2011 IIHF World Junior Championship

CANADA 3 - RUSSIA 5
GOLD MEDAL | WED. JAN. 5

Ryan Ellis, Carter Ashton and Brayden Schenn put Canada in a 3-0 lead after 40 minutes, but the Russians scored five unanswered goals in the third period, leaving the Canadians with silver for the second year in a row.

 

UNITED STATES 4 - SWEDEN 2
BRONZE MEDAL | WED. JAN. 5

It wasn’t the result they wanted, but the United States was able to give its fans something to cheer about on the final day of the 2011 championship The 4-2 win over Sweden marks the first time the U.S. has medalled in two consecutive World Juniors.

 

2011 WORLD JUNIOR ITEMS
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Do you want to own a piece of Canada’s National Junior Team? Game-worn Team Canada jerseys, helmets and gloves from the 2011 IIHF World Junior Championship are up for auction at www.ebay.ca through Monday, January 10. » more

 

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Do you want to practice your skills – skating, shooting, stickhandling – using the same drills as Canada’s National Junior Team? Now you can, thanks to videos and drills from Hockey Canada and TSN. » more

 

CANADA 4 - UNITED STATES 1
SEMIFINAL | MON. JAN. 3

Curtis Hamilton and Quinton Howden scored first period goals to kick start the offence as Canada advanced to a 10th consecutive World Junior gold medal game. It’ll face Russia on Wednesday in a rematch of the Boxing Day opener.

 

CANADA 4 - SWITZERLAND 1
QUARTER-FINAL | SUN. JAN. 2

Casey Cizikas scored the game-winning goal late in the second period and Brayden Schenn added two assists to his tournament-leading point total as Canada set up a much-anticipated semifinal showdown with the U.S. with a win.

 

CANADA 10 - NORWAY 1
PRELIMINARY | WED. DEC. 29

Brayden Schenn became just the third Canadian to score four goals in a World Junior game, joining Lemieux and GagnГ©, and added an assist for good measure, as Canada stayed undefeated in Group B with a win.

 

CANADA 5 - SWEDEN 6 (SO)
PRELIMINARY | FRI. DEC. 31

Curtis Hamilton scored twice and Ryan Johansen added three assists, but Canada dropped a shootout decision to the Swedes, meaning they will have to go the long way, through Sunday’s quarter-finals, if they hope to play for gold.

 

2011 IIHF World Junior Championship
 
Mon, Jan 03, 2011
SWE 3 - RUS 4  (SO) (Semifinal)
USA 1 - CAN 4 (Semifinal)
Tue, Jan 04, 2011
GER 1 - NOR 3 (Relegation)
FIN 2 - SUI 3  (SO) (5th Place)
CZE 5 - SVK 2 (Relegation)
Wed, Jan 05, 2011
SWE 2 - USA 4 (Bronze)
RUS 5 - CAN 3 (Gold)
 
Group A
Team GP W L PTS
USA 6 4 1 11
FIN 6 3 1 10
SUI 6 2 3 9
SVK 6 1 4 5
GER 6 0 5 1
Group B
Team GP W L PTS
SWE 6 3 1 11
CAN 7 5 1 10
RUS 7 4 2 9
CZE 6 3 3 6
NOR 6 1 5 0
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