Sasha Mutala and Alexis Lafrenière scored two goals apiece, and Canada netted the game’s final six goals to roll past the Swedes and win a 22nd summer U18 gold medal.
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The Hlinka Gretzky Cup faces off in Alberta beginning this weekend, with the premier under-18 players from eight hockey nations going for gold in Edmonton and Red Deer.
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.
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.