Category Archives: WJC

WJC2017: USA wins gold in a 5-4 shootout win over Canada

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American Glory: Team USA takes the championship photo after edging Canada in a memorable final prevailing 5-4 in a shootout at the IIHF U20 World Junior Championship in Montreal. AP Photo via Getty Images…

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A Preview of USA vs Canada

Tonight at 8 PM on the East coast up in Montreal, USA takes on Canada in the U20 World Junior Championship for gold. If the past is any indication, it should be memorable. It’s all on the line at Bell … Continue reading

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WJC2016: USA defeats Sweden 8-3 to take bronze

Team USA came away with the bronze in a 8-3 win over Sweden. Matthew Tkachuk led the way with 2 goals and a assist. Continue reading

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WJC2016: USA falls to Russia 2-1 in semis

There won’t be gold for Auston Matthews and Team USA in Finland. Instead, they’ll play for the bronze tomorrow against Sweden after falling to Russia in the semifinals 2-1 at the Under 20 World Junior Championship. Russia advances to the … Continue reading

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USA shutout by Sweden 1-0

In the second game of the preliminary round, Team USA was shutout by Sweden 1-0 at the U-20 World Junior Championship in Helsinki, Finland. Two days after beating Canada 4-2 in the opener, the Americans were unable to beat Swedish … Continue reading

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Christmas brings in World Junior Championship

Merry Christmas to hockey fans. Here is a preview of USA and Canada for the WJC tomorrow in Finland. Continue reading

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Canada edges Russia 5-4 to win Gold in World Juniors Classic

Canada held off Russia 5-4 to win the gold medal at the U20 World Junior Championship at a frenzied Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Using a quick start thanks to Anthony Duclair’s goal 23 seconds in, they never trailed. It’s … Continue reading

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WJC Update Wild Second Has Russia trailing Canada 5-4

How great is this game? If the second period was any indication, we could be in for a sensational finish. Leading 2-1, Canada scored three straight to go ahead 5-1. The goalscorers were highly touted prospect Connor McDavid, Max Domi … Continue reading

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WJC Update: Duclair scores 23 seconds in for Canada

Anthony Duclair scored 23 seconds in for Canada setting the tone for the gold medal game in the U20 World Junior Championship. He won a battle along the boards beating two Russians and then one-timed a perfect Max Domi centering … Continue reading

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Duclair’s Goal Among Highlights in Canada’s 5-1 semi win over Slovakia

Anthony Duclair had a goal in Canada’s 5-1 semifinal win over Slovakia. Continue reading

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