Five players who won gold in 2016 will wear red and white at the IIHF World Championship, including two – Matt Duchene and Ryan O’Reilly – who are chasing a third title.
Jon Cooper will stand behind the bench as head coach, joined by assistants Gerard Gallant, Dave Hakstol and Dave King.
Ron Hextall will serve as GM in Paris and Cologne, alongside Sean Burke, Larry Carriere and Hockey Canada VP Scott Salmond.
Referees Olivier Gouin and Brett Iverson, and linesman Nathan Vanoosten will wear stripes at the IIHF World Championship.
Cory Emmerton scored the winner in a three-goal second period, and Canada beat HC Lugano 5-2 to win its 14th Spengler Cup.
A Team Canada alumnus, long-timer NHLer and former NHL and AHL coach, Luke Richardson is adding to his résumé in Davos.
Five players who won a Spengler Cup title last year are back as Canada looks to repeat for the first time since 2002-03.
Luke Richardson will lead the title defence at the Spengler Cup, with associate coach Dave King and assistant Gordie Dwyer.
Twenty-three Canadians playing across Europe this season, will wear the red and white of Team Canada at the Deutschland Cup.
Coaching legend Dave King will be joined by assistants Mike Pelino, Luke Richardson and Mike Stewart in Augsburg, Germany.