Quarterfinals Predictions

January 2, 2012

We’re unanimous in our thinking that Finland will defeat Slovakia, but IIHF World Junior Championship 2012a little more split on whether Russia will dispose of the Czechs.

Enjoy today’s games!

For download: IIHF World U20 Championships 2012 Quarterfinals Predictions.pdf

Semifinals take place Tuesday, don’t forget to submit the form!


Preliminary Round Results

January 1, 2012

IIHF World Junior Championship 2012Happy New Year!

Laura has taken the early lead in our game through having Group A picked correctly (the only player to get a group exactly right) and for having five of the six advancing teams picked, along with Kelly.

For download: IIHF World U20 Championships 2012 Preliminary Round Results.pdf

Preliminary Round
1 Laura Wansbrough 72
2 Kelly Chaplin 52
3 Amy Roach 36
4 Michael Poplawski 24
Wes Zetaruk 24
6 Doug Wansbrough 12
7 Doug Stewart 0

Quarterfinals Predictions are due on Monday, don’t forget to submit the form!


Preliminary Round through Friday

December 31, 2011

IIHF World Junior Championship 2012With one day left in the Preliminary Round, please note that we will have to submit predictions several times this week. Don’t miss out!

January 2 at 14:00 PT (Quarterfinals)
January 3 at 14:00 PT (Semifinals)
January 5 at 12:00 PT (Medal Round)

The big game tonight is for 3rd place in Group A: Slovakia and Switzerland play for keeps at 3 PM PT.

For download: IIHF World U20 Championships 2012 Preliminary Round 12-30.pdf

Preliminary Round
1 Michael Poplawski 72
Wes Zetaruk 72
3 Doug Wansbrough 60
4 Kelly Chaplin 48
5 Doug Stewart 36
6 Amy Roach 26
7 Laura Wansbrough 24

Preliminary Round through Thursday

December 30, 2011

IIHF World Junior Championship 2012Sorry for the error in the last update, I failed to correctly sort the standings in Group A.

Now corrected, although teams have played different numbers of games!

For download: IIHF World U20 Championships 2012 Preliminary Round 12-29.pdf

Preliminary Round
1 Amy Roach 72
2 Laura Wansbrough 62
3 Kelly Chaplin 62
4 Michael Poplawski 52
5 Wes Zetaruk 52
6 Doug Wansbrough 38
7 Doug Stewart 24

Preliminary Round, through 2 games

December 29, 2011

IIHF World Junior Championship 2012We’re halfway through the Preliminary Round!

For download: IIHF World U20 Championships 2012 Preliminary Round 2 Games.pdf

Preliminary Round
1 Laura Wansbrough 86
2 Kelly Chaplin 76
3 Amy Roach 48
4 Michael Poplawski 38
5 Wes Zetaruk 38
6 Doug Wansbrough 24
7 Doug Stewart 12

Preliminary Round Predictions

December 26, 2011

IIHF World Junior Championship 2012Seven players have entered and will vie for a top prize of $35!

Enjoy the tournament!

For download: IIHF World U20 Championships 2012 Preliminary Round Predictions.pdf


2012 IIHF World Juniors Prediction Challenge! Your Invitation

December 20, 2011

IIHF World Junior Championship 2012The World Juniors are back!

You’re invited to play along during the tournament with the Prediction Challenge!

The game challenges you to predict how the tournament will unfold. The first task is to predict which teams will make it beyond the Preliminary Round, and the standing order of the teams. After that, for each of the three knockout rounds, your challenge will be to predict who wins the games and to come as close as possible to the correct score.

Sounds like fun? It is. Have a read through the rules, fill out the Entry Form, send in $10 (all money is returned to players as prizes), and enjoy the games!

Entry deadlines are:

December 26 at 12:00 PT (Preliminary Round)
January 2 at 14:00 PT (Quarterfinals)
January 3 at 14:00 PT (Semifinals)
January 5 at 12:00 PT (Medal Round)


IIHF World Juniors Returns December 26

December 8, 2011

IIHF World Junior Championship 2012 Back for the first time since the NHL lockout season is a Prediction Game for the 2012 IIHF World U20 Championship! Entry deadline will be 12:30 PM PT on Boxing Day.

The game will be played in four rounds each worth up to 100 points towards the final score.

Full rules and entry form will posted during the week before the tournament begins.

Hope you’ll play along!