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Thursday's Games

By Canadian Press
December 29, 2017 - 12:39am

Thursday's Games

World Junior Hockey Championship

At Buffalo, N.Y.

Finland 4 Denmark 1

Russia 5 Switzerland 2

Sweden 3 Czech Republic 1

Slovakia 3 United States 2


Spengler Cup

At Davos, Switzerland

Canada 4 HC Davos 1


Conditions will be a factor in outdoor game as Canada faces US at world juniors

By Canadian Press
December 28, 2017 - 5:32pm

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — A 30-minute practice was enough to convince Canadian defenceman Dante Fabbro that there's no way to prepare for the cold of an outdoor hockey game.

"I don't think there's any strategy for staying warm out there, it's pretty cold," Fabbro said after a skate on.....

Jets top-line centre Mark Scheifele out 6-8 weeks with upper-body injury

By Canadian Press
December 28, 2017 - 4:32pm

WINNIPEG — The news that Mark Scheifele will miss six to eight weeks was a hard blow to the top-line centre and his Winnipeg Jets teammates.

Head coach Paul Maurice announced after Thursday's practice that Scheifele is out with an undisclosed upper-body injury he suffered in Winnipeg's 4-3 victory.....