World Junior Championship

World Junior Championship roundup: USA upset by Czech Republic, Canada advances

Czech Republic 4, United States 2 — Tomas Suchanek (2023 draft eligible) made 28 saves and Jiri Kulich (Buffalo Sabres) had a goal and two assists to help the Czech Republic stun the defending champions. Logan Cooley (Arizona Coyotes) and Carter Mazur (Detroit Red Wings) scored for the United States, which has outscored opponents 22-4 …

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On Tap: The quarter-finals of the World Junior Championships are about to begin

The 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship resumes with the quarterfinals on Wednesday. The semifinals are Friday, and the championship and third-place games are Saturday. On Tap for the quarter finals All games on NHL Network in the US, TSN and RDS in Canada Finland vs. Germany (12 p.m. ET) — Finland’s top line includes two …

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World Junior Championship roundup: McTavish has four goals in Canada’s win

Day 3 games Canada 11, Slovakia 1 — Mason McTavisha potential Anaheim Ducks forward, had four goals and two assists to give Canada its second consecutive Group A win. “It’s pretty cool for sure,” McTavish said. “It’s a special moment, but obviously I credit it to my teammates … they were looking for me the …

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World Junior Championship recap: USA tops Sweden, stays undefeated

Day 6 games United States 3, Sweden 2 — Matt Coronato (Calgary Flames) scored two goals and the United States took first place in Group B in the final game of the preliminary round. Brett Berard (New York Rangers) scored, Logan Cooley (Arizona Coyotes) had two assists and Kaidan Mbereko (2023 NHL Draft eligible) made …

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Luke Hughes is gaining experience through an intense schedule

PLYMOUTH, Mich. — Luke Hughes has such a busy schedule, the New Jersey Devils prospect sometimes has a hard time keeping it straight. The 18-year-old defenseman played one game for the United States at the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alberta, before the tournament was canceled on Dec. 29 due …

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Bedard leads Canada’s roster for the 2022 World Junior Championships

Connor Bedard, a top prospect for the 2023 NHL Draft, is among the 25 players who will play for Canada at the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship. The tournament will be played at Rogers Place in Edmonton from August 9-20. Bedard was fourth in the Western Hockey League last season with 100 points (51 goals, …

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