Here’s a look at how the seven Detroit Red Wings prospects participating in the 2021 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships are performing.
Here’s how they’re doing:
🇸🇪 Team Sweden -- five Red Wings prospects:
🇫🇮 Team Finland -- one Red Wings prospect:
🇨🇿 Team Czech Republic -- one Red Wings prospect:
The international U-20 tournament got underway Christmas Day. There are 10 nations competing in the preliminary round -- two groups of five. Only the top four teams in each group will proceed from the preliminary round to play in the single-game elimination playoff round.
Canada is competing in Group A with Finland, Switzerland, Slovakia and Germany. The United States is competing in Group B with Russia, Sweden, Czech Republic and Austria. You can track the standings here.
The playoff round got started Jan. 2. Semi-final games will be held Jan. 4, followed by the medal games on Jan. 5.
Games are being broadcast live on NHL Network (TSN).
Follow updates here: