortable.
Embracing The Challenge Is Nothing New To Tim Hunter

Embracing The Challenge Is Nothing New To Tim Hunter

On a level ice surface, Canada should beat nearly everyone at hockey. This is what makes coaching Team Canada at a world junior championship, played in Canada, almost thankless.
Looking To The Future

Looking To The Future

Wednesday ahead of Team Canada’s first game of the tournament, the concourse outside Rogers Arena was packed with red jerseys and toques.
Huge Win For Swiss, As They Knock Off Sweden In Quarter Finals

Huge Win For Swiss, As They Knock Off Sweden In Quarter Finals

Switzerland defeated top-ranked Sweden 2-0 Wednesday in a quarterfinal upset at the world junior hockey championship.
4:41pm - 27 Dec 2018
Owen Tippett spin-o-rama - What a beauty!
It's Only Natural. Farabee's Trick Powers U.S. Past Kazakhstan.

It's Only Natural. Farabee's Trick Powers U.S. Past Kazakhstan.

Joel Farabee posted a natural hat trick and the United States amassed eight total goals as they easily took down Kazakhstan at the World Junior Championship.