Found January 05, 2013 on
The first period of the bronze medal game between Canada and Russia has had an Edmonton Oilers flavour to it.
The Russians beat Jordan Binnington for three goals on five shots. Steve Spott yanked Binnington and replaced him with Malcolm Subban.
Mikhail Grigorenko's new liney, Khoklachyov opened the scoring for Russia.
Then, Nail Yakupov PPG made it 2-0 Russia
Thankfully for Cana...
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Malcolm Subban had a bad game on the biggest stage he’s ever been on Thursday in Russia. The Canadian goaltender was victimized for four early goals by Team USA en route to an embarrassing loss for Canada in the semifinals of the world junior tournament.
Things got so bad, in fact, that Subban was yanked midway through the second period in an attempt to keep things from getting...
I’m going to start out by saying this: It wasn’t really his fault.
Sure, Malcolm Subban wasn’t exactly on his “A-Game” for Canada’s matchup against the United States in their IIHF World Junior Championship semifinal early Thursday morning, but the stat sheet makes Subban out to be the scapegoat. That’s a far from accurate portrayal.
The 19-year old first round draft...
St. Louis Blues prospect Ty Rattie scored Canada’s lone goal against the United States in the semi-finals of the World Junior Championship in Ufa, Russia.Goaltender Jordan Binnington, another Blues prospect, played the second half of game after Canada fell behind 4-0. Both he and Rattie should benefit from their participation.But hockey fans in the Great White North were pretty...
Team USA should have had its work cut out in the semifinals of the world junior tournament going up against one of the best Canadian teams in recent memory. Instead, the Americans found things to be a walk in the park against a listless Canada squad.
The Americans routed Canada 5-1 on Thursday in Ufa, Russia, helping them advance to the gold medal game of the tournament where they...
Boston College’s Johnny Gaudreau has been on fire in the World Juniors. He now has nine points in his last three outings and he scored two goals against Canada in the semifinals.
Gaugdreau and team USA will hope to continue their hot streak against Sweden in the World Juniors gold medal game on Saturday. While Boston is no doubt proud of their Eagles forward for pushing USA over...
Valeri Nichushkin scored 1:35 into overtime to give Russia a 6-5 victory over Canada on Saturday in the bronze-medal match at the junior ice hockey world championships.
Nichushkin broke down the right side and skated in on net alone, scoring into the left corner.
Canada trailed throughout before Brett Ritchie tied it with nine minutes left in regulation to force the extra period...