Canada West’s first game of the 2011 World Junior A Challenge highlights the docket tonight at Langley Events Centre in a 7:30 faceoff against Sweden. The Swedes upended the defending champs from the United States Monday night getting an all-world performance from goalie Oscar Dansk. The projected first-round pick stopped all 44 shots against the Americans in a 1-0 win that saw Sweden score with six seconds left in the game.
The early game Tuesday is a meeting between the Czech Republic and Russia. Puck drop for that one is 4 p.m.