U18: Canada scores three third period goals to down Germany
Ryan Gropp, Travis Konecny and Jared McCann scored third-period goals to lead Canada to a 5-2 win over Germany at the world under-18 hockey championship Saturday. Gropp broke a 2-2 tie at 14:24 of the third before Konecky put the defending champions ahead 4-2 at 16;18. McCann rounded out the scoring with 35 seconds remaining to play. Full Story.(Photo: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
Out Of The Gate
Jake Virtanen scored twice as Canada opened its defence of the under-18 men's hockey title with a 3-1 win over Sweden on Thursday. Virtanen opened the scoring at 6:45 of the first period, then gave Canada a two-goal lead with a power-play goal 1:03 into the second. Full Story.
Hockey Canada has unveiled its preliminary 20-man roster for the upcoming world hockey championship. As expected in an Olympic year, Team Canada will have a young group that doesn't overlap with those who won a gold medal in Sochi. Full Story.