World Junior Hockey Championship Preview: Team USA

By Jake Baskin (@baskincase)

*Find the preview for Team Canada here

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. And I’m not talking about whatever winter holiday you celebrate. I’m talking about the World Junior Hockey Championship, which has been a part of my family’s holiday tradition for over half my life now.

It’s probably been in your family’s tradition for longer if you’re reading this, but I have lived my entire life south of the border, and the tournament was first televised in the States in 2007, on a Dish Network pay-per-view channel. I luckily enough got that channel, and was hooked from Day 1.

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