#CIBCShowdown: Week ending Apr. 22/2018
CIBC Showdown highlights one great play from all three leagues allowing fans to vote on the top play. This week features Conor Timmins, Evan Fitzpatrick and Maxwell James.
Canada tops Group A with 3-2 overtime win over Sweden
Rimouski Oceanic forward Alexis Lafreniere scored the overtime winner as Canada defeated Sweden 3-2 to finish atop Group A with a 4-0 record.
Greyhounds’ Boris Katchouk named CHL Player of the Week
Tampa Bay Lightning prospect Boris Katchouk of the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds is the CHL Player of the Week for the playoff week ending April 22nd.
Armada’s Émile Samson named Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week
Émile Samson of the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada is the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week for the playoff week ending April 22nd.
Canada stays perfect with 5-0 blanking of Switzerland
Canada stayed perfect at the World Under-18 Hockey Championship on Sunday, defeating Switzerland 5-0 as goaltender Olivier Rodrigue posted a shutout in his debut.
Canada pulls away from Belarus in 8-3 win
They traded goals early, but Canada proved to be too much for Belarus on Friday at the World Under-18 Hockey Championship in Magnitogorsk, Russia.
Lavoie's pair lead Canada over United States in WU18 opener
Canada rallied behind a pair of goals from Halifax Mooseheads forward Raphael Lavoie to defeat the United States 6-4 in their World Under-18 Championship opener.
21 CHL players set to represent Canada at World U18 Championship in Russia
21 CHL players are set to represent Canada at the 2018 IIHF World Under-18 Hockey Championship in Chelyabinsk and Magnitogorsk, Russia.