EDMONTON, Canada – On the first day of action in the 2021 IIHF Junior World Championship, three preliminary round matches headed by the US and Russia will be held at 9:30 p.m. ET on the NHL Network
Team USA enters the tournament this year with a streak of five games against Russia, including last year’s 3-1 preliminary round win by Arthur Kaliyev (Staten Island, N.Y) scored twice while Trevor Zegras (Bedford, NY) Distributed two assists in the game Cole Caufield (Stevens Point, Wis) was also credited with an assistance in the game Spencer Knight (Darien, Ct) stopped 25 of 26 shots while Yaroslav Askarov played for Russia in the last 16 minutes of the game to relieve them four American players are currently on this year’s roster

The last 11 games, dating back to the 2008 IIHF World Junior Championship between Russia and the United States, have been decided by two or fewer goals. Seven of these eleven games have been decided by one record

The US. The junior national team set a 9-1-0-12-0 record (W-OTW-OTL-LT) against Russia in the IIHF Junior World Championship. The two teams have divided the last 10 games into five games each

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World Juniors
At home

Schedule for Junior World Championships 2021

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