WJC: What the World Juniors mean this year

Dec. 25, 2020 at 11:27 a.m. MST

As the hockey world gathers together – but apart – in Edmonton, the impact of the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship will reach far beyond what happens on the ice. Just as our game has the power to unite, the COVID-19 pandemic has done the same in its own unique way. It seems fitting that while we must keep our distance, we have never been closer.