After all of the Christmas presents have been opened, and for some, the Chinese language meals has been eaten, the hockey Gods have offered us all with yet one more present. The evening cap of the 2021 IIHF World Championship opening day triple-header is kind of presumably the largest assembly of the whole round-robin when powerhouses, america and Russia, sq. off.
The 2 nations are among the many top-3 favorites, together with Canada, to win gold and the winner of this sport will set themselves up for a a lot simpler run to the highest of the rostrum.
In 2020, america defeated the Russians 3-1 within the group stage backed by two targets from Arthur Kaliyev. The People would go on to lose within the quarterfinals to Finland whereas Russia skated away with silver.
It is tremendous early within the 12-day lengthy event however loads is on the road from the bounce. Right here is the way to catch the 2021 IIHF World Juniors Group B assembly between the U.S. and Russia.
watch USA vs. Russia
- TV channel (Canada): TSN
- Dwell stream (Canada): TSN Dwell
- TV channel (USA): NHL Community
- Dwell stream (USA): fuboTV (7-day free trial)
USA vs. Russia: When is puck drop?
- Date: Friday, Dec. 25
- Time: 9:30 p.m. ET
World Juniors 2021: Newest information
Which groups are within the 2021 World Junior Championship?
Ten groups, divided into two teams of 5, are collaborating.
|Group A||Group B|
Full schedule for the 2021 World Junior Championship
(All instances Jap)
|FRIDAY, DEC. 25|
|Switzerland vs. Slovakia||2 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Germany vs. Finland||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Russia vs. USA||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|SATURDAY, DEC. 26|
|Sweden vs. Czech Republic||2 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Germany vs. Canada||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|USA vs. Austria||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|SUNDAY, DEC. 27|
|Finland vs. Switzerland||2 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Slovakia vs. Canada||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Czech Republic vs. Russia||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|MONDAY, DEC. 28|
|Austria vs. Sweden||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Slovakia vs. Germany||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|TUESDAY, DEC. 29|
|USA vs. Czech Republic||2 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Canada vs. Switzerland||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Austria vs. Russia||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|WEDNESDAY, DEC. 30|
|Finland vs. Slovakia||2 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Switzerland vs. Germany||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Russia vs. Sweden||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|THURSDAY, DEC. 31|
|Czech Republic vs. Austria||2 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Canada vs. Finland||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Sweden vs. United States||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|SATURDAY, JAN. 2|
|Quarterfinal||3:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Quarterfinal||7 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Quarterfinal||10:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|MONDAY, JAN. 4|
|Semifinal||6 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Semifinal||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|TUESDAY, JAN. 5|
|Bronze-medal sport||5:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
|Gold-medal sport||9:30 p.m.||TSN, NHLN|
Who has gained the IIHF World Junior Championships within the final 10 years?
Which nations have gained essentially the most medals on the World Junior Championship?
* Contains medals gained because the Soviet Union and CIS
+ Contains medals gained as Czechoslovakia