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(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Nicolas Roy, Canada

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(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Nicolas Roy, Canada

Photo: Chicoutimi Sagueneens forward and 2015 draft prospect Nicolas Roy appeared in 68 games for the Sagueneens this season, scoring 16 goals and 50 points (courtesy of Chapin Landvogt)

Team Canada’s squad at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship has so far had a successful run through the preliminary round and quarter-final, winning all five of their games with the semifinal match coming up on Saturday. Canada will face their North American rivals, Team USA, in that game. Read more »

(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Mitchell Stephens, Canada

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(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Mitchell Stephens, Canada

Photo: Saginaw Spirit forward and 2015 prospect Mitchell Stephens scored 22 goals and 48 points in 62 games for the Spirit in the 2014-15 season (courtesy of Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

Along with forward Mathew Barzal, the other scoring star for Team Canada at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship has been forward Mitchell Stephens. Barzal and Stephens are ranked first and second in scoring for Canada, with both players currently sitting among the top five scorers at the U18. Read more »

(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Parker Wotherspoon, Canada

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(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Parker Wotherspoon, Canada

Photo: Tri-City Americans defenseman and 2015 prospect Parker Wotherspoon appeared in 72 games for the Americans this season, scoring nine goals and 42 points along with 93 penalty minutes (courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Getty Images)

Team Canada has moved on to the semifinals at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship after defeating Sweden by a 5-3 score in Thursday’s quarter-final match. The win leaves the Canadians with an unblemished record, with the team having gone 5-0 so far at this tournament. Read more »

2015 NHL Draft: Unselfish play boosts Marner’s stats, but Knights’ star still working on balancing his game

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2015 NHL Draft: Unselfish play boosts Marner’s stats, but Knights’ star still working on balancing his game

Photo: London Knights forward and 2015 prospect Mitch Marner produced 44 goals and 126 points along with a +36 rating in 63 games this season (courtesy of Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

When you talk with Thornhill, ON native Mitchell Marner, he uses the word ‘special’ frequently. And while he uses it as a form of appreciation for the opportunities and experiences he has, it can also be applied to the 5’10” winger’s game. Read more »

(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Joel Eriksson Ek, Sweden

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(Video) 2015 U18 World Championship: Joel Eriksson Ek, Sweden

Photo: Farjestad forward and 2015 prospect Joel Eriksson Ek posted four goals and six points in 36 SHL games in 2014-15 (courtesy of Chapin Landvogt)

Team Sweden is averaging four goals per game at the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship, but they are also averaging four goals against after the four preliminary round games. After winning just one game in the opening round, Sweden will face Canada in a quarter-final match that will take place Thursday in Lucerne, Switzerland. Read more »

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