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Czechia scores late to eliminate Canada from world juniors

Czechia scores late to eliminate Canada from world juniors

Jan 2, 2024 | 11:46am
Jakub Stancl scored his second goal of the game with 11.7 seconds left in third period as Czechia survived a blown 2-0 lead to defeat Canada 3-2 and advance to the semifinals at the world junior hockey championship on Tuesday. Tomas Cibulka had the other goal for Czechia. Michael Hrabal made 28 saves to get the win. […]

Blais scores twice, Canada beats Germany 5-2 to win gold at men’s hockey worlds

May 28, 2023 | 1:59pm

Sammy Blais scored twice as Canada beat Germany 5-2 to capture gold at the men’s world hockey championship today. Lawson Crouse, captain Tyler Toffoli and Scott Laughton also scored, and Peyton Krebs pitched in two assists for Canada. JJ Peterka and Daniel Fischbuch had the goals for Germany, which was in the gold-medal game for […]

Regina preparing bid with Saskatoon to host 2025 World Juniors

Apr 12, 2023 | 6:57am

The City of Regina is teaming up with the City of Saskatoon to bid on hosting the 2025 edition of the ‘World Juniors.’ At Wednesday’s Executive Committee meeting, city administration recommends that city council approve a contribution of $400,000 to host the 2025 IIHF World Junior Championship. The City of Saskatoon has already approved a […]

Connor Bedard etches name into WJC history books with scoring output

Jan 6, 2023 | 8:34am

Connor Bedard strung together the best scoring performance at a world junior hockey championship in 20 years, leading his country to its 20th gold medal on Thursday. The 17-year-old had a tournament-best 23 points (nine goals, 14 assists), which was the fourth-highest total at a single world junior championship. The Canadian Press takes a look at the five greatest […]

Canada beats Czechia for 20th world junior gold

Jan 6, 2023 | 8:31am

Dylan Guenther didn’t think he’d ever get his moment. The same goes for Shane Wright. Now they have a gold medal — and memories to last a lifetime. Guenther scored his second goal of the night at 6:22 of overtime as the tournament hosts survived a blown 2-0 lead in the third period to defeat […]

Connor Bedard puts on another show, Canada thumps Austria at world juniors

Dec 29, 2022 | 8:40pm

Connor Bedard had two goals and four assists as Canada pounded Austria 11-0 for the host country’s second straight blowout win at the world junior hockey championship Thursday. The 17-year-old phenom who plays for the WHL’s Regina Pats, tied Jordan Eberle, also a former Regina Pat, for the national record with his 14th career goal […]

Bedard shines as Canada gets back on track at world juniors with 11-2 rout of Germany

Dec 28, 2022 | 8:19pm

Connor Bedard had a hat trick and four assists as Canada got back on track at the world junior hockey championship Wednesday with an emphatic 11-2 victory over Germany. Dylan Guenther also had a hat trick — all off Bedard passes — while Brandt Clarke and Logan Stankoven each added a goal and two assists. […]

Canada looking for a ‘reset’ after humbling loss at world juniors

Dec 28, 2022 | 8:30am

Dylan Guenther is all for elite players using every available tool at their disposal. He’s one of them. It’s when that skill stretches outside a team’s structure where issues can arise. Canada attempted “The Michigan” move twice in the early stages of Monday’s embarrassing 5-2 opening-night loss to Czechia at the world junior hockey championship. Adam Fantilli […]

Canada set to open world junior camp after strange summer event: ‘A cleaner process’

Dec 8, 2022 | 12:35pm

James Boyd had a lot more runway this time. Moved from last December and January to August because of COVID-19, the postponed and reimagined 2022 world junior hockey championship presented unique challenges. For the head of Hockey Canada’s management group, it was a daily battle just to figure out which players would show up in […]