Goalies to Watch at the World Juniors

The World Juniors are set to begin Boxing day and we couldn’t be more excited! It’s a time where goalies can make names for themselves at a tournament by staggering big countries. One of the most recent in memory was Denis Godla for Slovakia, winning the tournament MVP honours with many 40 plus shot games. So who is prepped for making some magic at the tournament … Continue reading Goalies to Watch at the World Juniors

Non-Canadian Players to Watch

Jack Hughes, USA- The spotlight is on Jack Hughes. Presumably will be the #1 pick in the 2019 NHL draft. Unlike past top picks, Hughes is playing for the US NTDP which is a step lower than College and the CHL. He’ll be USA’s top forward and brother Quinn (VAN) will be the go to defensemen. Being compared to Patrick Kane. Kaapo Kakko, Finland- Consensus … Continue reading Non-Canadian Players to Watch

What to Make of Team Canada

Here is everything you need to know about the 2018-19 Canadian World Junior team who is set to defend their Gold Medal in Vancouver. Forwards Max Comtois (ANA), that is your Captain, best two-way Forward and the ONLY returning player on this years World Junior team. Comtois became the only returnee when Alex Formenton (OTT) went down in an exhibition game against the CIS All-Stars. … Continue reading What to Make of Team Canada