IHLC 2021 In Review – Junior


Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the International Hockey Lineal Championship only saw seven games of competition this year on the junior side, nearly a year apart, all in Edmonton, and cut short thanks to the outright cancellation of the 2022 World Junior Championship thanks to the Omicron variant.
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Remainder Of 2022 World Junior Championship Cancelled


After the third game in two days needed to be cancelled due to positive cases on an individual team, today the IIHF announced that the remainder of the 2022 World Junior Championships in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alberta, Canada would be cancelled.
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๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Remainder Of 2021-22 Rivalry Series Cancelled


After their scheduled matchup for 20 December in Saint Paul, Minnesota was cancelled due to the spread of the COVID-19 Omicron variant, today Hockey Canada announced the final two games of their Rivalry Series against the United States, set to take place in early January in Alberta, have been cancelled as well.
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IHLC Preview – 2022 World Junior Championship


After COVID-19 forced the 2021 World Junior Championship into a bubble, the tournament returns to Alberta, Canada for 2022, with Edmonton and Red Deer hosting the world’s top under-20 hockey teams in front of fans for the first time since January 2020, just before the world changed forever.
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IHLC Results โ€“ ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 4-3 United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ (OT) โ€“ 23 Dec 2021


๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Finland 4-3 United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ (OT)
Exhibition Game
Rogers Place, Edmonton ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Thursday, 23 December 2021

BOXSCORE
1st Period
03:17 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ GOAL – Simontaival (Hirvonen, Mรคenpรครค)
04:49 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ PEN – Mazur, delay of game
12:26 – ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ PEN – Rafkin, kneeing major + game misconduct
14:37 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ PEN – Cooley, holding
17:57 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ GOAL – Dickinson
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๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ 2022 World Junior Championship Schedule Released


The schedule for the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship has been released, returning to the originally planned hosts of Edmonton and Red Deer, Alberta, Canada, which was set for the 2021 tournament but instead played in a quarantine bubble only in Edmonton, in front of no fans.
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๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ 2021 World Junior Championship Schedule Released


The schedule for the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship has been released, with all teams playing in a quarantined bubble without spectators in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, with the tournament set to begin on Christmas Day, while host nation and defending champions Canada opening on the more traditional Boxing Day.
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๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Edmonton To Be Sole Host Of 2021 World Junior Bubble


Shortly after the IIHF announced that all lower-tier World Junior tournaments would be cancelled for 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, they today announced that the 2021 World Juniors Top Division will now be hosted in a “bubble” in Edmonton, which is currently hosting the 2020 NHL playoffs in a similar bubble, with the 2022 World Juniors to now be hosted jointly by Edmonton and Red Deer, ideally in front of fans.
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IIHF Cancels Lower-Tier Men’s Junior Tournaments


While there was initial hope following the widespread cancellation of all senior men’s and women’s IIHF events this past spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the resurgence of the virus in many parts of the world has prompted the IIHF to cancel a number of new tournaments for this winter, including all lower-tier men’s under-20 World Junior tournaments.
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2020 IIHF Extraordinary Congress Sets Future Calendar


With the scheduled 2020 IIHF Congress that was set for Zรผrich during the now-cancelled 2020 World Championships, today the International Ice Hockey Federation held their Extraordinary Congress virtually (due to the COVID-19 pandemic), setting the schedule for both the 2020-21 international hockey calendar, as well as for the 2022 Olympic qualification.
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 5-4 Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ – 31 Jan 2001

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ United States 5-4 Canada ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
TSN Challenge, Game 1
Red Deer Centrium, Red Deer ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Wednesday, 31 January 2001

BOXSCORE
1st Period
02:16 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Bechard, body checking
05:02 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL –ย Wickenheiser (West)
05:13 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Smith, tripping
07:46 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Dunn, interference
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 4-3 Sweden ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช – 04 Jan 1995

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canadaย 4-3ย Sweden ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช
World Junior Championship Group Round
The Centrium, Red Deer ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Wednesday, 04 January 1995

BOXSCORE
1st Period
09:25 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Harvey (Redden, Daigle)
10:07 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชย PEN – Sundstrรถm
10:34 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PP GOAL – Allison (Murray, McCabe)
13:12 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Pederson (Botterill)
17:00 – ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ชย GOAL – Sรถderberg (Tรคrnstrรถm, Karlsson)
18:50 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Allan
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 8-5 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ – 02 Jan 1995

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canadaย 8-5 Russia ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ
World Junior Championship Group Round
The Centrium, Red Deer ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Monday, 02 January 1995

BOXSCORE
1st Period
03:47 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – McCabe
06:01 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บย GOAL – Klevakin (Kharlamov)
06:42 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Allison (Courville)
11:11 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Botterill
11:11 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บย PEN – team, bench minor
16:10 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Daigle
18:50 – ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บย PEN – Okhotnikov
19:06 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PP GOAL – Dazรฉ (McCabe, Murray)
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 8-3 United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ – 29 Dec 1994

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canadaย 8-3 United States ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
World Junior Championship Group Round
The Centrium, Red Deer ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Thursday, 29 December 1994

BOXSCORE
1st Period
01:17 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – McCabe (Murray, Allison)
05:10 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Friesen (Daigle, McCabe)
05:25 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Wilson
07:54 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Harvey
12:45 –ย ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ PEN – Baumgartner
16:38 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Harvey (Daigle, Friesen)
17:23 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Pederson (Botterill, Baumgartner)
18:12 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธย PEN – Halfnight
19:56 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – O’Neill
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 9-1 Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช – 27 Dec 1994

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canadaย 9-1 Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
World Junior Championship Group Round
The Centrium, Red Deer ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Tuesday, 27 December 1994

BOXSCORE
1st Period
02:10 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Smyth (Tucker)
04:05 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย GOAL – Daigle
06:05 – ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชย PEN – Boos
10:39 – ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชย PEN – Bruggemann
12:55 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Courville
15:58 – ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชย PEN – Boos
18:09 – ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ชย PEN – Renz
19:20 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Jovanovski
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IHLC Results – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada 7-1 Ukraine ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ – 26 Dec 1994

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canadaย 7-1 Ukraine ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
World Junior Championship Group Round
The Centrium, Red Deer ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Monday, 26 December 1994

BOXSCORE
1st Period
01:56 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Jovanovski
03:08 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Karpenko
04:02 – ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PP GOAL – Friesen (Allison, McCabe)
05:38 – ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆย PEN – Mukhanov
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