Canada to Play Czech Republic in Quarterfinals

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Canada meets the Czech Republic in the World Junior Hockey Championship quarterfinals Saturday night in Edmonton with the winner advancing to Monday's semifinal.

The host country is 4-0 so far at the tournament with the latest win coming New Years Eve against Finland in a 4-1 final — Dylan Cozens scored two for the Canadians in the win.

Puck drops Saturday at 7pm.

Elsewhere, it's Russia and Germany at noon, Finland takes on Sweden at 3:30pm and the U.S. and Slovakia battle at 10:30pm.

Quarterfinal winners advance to Monday's semifinals followed by the gold and bronze medal games Tuesday.