Nail Yakupov and Alex Galchenyuk are good friends and former teammates. Now they are competing for World Junior gold against each other. On the eve (or morning) of Team Russia’s first game against Team USA at the 2013 World Juniors, enjoy some stories both guys have told us.
WJC Video: Team Russia responds to Steve Spott’s comments about Ufa. http://www.stevedangle.com/joining-the-rush-team-russia-canadas-lamps
Kicking it old school: Here’s a webcam interview I did with Jordan Eberle in May 2009. Ebs is a gem. I am a humongous nerd.
Hosting the #2012WJC chat for the bronze medal game with 2-time Canadian World Junior gold medalist PK Subban! Join in! http://apps.facebook.com/nikepressurepit
Winning after the Lokomotiv tragedy for Sobchenko and Urychev would be amazing.
2012 WJC - Game On with Steve Dangle
Team Canada’s World Juniors are breathing hard and sweating buckets in practice to become a force on the ice. Will their hard work end in gold? It’ll depend on how they use the pressure of playing for Canada.