Team USA will challenge Team Canada in the round-robin stage of the World Junior Championship in Ufa, Russia, on Sunday morning.
Team USA will be entering the contest following a defeat at the hands of Team Russia on Friday by a final score of 2-1. After allowing Russia to take an early lead, Team USA responded at the midway mark of the second period. With the game tied at one entering the final frame, Team Russia took a one-goal lead early in the period, which ultimately proved to be enough to register a regulation win.
Team Canada was also in action on Friday and managed to defeat Slovakia by a final score of 6-3. Canada has now scored 15 'goals for' through two games in the tournament and has registered regulation wins in both of their contests.
Sunday's game will be broadcast live in the United States on the NHL Network at 4:30 a.m. ET and will be re-played at 8 p.m. ET.
The game will be carried live in Canada on TSN and will be re-played at noon on TSN, as well as at 8 p.m. ET on TSN2.