Although they dominated Russia for most of the game, Sweden just barely came away with a 3-2 win in what was their biggest test of the tournament so far. Andrei Vasilevski of Russia stopped 29 of 32 shots by the Swedes and allowed his team to climb back to tie the game after going down 2-0. Though it wouldn’t stop [...]
Russia will enter the 2014 World Junior Hockey Championships with lots of big game experience already. With names like Andrei Vasilevski, who will compete in his third world juniors, Mikhail Grigorenko, who will also compete in his third tournament after the Buffalo Sabres loaned him out, as well as Igor Ustinski, Andrei Mironov and Anton Slepyshev, who will all compete in their [...]
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By Todd Cordell (@ToddCordell)
Over the past few weeks there has been a lot of speculation surrounding several goaltenders who currently play in the Ontario Hockey League or who’s rights are owned by an OHL team. Will Andrei Vasilevski come to Mississauga? Will any NHL team take a chance on Michael Houser? Today, those questions and more were...