2018 IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE

2018 IIHF WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE

Participating Teams
Group A Group B
United States (USA) Russia (RUS)
Canada (CAN) Sweden (SWE)
Denmark (DEN) Czech Republic (CZE)
Slovakia (SVK) Switzerland (SUI)
Finland (FIN) Belarus (BLR)
Day #1: Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
B 12:00 PM KeyBank Center 1 CZE - RUS
B 2:00 PM HarborCenter 2 BLR - SWE
A 4:00 PM KeyBank Center 3 CAN - FIN
A 8:00 PM KeyBank Center 4 DEN - USA
Day #2: Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
B 3:00 PM KeyBank Center 5 SUI - BLR
A 7:00 PM KeyBank Center 6 SVK - CAN
Day #3: Thursday, December 28th, 2017
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
A 12:00 PM KeyBank Center 7 FIN - DEN
B 2:00 PM HarborCenter 8 RUS - SUI
B 4:00 PM KeyBank Center 9 SWE - CZE
A 8:00 PM KeyBank Center 10 USA - SVK
Day #4: Friday, December 29th, 2017
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
B 12:00 PM HarborCenter 11 BLR - RUS
A TBD New Era Field 12 CAN - USA
Day #5: Saturday, December 30th, 2017
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
B 12:00 PM KeyBank Center 13 CZE - BLR
B 2:00 PM HarborCenter 14 SWE - SUI
A 4:00 PM KeyBank Center 15 FIN - SVK
A 8:00 PM KeyBank Center 16 DEN - CAN
Day #6: Sunday, December 31st, 2017
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
B 12:00 PM KeyBank Center 17 SUI - CZE
A 4:00 PM KeyBank Center 18 USA - FIN
A 6:00 PM HarborCenter 19 SVK - DEN
B 8:00 PM KeyBank Center 20 RUS - SWE
Day #7: Monday, January 1st, 2018
DAY OFF - NO GAMES
Day #8: Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
QF1 12:00 PM KeyBank Center 21 TBA
Relegation 2:00 PM HarborCenter 22 A5 - B5
QF2 4:00 PM KeyBank Center 23 TBA
QF3 6:00 PM HarborCenter 24 TBA
QF4 8:00 PM KeyBank Center 25 TBA
Day #9: Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
DAY OFF - NO GAMES
Day #10: Thursday, January 4th, 2018
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
Relegation 2 12:00 PM KeyBank Center 26 B5 - A5
SF1 4:00 PM KeyBank Center 27 TBA
SF2 8:00 PM KeyBank Center 28 TBA
Day #11: Friday, January 5th, 2018
Group Time Venue Game No. Home & Visitor
Relegation 3 12:00 PM KeyBank Center 29 A5 - B5 (if necessary)
Bronze 4:00 PM KeyBank Center 30 L27 - L28
Gold 8:00 PM KeyBank Center 31 W27 - W28
All Times Eastern

NOTES:
  • If qualified, USA will play the 8:00 PM Quarter Final (Game 25)
  • If qualified, and not in conflict with USA as an opponent, CAN will play the 4:00 PM Quarter Final (Game 23)
  • If qualified, USA will play the 4:00 PM Semi-Final (Game 27)
  • If USA is not qualified for SF, the highest ranked team from the Preliminary Round will play the 4:00 PM Semi-Final (Game 27)