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Yamamoto understands pressure

Americans looking to defend gold in Buffalo

Published 12.08.2017 08:56 GMT-4 | Author Dhiren Mahiban
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Kailer Yamamoto (left, with William Lockwood) is all smile after a victory with Team USA at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship. Photo: Minas Panagiotakis / HHOF-IIHF Images
Kailer Yamamoto won a U18 Worlds bronze medal on home ice and knows well the pressure on the U.S. U20 team heading to the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship.

 

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U.S. tops Canada at WJSS

Finland fails to register a win

Published 06.08.2017 05:36 GMT-4 | Author Dhiren Mahiban
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Team USA’s Joey Anderson (left) scored a hat trick against Canada (right: Jake Bean). Photo: Matt Zambonin / HHOF-IIHF Images
Just as they did at the 2017 World Juniors, the U.S. concluded this week’s World Junior Summer Showcase with a victory over Canada defeating the neighbours 7-5.

 

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Dubois ready for Columbus

Blue Jackets prospect hoping to land roster spot

Published 05.08.2017 13:01 GMT-4 | Author Dhiren Mahiban
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Pierre-Luc Dubois won World Juniors silver with Canada last winter in Montreal. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Suiting up for Canada at the World Juniors was a lifelong dream for Pierre-Luc Dubois.

 

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