Finland, Czechs, Norway preparing for World Juniors
Finland's Artturi Lehkonen (#28) skates with the puck as the Czech Republic's Tomas Hertl #19 defends during preliminary round action at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship. Photo: Richard Wolowicz / HHOF-IIHF Images
ZURICH – Finland announced the preliminary roster with 26 players for the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship on Tuesday.
MOSCOW/BUFFALO – Russian U20 national team coach Mikhail Varnakov named 29 candidates for the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship, and received one more as the Buffalo Sabres will loan forward Mikhail Grigorenko for the tournament.