Hockey Canada Network |
Canada to Face USA in 2007 IIHF World Junior Championship Semi-Finals
January 1, 2007

LEKSAND, SWE – Canada’s National Junior Team will face USA in the 2007 IIHF World Junior Championship semi-finals on Wednesday, January 3rd.  The Canada/USA semi-final will be broadcast live on TSN/RDS and on The Fan Radio Network (check local listings) at 10:00 am (ET)/ 4:00 pm local.  

The other semi-final will have Russia taking on Sweden.

In quarter-final action on Tuesday, USA advanced to face Canada in the semi-finals on the strength of a 6-3 win over Finland while Sweden advanced to face Russia with a 5-1 win over the Czech Republic.

Wednesday, January 3 2007 – Semi-final Schedule

10:00 am (ET)/ 16:00 pm (local) | CANADA vs. USA | Leksand

13:30 pm (ET)/ 19:30 pm (local) | Russia vs. Sweden | Leksand

All of Canada’s games at the World Junior Championship will be broadcast live on TSN and RDS, the official broadcasters of Hockey Canada, as well as on The Fan Radio Network (check local listings). 

IMPORTANT NOTE TO MEDIA – For phone interview requests, contact Team Media Relations Manager André Brin.  Phone interview requests should be made in advance (by e-mail or phone) to assist in coordinating these requests within the team’s media obligations on-site as well the team’s schedule.  Media requests on-site will be given priority. Depending on times, live interviews may be difficult to coordinate around the team’s schedule and the time difference. Please take note of the time difference as you make your requests. Sweden is six hours ahead of Eastern Time, i.e. if it is 12:00 p.m. ET, it is 6:00 p.m. in Sweden.   



Cell Phone: 011 46 76 813 4844

RETURN FLIGHT ITINERARY – A detailed itinerary of return flights for members of Canada’s National Junior Team will be released on Thursday, January 4th.  Players and staff members will be returning to Canada and to their respective hometowns or club teams on Saturday, January 6th.

For further information on Canada’s National Junior Team, the World Junior Championship and Hockey Canada’s Program of Excellence, visit Hockey Canada’s official website, at

For more information:

André Brin
Director, Communications
Hockey Canada

Francis Dupont
Manager, Media Relations/Communications
Hockey Canada

Jason LaRose
Manager, Content Services
Hockey Canada

Kristen Lipscombe
Coordinator, Communications
Hockey Canada

Keegan Goodrich
Coordinator, Media
Hockey Canada

2014 Esso Cup: WEY 2 - SUD 1
Apr 20, 2014
Jenica Whitrow scoredwith less than two minutes to play to winit for Weyburn.
2014 WU18C: CAN 2 - SVK 1
Apr 20, 2014
Brendan Perlini’s two goals led Canada to a victory over the Slovaks.
2014 Esso Cup: STC 8 - MON 1
Apr 20, 2014
Sixteen players goton the score sheetas the hosts coastedto an opening win.
2014 Esso Cup: EDM 1 - FRA 0
Apr 20, 2014
Jessica Healey scoresthe game’s only goal as the Thunder winsits opener.
2014 WU18C: CAN 5 - GER 2
Apr 19, 2014
Ryan Gropp scored with 5:36 to go to help Canada to its second win.
2014 WU18C: CAN 3 - SWE 1
Apr 17, 2014
Virtanen scored twice to lead Canada to the tournament-opening win.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 5 – USA 1
Mar 30, 2014
U18 women win gold.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 1 – RUS 0 (OT)
Mar 29, 2014
Canada edges Russia in overtime.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 5 – CZE 0
Mar 26, 2014
Canadians shut out Czechs.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 7 – FIN 0
Mar 24, 2014
U18 women blank Finland.
2014 WWU18C: CAN 7 – JPN 1
Mar 23, 2014
Canada starts Worlds with win
2010 OLYW: Flag Raising
Feb 10, 2010
Canada's National Women's Team taking part in the Flag Raising ceremony at the Olympic Village in Vancouver, B.C.
Photo Credit: