2016-17 National Men's Team

2016-17 National Men's Team
Ryan O’Reilly scored and Calvin Pickard made 40 saves, but Canada fell 2-1 in a shootout to Sweden to settle for the silver medal at the 2017 IIHF World Championship.
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Jerseys worn by Canada’s National Men’s Team at the IIHF World Championship will be up for auction at eBay.ca from May 11-21.
Claude Giroux will wear the ‘C’ in Paris, with Matt Duchene, Ryan O’Reilly and Marc-Édouard Vlasic serving as alternates.
Five gold medallists from 2016 are back, including two – Matt Duchene and Ryan O’Reilly – chasing a third-straight gold.
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.
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.
Team Canada alumnus Sean Burke, a gold medallist as a player and staff, will serve as general manager at the Deutschland Cup.
Canada erased a two-goal deficit to advance to the gold medal game.
Skinner got the GWG, and the Canadians held on to edge the co-hosts.
Marner had two goals and an assist, leading Canada to its sixth win.
Parayko scored two of the four PPGs to help Canada clinch first place.
O’Reilly and Marner scored, but Canada lost its first at the worlds.
Vlasic got the GWG on a friendly bounce, and Canada edged the hosts.
MacKinnon and Point had two goals apiece, and Canada blanked Belarus.
MacKinnon had a hat trick and an assist to help Canada past Slovenia.
Barrie and Skinner had 1G 1A each, leading Canada to an opening win.
Simmonds and Giroux had 1G 1A, helping Canada to a pre-worlds win.
Three second-period goals helped Canada to its 14th Spengler Cup.
Pouliot had 1G 2A, leading Canada back to the Spengler Cup final.
Raymond, Gormley and Ebbett had 1G 2A each, and Canada advanced.
Ebbett scored the winner, and Canada edged the Spengler Cup hosts.
Noreau scored two, but Canada dropped its opener at the Spengler Cup.
Clark scored two goals to lead Canada to a 3-1 win over Germany.
Clark and Scott had a goal and an assist apiece in a shootout loss.
Kinrade and Robinson scored on the PP to lead Canada over the Swiss.
Szczechura scored two goals, and Canada topped Hungary in Budapest.
2017-18 NWT: NOR 4 – CAN 0 (Icebreaker)
Lacasse made 22 saves, but Canada was blanked in the tournament final.
2017-18 NWT: CAN 3 – ROY 1 (Icebreaker)
Poulin scored twice in the third period to send Canada to the win.
2017-18 NWT: CAN 4 – FLA 1 (Icebreaker)
Saulnier got the GWG to lead Canada to its first Icebreaker victory.
2017-18 NWT: NOR 4 – CAN 2 (Icebreaker)
Daoust and Spooner scored, but Canada dropped its tournament opener.