Possessing the World Juniors on home land includes fantastic responsibility in Canada, naturally, as an whole country alters its collective attention and feelings toward a bunch of teens for 2 weeks. And unexpectedly, Canada has medalled annually it has hosted the WJC relationship to 1978, such as winning gold at Toronto in 2015.
Team Canada settled for silver at Montreal at 2017, dropping to the USA in dramatic shootout style, but recovered gold out of its cross-border competition on U.S. soil one year before, a streak that began with a snow-globe showdown contrary to the Americans outside and ended with a victory over Sweden in the gold-medal match. The IIHF World Junior Championship returns residence for Canada in 2018-19 with all the extra strain of protecting their gold trophy in the year ago. The championship begins Dec. 26, according to Boxing Day convention, also will be held at Vancouver, British Columbia — that the 14th time Canada is serving as host country.
TSN possesses exclusive broadcast rights to the World Junior Championship in Canada and will demonstrate every match live throughout the championship across its various tv stations. Canadian audiences can locate a live flow for games on the internet at TSN.ca or throughout the TSN program and TSN Direct.