André Tourigny will be behind the bench of Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team at the 2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup, taking over the for the AHL-bound Gilles Bouchard.
Hlinka Gretzky Cup alumni went early and often in Dallas, with 19 first-rounders leading a group of 77 who were chosen.
Alongside the unveiling of the Hlinka Gretzky Cup trophy, fans can now purchase a three-game Team Canada ticket package.
Fans can now purchase 7- and 10-game ticket packages to see the world's best under-18s and NHL draft prospects this August at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup in Edmonton.
Ticket info has been unveiled for the newly-renamed U18 tournament, which will include games in Edmonton and Red Deer.
Canada will open defence of its gold medal on Aug. 6, when it kicks off prelim play against Switzerland at Rogers Place.
From Kariya to Crosby, Toews and Barzal, a who’s-who of Canadian hockey have starred for Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team, winning a record 21 gold medals.