Tyson Jost, Dante Fabbro and Team Canada open the Under-18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup this morning at 10 am PT against the Czech Republic. The tournament features some of the best draft-eligible prospects in the world going head-to-head over six days in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Canada is the seven-time defending gold medalists and Jost and Fabbro hope to make it eight straight by weeks’ end.
Jost is wearing number seven for Canada and Fabbro is wearing number three on the blue-line. Speaking of Fabbro, Steve Ellis over at TheHockeyHouse.net penned an article profiling the “Top Five Players to Watch” at the tournament and Fabbro is ranked number one. Read that feature HERE.