Skip to main content
Publish date:

The Hockey News Podcast: 2019 World Junior Championship Preview

It's your world juniors primer! Before the tourney begins Dec. 26, The Hockey News' experts bring you team previews, predictions, players to watch and more.

This week on The Hockey News Podcast:

It's a special World Junior Championship Preview edition! Led by prospect expert Ryan Kennedy, we give you the full lowdown on the 2019 tourney, hosted by Vancouver and Victoria, including:

- Team previews: Canada, USA, Russia, Finland, Sweden, Czech Republic, and the underdog nations

- The key player to watch for each team

- From the Magazine: Ryan Kennedy details his in-depth interview with Canada goaltender Michael DiPietro

- Predictions: who will win the gold medal?

- A special all-world-juniors mailbag, including: which is the best non-Canada world junior squad of all-time?

And more!

Download and subscribe on iTunes, and on Soundcloud.

Listen to Stitcher
Listen on Google Play Music

TOP HEADLINES

Igor Shesterkin
Play

THN Three Stars: Shesterkin, Kadri, Makar Show Muscle

Igor Shesterkin, Nazem Kadri and Cale Makar were among the top performers in the NHL last week. Adam Proteau breaks down all three and why they're in his three stars of the week.

USATSI_16954212
Play

Who You Need to Start in Fantasy Hockey in Week 8

Jason Chen sets the stage with your best bets for your fantasy hockey matchups this week, including why you should look into a group of under-the-radar options.

Pittsburgh Penguins logo

Fenway Sports Group Agrees to Purchase of Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that they have entered into an agreement with Fenway Sports Group to purchase controlling interest of the club.