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Halifax and Moncton, Canada | Dec. 26 - Jan. 5, 2023

The 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship will be played Dec. 26 - Jan. 5, 2023 in Halifax and Moncton, Canada. The coaching staff for the team was announced on April 5 and a roster will be announced at a later date.

The United States, Finland, Switzerland, Slovakia and Latvia will form Group B and play at the Avenir Centre in Moncton. Canada, Sweden, Czechia, Germany and Austria will compete in Group A, with preliminary-round games taking place at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.

To date, the U.S. National Junior Team has claimed 13 medals, including five gold (2021, 2017, 2013, 2010, 2004), two silver (2019, 1997) and six bronze medals (2018, 2016, 2011, 2007, 1992, 1986).

Coaching Staff

World Juniors History

U.S. Schedule & Results

Date Game Time (Local/ET)/Result Location
Mon., December 19 Finland
Pre-Tournament
7:00 p.m./6:00 p.m. TD Station
St. John, N.B.
Wed., December 21 Sweden
Pre-Tournament
3:30 p.m./2:30 p.m. Avenir Centre
Moncton, N.B.
Mon., December 26 Latvia
Preliminary Round
5:00 p.m./4:00 p.m. Avenir Centre
Moncton, N.B.
Wed., December 28 Slovakia
Preliminary Round
5:00 p.m./4:00 p.m. Avenir Centre
Moncton, N.B.
Thurs., December 29 Switzerland
Preliminary Round
5:00 p.m./4:00 p.m. Avenir Centre
Moncton, N.B.
Sat., December 31 Finland
Preliminary Round
5:00 p.m./4:00 p.m. Avenir Centre
Moncton, N.B.
Mon., January 2 Quarterfinal 1 12:00 p.m./11:00 a.m. Avenir Centre
Moncton, N.B.
Quarterfinal 2 2:30 p.m./1:30 p.m. Scotiabank Centre
Halifax, N.S.
Quarterfinal 3 5:00 p.m./4:00 p.m. Avenir Centre
Moncton, N.B.
Quarterfinal 4 7:30 p.m./6:30 p.m. Scotiabank Centre
Halifax, N.S.
Wed., January 4 Semifinal 1 3:30 p.m./2:30 p.m. Scotiabank Centre
Halifax, N.S.
Semifinal 2 7:30 p.m./6:30 p.m. Scotiabank Centre
Halifax, N.S.
Thurs., January 5 Bronze-Medal Game 3:30 p.m./2:30 p.m. Scotiabank Centre
Halifax, N.S.
Gold-Medal Game 7:30 p.m./6:30 p.m. Scotiabank Centre
Halifax, N.S.

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