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(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Sam Steel, Canada

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(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Sam Steel, Canada

Photo: Regina Pats forward Sam Steel is another product of the Sherwood Park (AB) program that has produced a few recent NHL prospects (courtesy of Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Team Canada lit the lamp in the final game of the preliminary round at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, posting a 9-2 win over Switzerland to finish a perfect 3-0 heading into their semi-final match against Russia. Read more »

2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Samuel Solensky, Slovakia

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2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Samuel Solensky, Slovakia

Photo: Team Slovakia forward Samuel Solensky competed for his country at the 2015 U18 World Championship, posting three points in five games at that tourney (courtesy of Chapin Landvogt/HF)

For Team Slovakia captain Samuel Solensky, the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament has required him to be all he can be, and more. Leading an attack that few are expecting much from, he’s been the go-to guy for Slovakia head coach Anton Bartanus in every important situation. Read more »

(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Tournament: Brett Howden, Canada

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(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Tournament: Brett Howden, Canada

Photo: Moose Jaw Warriors forward Brett Howden competed for Canada at the U18 World Championship in April, posting three points in three games (courtesy of Chapin Landvogt/HF)

So far, so good for Team Canada in their quest to win an eighth straight gold medal at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament. The Canadians made a 3-0 run through the opening round of the 2015 edition of this event, and will now face Russia on Friday for the right to compete for gold on Saturday. Read more »

(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Livio Stadler, Switzerland

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(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Livio Stadler, Switzerland

Photo: EV Zug defenseman Livio Stadler has competed internationally for Switzerland in previous years, including the U18 World Championship back in April (courtesy of Chapin Landvogt/HF)

The preliminary round for Team Switzerland at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament was mostly one to forget. The Swiss dropped all three games, including a 9-2 loss to Canada on Wednesday to close out the opening round. The loss sends Switzerland into the seventh place game against Slovakia. Read more »

(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Dante Fabbro, Canada

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(Video) 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament: Dante Fabbro, Canada

Photo: Team Canada defenseman Dante Fabbro is no stranger to international play as he wore the “A” for Canada Red at last year’s World U-17 Hockey Challenge (courtesy of Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Team Canada entered the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament as a strong contender for a gold medal, and they have done little to make anyone think otherwise after three games. Canada went a perfect 3-0 in the preliminary round at this event, finishing that round with a kick after a 9-2 pasting of Switzerland on Wednesday. Read more »

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