Prospect Ramblings: Team Canada’s Final Roster, USA injury & some AHL action

Paul Zwambag

2016-12-15

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I have been behind in my ramblings, but I am back and I hope you are excited to get back to Thursday Prospect Ramblings. We will begin with the World Junior Championships! Team Canada’s roster has been announced, with the final five cuts (Sam Steel (ANA), Zach Senyshyn (BOS), Guillaume Brisebois (VAN), Samuel Girard (NSH) and Michael McNiven (MTL)) made today, the final roster of 22-players is set.

Forwards

Defensemen

Goalies

Anthony Cirelli (TB)

Dillon Dubé (CGY)

Pierre Luc-Dubois (CBJ)

Julien Gauthier (CAR)

Mathieu Joseph (TB)

Tyson Jost (COL)

Michael McLeod (NJD)

Taylor Raddysh (TB)

Nicolas Roy (CAR)

Blake Speers (NJD)

Mitchell Stephens (TB)

Dylan Strome (ARI)

Mathew Barzal (NYI)

Jérémy Lauzon (BOS)

Philippe Myers (PHI)

Jake Bean (CAR)

Thomas Chabot (OTT)

Kale Clague (LAK)

Dante Fabbro (NSH)

Noah Juulsen (MTL)

Carter Hart (PHI)

Connor Ingram (TB)

 

Team USA got some awful news today, Brock Boeser (VAN) will not play in the tournament due to wrist surgery. Boeser has seven goals and nine assists in 13 games played at the University of North Dakota. Team USA camp begins tomorrow, they have invited 27 players and will announce their final 23-player roster by December 24th.

The tournament will open December 26th at 1:00pm in Montreal. The first day of games scheduled are below:

1:00pm

SWEDEN

vs

DENMARK

3:30pm

UNITED STATES

vs

LATVIA

5:00pm

CZECH REPUBLIC