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Bogdan Trineyev Cut From Russia’s National Junior Team

This past weekend we found out that Washington Capitals prospects Hendrix Lapierre and Vincent Iorio didn’t make Canada’s National Junior team, but Oskar Magnusson did make Sweden’s National Junior team.

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Washington Capitals’ Prospect Connor McMichael Records Goal in Team Canada’s 5-0 Victory Over Russia In World Junior Semi-Finals

Hockey Canada Now in the first week of January 2021, the 2021 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championships will soon be wrapping up. With a roster filled with many talented young players, the 2020 defending champion Team Canada took … Continue reading

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Capitals’ 2019 First-round Pick Connor McMichael Helps Rally Team Canada To Gold Medal In 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship

Already having a banner season with the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League, the Washington Capitals’ 2019 first-round pick Connor McMichael added to his impressive 2019-20 campaign with a goal that helped Team Canada capture the Gold Medal in the … Continue reading

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Insult After Injury: Team Canada Captain Barrett Hayton Leaves Helmet On During Russian Anthem Following 6-0 Loss

Chad Hipilito/Canadian Press As if a blowout, 6-0 loss to Team Russia in the preliminary round of the 2020 World Junior Championship was bad enough, Team Canada captain Barrett Hayton, who has played 14 games for the Arizona Coyotes this … Continue reading

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Connor McMichael, Team Canada Steamrolled By Team Russia 6-0, Lose Alex Lefreniere to Injury

After an exciting 6-4 win over the United States in the opening game of the 2020 World Junior Tournament, Canada got a piece of humble pie on Saturday as Russia cruised to a 6-0 win over the Canadians, giving every … 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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“I Left The Room” – Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov Addresses Video Allegedly Showing Him With Suspicious Substance

After a bronze medal run with Team Russia at the 2019 International Ice Hockey Federation’s World Championships, Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov found himself under intense social media speculation on Monday when a video surfaced showing the Caps’ superstar center sitting … 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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Finland Tops Russia, 1-0, In IIHF World Championship Semifinal

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin, center Evgeny Kuznetsov, and defenseman Dmitry Orlov’s hopes of winning the IIHF World Championships were shut down on Saturday when Finland came on top in a 1-0 victory over Russia in the Semifinal. Finland will … Continue reading

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Team Russia Beats Team USA 4-3, Will Face Team Canada in Semi-Finals

Thursday was the start of the elimination round in this year’s IIHF World Championship, and as luck would have, opened with a heavyweight battle, as Team USA and Team Russia renewed acquaintances at Ondrej Nepela Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia. This … Continue reading

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