LIVE BLOG – Canada vs. Russia IIHF Junior semi-finals


A battle that goes back generations has taken to the ice. will provide you updates as they happen here.

Period One:

GOAL – Canada’s up 1-0 at 19:01, less than a minute into the game. Goal – Alex Newhook

Halfway through the period and Canada is carrying the play even though the score hasn’t changed. Shots are 7-4 in favour of Canada.

GOAL- 2-0 Canada, Conner McMichael at 10:33 assisted by Jakob Pellitier and Dylan Cozens

Penalty – 7:01 RUSSIA- 4 minutes for high sticking.

PP GOAL- 3-0 Canada 4:55, Cole Perfetti

End of 1st. Canada 3, Russia 0.

2nd Period:

15:51 GOAL – Canada 4-0, Braden Schneider

11:47 Powerplay for Canada

3:26 – Penalty Canada – Minor for Tripping

2:23 GOAL called back for Russia.

0:29.4 Penalty shot for Canada- Dylan Cozens, no goal.

End of 2, Canada 4, Russia 0.

3rd Period:

1:29 Empty Net GOAL- Canada, Dylan Cozens from Pelletier and McMichaels.

Canada wins 5-0 and advances to gold medal game.