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Brayton Wilson
January 02, 2020 - 8:28 pm
Two of the Buffalo Sabres' four prospects taking part in the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship in the Czech Republic will have a chance to medal after wins in the quarterfinal round on Tuesday in Ostrava. Dylan Cozens and Team Canada, as well as Erik Portillo and Sweden are heading to the...
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Canada-Czech Republic
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Brayton Wilson
January 01, 2020 - 5:25 pm
Unlike previous days of surprising upsets and close matchups at the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship in the Czech Republic, the final day of preliminary action saw a number of games that went in favor of some of the powerhouse countries of the tournament. Perhaps the feature game of the day came...
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USA-Russia
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Brayton Wilson
December 30, 2019 - 1:49 pm
The United States grabbed its second win of the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship on Sunday with a 3-1 win over Russia in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The win for the Americans gives them their fifth consecutive win over the Russians at this tournament, which dates back to the 2017 IIHF World Junior...
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USA-Germany
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Brayton Wilson
December 28, 2019 - 10:49 am
What started off as a nail-biter for the United States ended up being a much-needed 6-3 win over Germany in Day 2 of the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship in Ostrava, Czech Republic. After coming off a 6-4 loss to Canada in the opening day of action, the U.S. needed to right the ship with a win...
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Canada-USA
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Brayton Wilson
December 27, 2019 - 7:19 am
The 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship kicked off on Thursday in the Czech Republic with four games on the docket that featured three of the four Sabres prospects taking part in the tournament. The first game of the tournament featured Matej Pekar and the host Czechs taking on Russia in Ostrava,...
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Brayton Wilson
December 26, 2019 - 8:15 am
It is one of the greatest annual hockey spectacles every year - the IIHF World Junior Championship. The 2020 World Juniors is slated to be a thrilling tournament this year as for the first time since 2016, the tournament heads back to Europe to take place in the Czech Republic. Group A, that...
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Brayton Wilson
January 06, 2019 - 10:43 am
For the third time in six years, Finland captures gold at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. The Finns wrapped up the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship on Saturday, stunning the United States with a late 3-2 win at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. After a scoreless...
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Brayton Wilson
January 05, 2019 - 10:23 am
For the second time in three years, the United States will play for the gold medal at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. On Saturday night, USA Hockey will go for the program's fifth ever gold medal as they get set to face Finland in the final game of the 2019 World Juniors in Vancouver,...
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Brayton Wilson
January 02, 2019 - 10:44 am
The preliminary round of the 2019 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship has wrapped up in Vancouver and Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The Buffalo Sabres will have all four of their prospects playing in the tournament taking part in the quarterfinal round, which gets underway on Wednesday...
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June 13, 2018 - 5:00 pm
The World Cup will be coming back to North America in eight years. On Wednesday, a trio bid (also dubbed the "United 2026") of the United States, Mexico and Canada out-bid Morocco to earn the rights to host the 2026 World Cup. According to FIFA's bid evaluation report, United 2026 earned a score of...
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