CALGARY, AB – Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team will face Finland in a quarterfinal at the 2008 IIHF World Under-18 Championship in Kazan, Russia, beginning at 5:00 a.m. ET/2:00 a.m. PT on Sunday, April 20th. The game can be seen on TSN/RDS, the official broadcasters on Hockey Canada, beginning at 9:00 a.m. ET/6:00 a.m. PT. Check your local listings for broadcast times in your area.
Canada’s finished the preliminary round with a 6-0 win over Slovakia on Friday, wrapping up second place in Group A. Matthew Duchene (Haliburton, ON/Brampton, OHL) scored a hat trick – all on the powerplay – while goaltender Jake Allen (Fredericton, NB/S t. John’s, QMJHL) made 23 saves for the shutout.
TSN/RDS will also broadcast a semi-final on Monday, April 21st, as well as the gold medal game on Wednesday, April 23rd. Check your local listings for broadcast times in your area.
|For more information:|
Lisa Dornan Director, Communications Hockey Canada 403-777-4557 / 403-510-7046 (mobile) email@example.com
Francis Dupont Manager, Media Relations/Communications Hockey Canada 403-777-4564 firstname.lastname@example.org
|Morgan Bell Coordinator, Media Relations Hockey Canada 403-284-6427 email@example.com||Esther Madziya Coordinator, Media Relations Hockey Canada 403-284-6484 firstname.lastname@example.org|