Canada overcomes adversity to beat Czech Republic in quarterfinals. EDMONTON — They are what the Canadians thought they were. Canada slogged through a 3-0 win to set up a semi-final date with Russia on Monday, outshot 29-25 by the Czechs , the first time in the 2021 world juniors that Canada was outshot.
Canada leads 2-0 but the Czech Republic outshot Canada 12-8.
Full schedule for the 2021 World Junior Championship
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|Canada vs . Switzerland||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
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USA results: Americans shock Canadians with shutout, win gold at 2021 World Juniors. And on the 12th day, the Hockey Gods gifted us with the perfect ending to the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship — Canada versus the United States with a gold medal on the line.
EDMONTON, Alta. – Devon Levi (Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Que./Northeastern University, HE) did it again, making 28 saves to backstop Canada’s National Junior Team into the gold medal game at the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship with a 5-0 semifinal win over Russia on Monday night.
After the conclusion of the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship quarter-finals, the semi-final start times have been set for Monday (4 January). The host Canadians will face Russia at 16:00, and the U.S. will battle Finland at 19:30. All games take place at Edmonton’s Rogers Place.
The road to gold, to back-to-back gold, officially opened for Canada on Saturday, and the team advanced with a 3-0 quarterfinal victory over the Czech Republic . Canada entered the contest having won Group A with four consecutive victories by a combined 33-4 score . Compared to those contests, this one was a lot closer.
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship
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USA results: Americans shock Canadians with shutout, win gold at 2021 World Juniors . And on the 12th day, the Hockey Gods gifted us with the perfect ending to the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship — Canada versus the United States with a gold medal on the line.
Spencer Knight, Team USA blank Team Canada to win 2021 IIHF World Juniors . Spencer Knight made 34 saves for a shutout and Trevor Zegras had a goal and an assist as Team USA defeated Team Canada 2-0 in the gold-medal game to win the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship on Tuesday.
The Canadians opened up the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship with a lopsided 16-2 win over a depleted German roster, who due to COVID-19 positive tests could only field a roster of 14 (nine forwards, five defensemen and two goalies).
Canada at 9:30 p.m. ET on NHL Network. EDMONTON, Alberta — Arthur Kaliyev (Staten Island, N.Y.) scored the game- winner with 1:16 left in regulation to lift the U.S. National Junior Team to a hard fought 4-3 victory over Finland tonight in the semifinals of the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship.
– Devon Levi (Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Que./Northeastern University, HE) continued his run of lights-out netminding with another shutout, Jamie Drysdale (Toronto, Ont./Erie, OHL) scored the lone goal early in the third period and Canada’s National Junior Team blanked Russia 1-0 in pre-tournament play Wednesday ahead of the
Canada takes on Russia and the United States faces Finland in Monday’s semifinals . The gold and bronze-medal games are Tuesday. Dylan Cozens had a goal and an assist Saturday against a tenacious Czech side. Connor McMichael scored into an empty net and defenceman Bowen Byram also scored at Rogers Place.