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2015 IIHF World Junior Championship | Montreal & Toronto

Montreal and Toronto, Canada | Dec. 26-Jan.5

The U.S. National Junior Team finished in fifth place at the 2015 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship.

Team USA (2-1-0-2, W-OTW-OTL-L), won its first three preliminary round games before losing to Canada to finish second in group play. In the quarterfinals, Team USA dropped a 3-2 decision to Russia.


Captain: Jack Eichel; Alternates: John Hayden, Will Butcher


Dylan Larkin led Team USA with five goals and seven points

2015 Team USA Results | 2-1-0-2 (W-OTW-OTL-L)

Date Opponent Result U.S. Player of the Game
Dec. 26 Finland W, 2-1 SO Will Butcher
Dec. 28 Germany W, 6-0 Dylan Larkin
Dec. 29 Slovakia W, 3-0 Dylan Larkin
Dec. 31 Canada L, 3-5 Thatcher Demko
Jan. 2 Russia
L, 2-3 John Hayden

Camp Info


Tournament Awards

Award(s) Player(s)
Top 3 U.S. Players Will Butcher
Hudson Fasching
Dylan Larkin

Final 2015 IIHF WJC Rankings

1. Canada
2. Russia
3. Slovakia
4. Sweden
5. United States
6. Czech Republic
7. Finland
8. Denmark
9. Switzerland
10. Germany

2015 WJC News

Through Adversity, Eichel Has Sights Set High

By Bill Hoppe - Special to USA Hockey 01/23/2017, 1:15pm EST

Former NTDP forward has battled injuries in sophomore NHL season