Quarterfinal matchups, schedule set at world juniors

Ian McLaren
BUFFALO, NY - DECEMBER 31: Adam Fox #8 of United States celebrates with teammates after scoring the winning goal against Finland in the third period during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on December 31, 2017 in Buffalo, New York.
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The IIHF has released the schedule for Tuesday's quarterfinal matches at the 2018 World Junior Hockey Championship in Buffalo:

  • Czech Republic vs. Finland, 12 p.m. EST at Key Bank Center
  • Canada vs. Switzerland, 4 p.m. EST at Key Bank Center
  • Sweden vs. Slovakia, 6 p.m. EST at HarborCenter
  • USA vs. Russia, 8 p.m. EST at Key Bank Center

The best-of-three relegation round will also begin Tuesday, with Belarus taking on Denmark at 2 p.m. EST at HarborCenter.

The semifinal round will take place on Thursday, with the gold and bronze medal games set for Friday.