The University of North Dakota senior defenseman Dillon Simpson made the CHN Preseason All-CHN Team.
F John Gaudreau, Jr., Boston College
F Austin Czarnik, Jr., Miami
F Michael Mersch, Sr., Wisconsin
D Shayne Gostisbehere, Jr., Union
D Michael Matheson, Soph., Boston College
G Jon Gillies, Soph., Providence
F Kyle Rau, Jr....
Ryan O’Reilly will be rejoining the Avalanche after a lengthy holdout. Photo Credit: Getty Images
It’s official: Ryan O’Reilly will be a member of the Colorado Avalanche for the next two years. After the Calgary Flames tossed their hat into the fray of the contract standoff between O’Reilly and the Avalanche and extended a two-year, $10M offer, Colorado decided to match the...
Three games into the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship, you wondered if Team USA would miss qualifying for the medal round for the second consecutive year. With the seventh-place finish of 2012 still reeking after back-to-back 2-1 losses to their two biggest rivals, the Americans were in playoff mode one game early. Questions swirled. Is Phil Housley really the right guy for...
Three games into the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship, you wondered if Team USA would miss qualifying for the medal round for the second consecutive year. With the seventh-place finish of 2012 still reeking after back-to-back 2-1 losses to their two biggest rivals, the Americans were in playoff mode one game early.
Questions swirled. Is Phil Housley really the right guy for...
The playoff round in the World Junior Hockey Championships in Ufa, Russia completed today, leaving only the medal games to be played. To look back at the preliminary round click here.
The playoff round began with the Czech Republic and USA facing off in one quarterfinal with the winner to face Canada in a semi-final and Russia and Switzerland facing off in the other quarterfinal...
Jake McCabe and John Gaudreau scored two goals apiece Thursday
to lead the United States to the final of the world junior
championships with a 5-1 win over Canada.
Unbeatable, they said. A juggernaut, they exclaimed. Team Canada, a gross compilation of first-round picks and future stars that awaited the Americans in the semifinals, was licking their chops as they waited to get back on the ice after a flawless record in Group A play.
But when the puck dropped on Thursday afternoon in Ufa, the Canadians were met by an American team that hardly...
Jake McCabe and John Gaudreau scored two goals apiece Thursday to lead the United States to the final of the world junior championships with a 5-1 win over Canada.
McCabe put his team ahead with a pair of similar goals, scoring during goalmouth scrambles in the first period.
Gaudreau made it 3-0, beating Malcolm Subban with a low shot on a sharp counterattack at 22:58.
Via AP on Fox
January 02, 2013
John Gaudreau had a hat trick, Riley Barber scored twice and the United States beat the Czech Republic 7-0 to reach the semifinals of the world junior ice hockey championship on Wednesday.
The Americans will play Canada at Ufa Arena on Thursday.
Sweden awaited the winner of the other quarterfinal between Russia and Switzerland.
Gaudreau scored the lone goal of the first period...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2012
JT Miller had two assists and was 14-for-18 on faceoffs to help lead Team USA to a 9-3 victory over Slovakia and clinching a spot in the quarter-final round of the World Junior Championships against the Czech Republic on Wednesday.
Chris Peters at the United States of Hockey gives a recap of Miller's game...
"Miller also had his best game yet, registering two assists...
Coming into today's game against Slovakia, the United States' offense was being questioned by many. These questions came on the heels of back-to-back 2-1 losses to Russia and Canada, games where both goals came off of the stick of Jacob Trouba, a defenseman.However, U.S. coach, Phil Housley did not buy into the concern with his team's offensive abilities. In an interview...
The United States advanced to the quarterfinals of the world junior hockey championships Monday with a 9-3 rout of Slovakia.
The Americans' prospects of reaching the knockout round had looked uncertain after a loss to Canada a day earlier, but they dominated the Slovaks almost from the start.
Cole Bardreau opened the scoring in the fourth minute, but Slovakia's Matus Matis...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2012
The United States routed Slovakia 9-3 Monday to advance to the quarterfinals of the world junior hockey championships.
The Americans' prospects of reaching the knockout round had looked uncertain after a loss to Canada a day earlier. But they dominated the Slovaks almost from the start and will next play the Czech Republic on Wednesday.
Cole Bardreau opened the scoring in the...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2012
J.T. Miller was held pointless as Team USA lost to host team Russia in their second game of the World Junior Championships today. The Americans are now 1-1-0 through two games.
Chris Peters gives us the not so encouraging recap of Miller's game today...
"Today was a very frustrating game for Miller. It looks as though he may be trying to do a little too much. He...
The fellas from Finland are not having the best time here in Lake Placid as Team USA handed them their third loss in as many days and the frustration was visible. The Americans got goals from Stefan Matteau (NTDP - NJD), Sean Kuraly (Indiana - SJS), John Gaudreau (BC - CGY), Nic Kerdiles (NTDP - ANA) and Stefan Noesen (Plymouth - OTT) for the 5-2 win.
It was slow going in the...
CALGARY, AB -- On Monday, Team USA released its preliminary roster for the 2012 World Junior Hockey Championships and two Calgary Flames prospects have made the cut.
Forwards John Gaudreau and Bill Arnold are ...