Post Tagged with: "WJHC"

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Top 10 Players to Watch at the 2014 World Junior Championships

With the 2014 World Junior Hockey Championships only days away, we take a look at a few of the players to watch and some who could have a significant impact […]

5 Team Sweden Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

5 Team Sweden Players to Watch For at World Junior Championships

After looking at several other competing nations, we now focus our attention on the host nation’s roster. Given that they are playing on their own ice and are bringing back […]

Flyers Well Represented at the 2014 World Juniors

Flyers Well Represented at the 2014 World Juniors

Every year on Boxing Day (December 26th for non-Canadians), hockey fans are given one final holiday gift.  The gift is the beginning of the 2014 under-20 World Junior Championships.  The […]

Zach Fucale is the top ranked goaltender for the NHL Entry Draft  [photo: David Chan]

Canadiens Prospect Zach Fucale Will Fix Canada’s World Junior Goaltending Problem

Montreal Canadiens prospect Zach Fucale will be the backbone of the Canadian entry at the upcoming World Junior Championships, a team that will be in search of their first Gold […]

by · December 14, 2013 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens, Prospects
Jonathan Drouin could be a future dream linemate of  Steven Stamkos [photo: David Chan]

Canada Announces WJC Selection Camp Roster

Hockey Canada announced it’s selection camp roster today for the upcoming World Junior Championships in Sweden. With Brent Sutter back behind the helm, there’s a new sense of optimism as […]

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World Juniors 2013: Florida Panthers Prospects Grades

As the anthems are being sung and medals handed out, the hockey world celebrates the accomplishments of all nations involved at this years WJHC. Among these nations, five Florida Panthers’ prospects participated and played hard in this year’s tournament. Here is how your future Florida Panthers fared.

by · January 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
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WJHC: Team USA An All-Around Talent Showcase

With the NHL lockout dragging on and on and fans growing increasingly frustrated with the “business” of hockey, the World Junior Hockey Championships couldn’t be a more welcome diversion.

by · January 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship
Ryan Strome is just one player that will be rising through the Isles' system in the coming years, and there will surely be many more.

Translating Ryan Strome’s Success at the World Juniors

After scoring six points in Team Canada’s first five games, Islanders fans must be wondering if Ryan Strome will crack New York’s roster if the NHL lockout is lifted. Excelling […]

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Team Canada vs Team USA Preview #2013WJC

With the United States dismantling the Czech Republic by a final score of 7-0 Wednesday morning, Canada will now play Team USA in the semi-finals at the 2013 World Junior […]

by · January 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Previews and Predictions, World Junior Hockey Championship
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Team USA Goaltender John Gibson Shining at World Junior Championship

Goaltender John Gibson has been the best player on the ice for Team USA at the World Junior Championship in Ufa, Russia. Gibson has certainly lived up to the hype on the world stage facing the […]

by · December 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, OHL, Player Profiles, World Junior Hockey Championship
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2012-13 World Junior Championship: Canada vs Russia Preview

Fresh off an entertaining 2-1 victory over Team USA, Canada is now set to take the ice with Russia. With first place and a days rest while the loser likely […]

by · December 30, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, World Junior Hockey Championship
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World Juniors 2013: Malcolm Subban’s Silencing Critics

Coming into the 2013 World Junior Championship, goaltending was Canada’s biggest question mark. It appears the problem has now been solved.

Malcolm Subban has stepped up to the plate for his country, and his country has never been more proud of him.

by · December 30, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, CHL, OHL, World Junior Hockey Championship