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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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Brayton Wilson
February 13, 2018 - 11:08 am
The International Ice Hockey Federation has reportedly named the locations for the next 14 Under-20 World Junior Championships, with the United Stats next scheduled to host the 2025 tournament and the 2030 tournament. The news was first tweeted out by TSN's Gord Miller. World Junior news, the IIHF...
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Brayton Wilson
January 05, 2018 - 7:51 pm
It was not the outcome that the United States had expected heading into the 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, but they still come away with some hardware in the end. After a disappointing loss for the Americans in the semifinals to Sweden on Thursday night, they bounce back with a 9-3...
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Brayton Wilson
January 04, 2018 - 11:04 pm
For the first time since 2014, Sweden will compete for a gold medal at the IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. Sweden punched their ticket to the gold medal game on Thursday at KeyBank Center with a 4-2 win over the defending gold medalists, the United States. The last time that Sweden had...
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Brayton Wilson
January 01, 2018 - 1:07 pm
Preliminary game action has wrapped up at the 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship, and the field is set for the quarterfinal round set to begin on Tuesday at KeyBank Center and HarborCenter. It was almost another collapse from the United States on Sunday at KeyBank Center, but thanks to...
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Brayton Wilson
December 29, 2017 - 6:21 pm
Nearly 10 years after the 2008 Winter Classic took place at Ralph Wilson Stadium, now known as New Era Field, outdoor hockey returned to Orchard Park as the United States and Canada squared off on Friday afternoon as part of 2018 IIHF Under-20 World Junior Championship. After suffering a 3-2 loss...
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Brayton Wilson
December 28, 2017 - 8:57 pm
It is arguably one of the biggest upsets at the IIHF World Junior Championship in recent memory. Slovakia, coming in losers of their first game to Team Canada on Wednesday, knocks off the United States 3-2 on Thursday night at KeyBank Center in Buffalo. It was Samuel Bucek who played the hero as he...
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