Friday, April 29, 2011

Team Canada Faces Belarus Today

Team Canada will face Belarus in the 2011 IIHF World Hockey Championship today in Slovakia.  Team Canada is in group B which also includes France and Switzerland. 

Team Canada has two goalies from the Leafs (and former WHL players) in James Reimer (Red Deer) and Deven Dubnyk (Kamloops).  The team boasts the likes of Dion Phaneuf, Luke Scheen (the only Saskatchewan born player), Rick Nash, Evander Kane, John Tavares and Jordan Eberle. 

Canada will play France on Sunday and the Swiss on Tuesday.  Qualification and relegation rounds start Thursday with the gold medal game set for Sunday May 15th. 

Check out the full roster and schedule at

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