The party continues at Maple Leaf Square outside the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Skills clinics, musical guests, Team Canada and Maple Leafs alumni appearances – even a clown – highlight the final days of the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship.
As Canada’s National Junior Team makes its way through the final few days of the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship, members of the 1993 and 1994 gold-medal-winning teams were reunited and recognized by Hockey Canada in Toronto.
After enjoying the IIHF World Junior Championship at home in Malmö last year, a trio of Swedish fans packed their Tre Kronor jerseys – and their unique head wear – and followed their team across the pond to this year’s World Juniors in Toronto.
In six previous trips to the IIHF World Junior Championship, equipment manager Bryan Boyes has helped Canada’s National Junior Team win six medals, including four gold. With the tournament now in his own backyard, will the streak continue?
Mike Comrie played for Canada on three occasions and won a gold medal at the 2003 IIHF World Championship. Now Bill and Roxanne Comrie hope to see another Comrie son, Eric, backstop his country to gold at the 2015 World Juniors.
As the ultimate hockey experience moves to Toronto for the medal round, fans can expect the chance to win prizes, enjoy interactive displays and get up-close with players who have won gold with Team Canada at the IIHF World Junior Championship.
Nic Petan scored a hat trick, Curtis Lazar and Connor McDavid assisted on all three and Canada beat Slovakia in the semifinals to book its spot in the gold medal game at the IIHF World Junior Championship for the first time since 2011.
Curtis Lazar and Connor McDavid led the way with three points each and Zachary Fucale needed to make only 14 saves as Canada shut out Denmark Friday night in the quarter-finals of the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Max Domi led the way with two goals, and Sam Reinhart added a goal and two assists as Canada’s National Junior Team wrapped up first in Group A by beating the Americans at the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Sam Reinhart scored the game’s first two goals, Zach Fucale finished with 27 saves and Canada’s National Junior Team beat the defending gold medallists to keep pace with the U.S. at the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Connor McDavid finished with a goal and two assists, Eric Comrie made 17 saves for the shutout and Canada’s National Junior Team scored three times on the power play to blank Germany at the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Robby Fabbri had two goals and two assists, 11 players had at least a point and Zach Fucale needed to make just 12 saves as Canada’s National Junior Team blanked Slovakia to open the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Max Domi had a hat trick, Anthony Duclair added three assists and Zachary Fucale needed to make just 14 saves for the shutout, helping Canads finish the RBC Road to the World Juniors with a win over Switzerland in Montreal, Que.
An early power play goal by Max Domi set the tone for the offence as five different players found the back of the net and Eric Comrie made 17 saves Sunday to lead Canada past Sweden in its second game on the RBC Road to the World Juniors.
Josh Morrissey scored early in the second period to open the scoring, and Canada held a 53-20 advantage in shots on goal, but the Canadians dropped an overtime decision to Russia in its first game on the RBC Road to the World Juniors.