Guhle, Canada Claim Top Spot in Group A

Andrea Leigh Cardin/HHOF-IIHF Images

Edmonton, AB –  Kaiden Guhle and Team Canada completed an undefeated run through the preliminary round at the 2021 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship on Thursday, defeating Finland 4-1 to close out group action.

Canada’s perfect 4-0 record in the group stage gave them top spot in Group A, setting up a quarter-final matchup with Czech Republic on Saturday, January 2. Czech Republic finished fourth in Group B, winning one of its four games in the group stage.

Through four games at the tournament, Guhle has two goals and four penalty minutes. His first goal opened the scoring for Canada in its 16-2 win over Germany on Boxing Day.

His second goal came late in Canada’s 10-0 win over Switzerland on Dec. 29.

Catch Kaiden Guhle and Team Canada in the quarter-finals against Czech Republic on Saturday, January 2 at 6 p.m. CT on TSN.

More News
Statement Regarding the Government of Saskatchewan’s Support of Junior Hockey
1 week ago
Western Hockey League Commits to Season for WHL Players
2 weeks ago
WHL Podcast: Episode 23 – Jermaine Loewen, Niall Crocker & Rhett Melnyk
2 weeks ago
Guhle, Canada Take Home Silver from World Juniors
2 weeks ago
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Prince Albert Raiders
4 weeks ago
Raiders Support Optimist Club with WHL T's For Toys Campaign
1 month ago