Even the Canadians and Americans are Not alone in bringing High Tech Ability to British Columbia for Its 20-19 IIHF World Junior Championship, set to Start Dec. 26.
Here is a look at playmakers from medal contenders that are legit Sweden, Finland, Russia the Czech Republic, and everyone’s favorite wild card. Make sure you take a look at our Team USA and Team Canada team previews, also.
The gold medalists are put to Show Case arguably the most impressive defensive corps in the whole tournament. In spite of Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Timothy Liljegren likely sidelined with a high ankle sprain, and Rasmus Dahlin no way departing the Buffalo Sabres, the Swedes boast four first-round draft collections onto their blue line. But a insufficient flash and experience up front is an issue. Just Nj Devils prospect Fabian Zetterlund and Isac Lundestrom of those Anaheim Ducks are back for another tour. Despite Sweden’s outstanding gift on D, a come back into the gold-medal game looks a harder request this past year.
Preliminary around game to observe : United United States, Dec. 29, 10 p.m. ET
After starting off the adolescent at Anaheim, the NHL club reassigned him to San Diego at mid-November. Famous for his strong hockey and hockey smarts that are top end , he has six assists in 12 competitions for the Gulls. Permitted to combine his compatriots by the Ducks, Lundestrom attracts a much-welcomed spark up front.