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USA Hockey Announces Hlinka Gretzky Cup Roster
June 30, 2021
USA Hockey introduced their roster for the upcoming 2021 Hlinka Gretzky Cup, which will likely be held August 2-7 within the Czech Republic.
The Hlinka Gretzky Cup is a U-18 match—gamers born in 2004 or earlier—held each summer season that’s form of the unofficial kick-off for the next yr’s NHL Draft. The US chooses to ship their greatest non-NTDP gamers—the NTDP will get ample alternative at worldwide play throughout the season– to the occasion, chosen from the Choose 17 Participant Improvement camp. That normally places the USA at an obstacle for the match, sending what’s nearer to their B-team whereas different international locations are sending their greatest, however it’s a great alternative for these US gamers to place themselves on the radar for the upcoming draft, and showcase the unbelievable depth within the US system.