Team Canada head coach Willie Desjardins confirmed that goaltender Ben Scrivens will start Game 1 against Switzerland.
In 35 games so far this season for KHL club Ufa Salavat Yulayev, Scrivens has a GAA of 2.29 and a save percentage of .917.
He last played in the NHL during the 2015-16 season. Over 144 career games, Scrivens is 47-64 with a GAA of 2.92 and a save percentage of .905.
Here were the skaters at their final practice before the start of the tournament according to TSN's Matthew Scianitti: