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Connor McMichael Scores In Team Canada’s 7-2 Trouncing Of Fellow Caps Prospect Martin Has’ Czech Republic

The 2019 World Junior Championship game on Tuesday between host country Czech Republic and Team Canada was a game of Special Teams, as Canada tied a team-tournament record by scoring five power-play goals en route to a 7-2 win over … Continue reading

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Martin Hugo Has Records Three Points In Czech Republic’s 4-3 Loss To Germany At World Juniors

Photo: Washington Capitals Washington Capitals prospect, Martin Hugo Has, scored a goal and picked up two assists in the Czech team’s second game of the 2020 World Junior Tournament in the Czech Republic. They fell 4-3 to Team Germany.

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Czech Mates: Czech Out These Capitals Connections – And Slovaks, Too

Photo: Koláž iSport.cz The current Washington Capitals roster includes several players who hail from the region that was once known as Czechoslovakia (until 1993).  The players include Radko Gudas, Michal Kempny, and Jakub Vrana, who are Czech, and Richard Panik … Continue reading

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Connor McMichael Scores In Team Canada’s 6-4 Win Over Team USA; Martin Hugo Has And Czech Republic Beat Russia

Team Canada and the United States faced-off on Thursday afternoon in the opening games for each team at the 2020 World Junior Tournament in the Czech Republic. Washington Capitals prospect Connor McMichael (London Knights/OHL) spearheaded a Canadian comeback, scoring Team … Continue reading

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2020 IIHF World Junior Championship Tournament Preview: Connor McMichael, Martin Hugo Has Will Represent The Washington Capitals

The 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship opens on Thursday, December 26 from Ostrava and Trinec, the Czech Republic, with the best under-20-year-old players from around the hockey world squaring off in a round-robin format followed by a medal round ending … Continue reading

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Russia Beats Czech Republic 3-2 In Shootout, Takes Bronze Medal

Photo: Team Russia And just like that, the final day of the 2019 IIHF World Championship was upon us. It was medal day in Bratislava, Slovakia. In the first game of the day, Team Russia beat the Czech Republic 3-2 … Continue reading

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Canada Crushes Czech Republic, 5-1, At IIHF World Championships

Photo: Sports Interaction Blog Canada advanced to the Gold Medal game against Finland with a 5-1 victory over the Czech Republic in the World Championship semifinal on Saturday afternoon. Washington Capitals forward Jakub Vrana drew back into the lineup for … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana, Czech Head Coach Address Vrana’s Healthy Scratch Against Germany; His Chances to Play Against Canada In Semi Final

Photo: iDNES.cz We first reported Thursday morning that the potential for Jakub Vrana being a healthy scratch in the Czech’s quarterfinal game against Germany Thursday evening was a real possibility. As it turned out, Vrana was indeed a healthy scratch, … Continue reading

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Jakub Vrana Scores Two Goals; Czech Republic Wins 5-2 At World Championship Game

Photo: @narodnitym The first day of “Worlds” began on Friday with games going on in Bratislava and Košice, Slovakia. Capitals forward Jakub Vrana had the opening goal for the Czech Republic in the 2019 IIHF World Championship.

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Interview with Jakub Vrana at The World Championship [Translated]

Photos: isport The Czech media outlet, isport.blesk.cz conducted an interview with Washington Capitals forward, Jakub Vrana at the IIHF World Championships competition in Brno, Slovakia, on May 2-3.  The following is a translation from that interview.

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