IIHF 2018 starts from May 4 Friday. As Group A commences the match between Russia and Canada, Group B has their arena ready for the match between United States and Canada. Canada is the mammoth in Ice Hockey World championship with an overall points score of 4045 in latest world rankings while USA is 6th down the row with a score of 3725.
Canada being the world champions put up a really good show in the pre-tournament play beating Latvia 6-1. Sweden coming on top last year as IIHF World Champions, this year will be a game of who’s going to take home the crown.
Match Number – 2
Match Venue – Jyske Bank Boxen, Herning, Denmark
Match Date & Timings – 4 May, 16:15 (Local time)
2018 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship USA vs. Canada Match Prediction
Any game is a good game, we see our favorites put up the best show to be crowned the winner. Not weighing in for Canada. But showing a good form, an overall winning streak , a good pre-game, we have to hand it to Canada to win this match.
IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship 2018 United States vs Canada Team Squad
USA Playing Squad: Cam Atkinson, Will Butcher, Blake Coleman, Scott Darling, Alex DeBrincat, Johnny Gaudreau, Brian Gibbons, Quinn Hughes, Nick Jensen, Patrick Kane (C), Keith Kinkaid, Chris Kreider, Dylan Larkin, Anders Lee, Charlie Lindgren, Alec Martinez, Sonny Milano, Connor Murphy, Jordan Oesterle, Neal Pionk, Derek Ryan, Tage Thompson and Colin White.
Canada Playing Squad: Darcy Kuemper, Thomas Chabot, Vince Dunn, Joel Edmundson, Aaron Ekblad, Darnell Nurse, Colton Parayko, Ryan Pulock, Mathew Barzal, Anthony Beauvillier, Jordan Eberle, Bo Horvat, Connor McDavid, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Brayden Schenn, Jaden Schwartz, Ryan O’Reilly and Jean-Gabriel Pageau.