2015 IIHF World Junior Championship Coverage on TSN Begins Tonight

The annual tournament that Canadians either love or hate is back for another year and is on home soil. Split between Toronto and Montreal (and again in 2017), TSN will cover every game of the tournament from December 26 to January 5. Coverage includes the pre-competition games which begin tonight with Canada playing Russia in Toronto. Canada’s three warm-up games will be on TSN and the games featuring other nations streamed on TSN GO.

James Duthie and Bob McKenzie will be in Montreal for the Canada round-robin games and in Toronto for the playoff and medal games. Calling the Montreal-based games and playoffs will be Gord Miller, Ray Ferraro and Ryan Rishaug. Bryan Mudryk and Craig Button with host in Toronto during the prelim round with Dennis Beyak, Dave Reid and Tessa Bonhomme on the call.

A 60-minute preview show will screen Christmas Eve at 7pm ET on TSN.

TSN Radio across the country will broadcast every pre and regular tournament game, select quarters and semi games and the gold medal game. Pre- and post-game shows are hosted by Jim Tatti and Todd Hlushko. Play-by-play commentator Elliott Price and analyst Jack Miller deliver the call for all games.

TSN.ca and TSN GO will feature a multi-angle option for Canada’s and the medal games allowing streamers to choose from four unique camera angles as well as a stack of other content and options online during the tournament.

The full schedule is below. All times are Eastern and subject to change.

— Dan, @SportsonCanadianTV

Pre-Tournament Games

Friday, Dec. 19

Canada vs. Russia at 7 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN4
Czech Republic vs. Finland at 7 p.m. ET on TSN GO
Boston University vs. USA at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN GO

Sunday, Dec. 21

Canada vs. Sweden at 7 p.m. ET on TSN2
Slovakia vs. Switzerland at 7 p.m. ET on TSN GO
Germany vs. USA at 7 p.m. ET on TSN GO
Finland vs. Russia at 7 p.m. ET on TSN GO

Tuesday, Dec. 23

Canada vs. Switzerland at 7 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN4, and TSN5
Czech Republic vs. Slovakia at 7 p.m. ET on TSN GO
Sweden vs. USA at 7 p.m. ET on TSN GO
Denmark vs. Germany at 7 p.m. ET on TSN GO

Tournament Round Robin

Friday, Dec. 26

Denmark vs. Russia at 1 p.m. ET on TSN3
Finland vs. USA at 3 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN4, and TSN5
Sweden vs. Czech Republic at 5 p.m. ET on TSN2
Canada vs. Slovakia at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN Network

Saturday, Dec. 27

Denmark vs. Sweden at 1 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Slovakia vs. Finland at 4 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Czech Republic vs. Switzerland at 5 p.m. ET on TSN2
Germany vs. Canada at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN Network

Sunday, Dec. 28

Russia vs. Switzerland at 5 p.m. ET on TSN2
USA vs. Germany at 8 p.m. ET on TSN2

Monday, Dec. 29

Czech Republic vs. Denmark at 1 p.m. ET on TSN Network
USA vs. Slovakia at 4 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Sweden vs. Russia at 5 p.m. ET on TSN2
Finland vs. Canada at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN1 and TSN4

Tuesday, Dec. 30

Switzerland vs. Denmark at 5 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Slovakia vs. Germany at 8 p.m. ET on TSN Network

Wednesday, Dec. 31

Sweden vs. Switzerland at 1 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Canada vs. USA at 3:30 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN4, and TSN5
Russia vs. Czech Republic at 5 p.m. ET on TSN2
Germany vs. Finland at 8 p.m. ET on TSN2

Tournament Playoffs

Friday, Jan. 2

Quarter-final #1 at 1 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Quarter-final #2 at 3 p.m. ET on TSN2
Quarter-final #3 at 5 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Quarter-final #4 at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN Network

Sunday, Jan. 4

Semifinal #1 at 4 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Semifinal #2 at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN Network

Monday, Jan. 5

Bronze Medal Game at 4 p.m. ET on TSN Network
Gold Medal Game at 7:30 p.m. ET on TSN1, TSN4, and TSN5

One thought on “2015 IIHF World Junior Championship Coverage on TSN Begins Tonight

  1. Will Dennis Beyak still be calling the Jets games during the tournament?

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