Hockey Canada has announced a pre-competition tour of 10 games ahead of the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship to extend the excitement of world-class hockey outside of the two tournament host-cities, Montreal and Toronto.
Eight cities across Ontario and Quebec will play host to international teams, featuring 10 games from Dec. 19-23, before the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship officially begins Dec. 26 in Montreal and Toronto.
Dec. 19, 2016 Canada vs. Finland Bell Centre Montreal, Que.
Dec. 19, 2016 Slovakia vs. Sweden Ed Lumley Arena Cornwall, Ont,
Dec. 20, 2016 Russia vs. Denmark K-Rock Centre Kingston, Ont.
Dec. 21, 2016 USA vs. Switzerland Tribute Communities Centre Oshawa, Ont.
Dec. 21, 2016 Canada vs. Czech Republic Canadian Tire Centre Ottawa, Ont.
Dec. 22, 2016 Latvia vs. Denmark Centre Multisport Châteauguay, Que.
Dec. 22, 2016 Slovakia vs. Finland Palais des Sports Sherbrooke, Que.
Dec. 22, 2016 Russia vs. Sweden K-Rock Centre Kingston, Ont.
Dec. 23, 2016 USA vs. Czech Republic K-Rock Centre Kingston, Ont.
Dec. 23, 2016 Canada vs. Switzerland Air Canada Centre Toronto, Ont.
Ticket packages for the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship are still available in both cities HockeyCanada.ca/Tickets.
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