Meet the Team: An early look at what Canada might look like at the 2022 World Juniors
Canada has an opportunity to avenge a heartbreaking loss on home soil – in the same arena, no less.
However, this won't be a Canadian roster filled with returnees. Based on the camp invitees, only Kaiden Guhle, Cole Perfetti, and Dylan Garand reprise their spots on the team. Meanwhile, Jamie Drysdale, Cole Sillinger and Seth Jarvis might be too important to their respective NHL clubs to get released for the NHL.
Still, with a “B” team capable of matching all but the elite squads at this tournament, expectations are Gold or nothing.
So, let’s project the roster and then we’ll go player-by-player.
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NHL Prospects World Juniors 2022 Meet the Team u20teamprojections Canada U20 Canada U20 WJC-20 Xavier Bourgault Justin Sourdif Mavrik Bourque Logan Stankoven Brett Brochu Jack Thompson Quinton Byfield Zayde Wisdom Corson Ceulemans Brandt Clarke Shane Wright Lukas Cormier Olen Zellweger Sebastian Cossa Luke Evangelista Tyson Foerster Dylan Garand Ridly Greig Dylan Guenther Kaiden Guhle Daemon Hunt Vincent Iorio Kent Johnson Wyatt Johnston Zachary L'Heureux Carson Lambos Mason McTavish Jake Neighbours Ryan O'Rourke Brennan Othmann Cole Perfetti Owen Power Donovan Sebrango