A media teleconference to announce the head coach for the 2015 U.S. National Junior Team will take place on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. ET
Jim Johannson, general manager of the 2015 U.S. National Junior Team and USA Hockey assistant executive director for hockey operations, will join the head coach to take questions from the media.
The media teleconference will be streamed live online at worldjuniors.usahockey.com. Questions can be submitted via Twitter to @usahockey and using the hashtag #USAWJC ... Audio will be available following the teleconference at USAHockey.com.
The 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship will take place Dec. 26, 2014 - Jan. 5, 2015 in Montreal and Toronto, Canada. The U.S. is seeking its fourth medal in six years, having won gold in 2010 and 2013, and the bronze medal in 2011. Team USA will play its preliminary-round games in Montreal against Canada, Finland, Germany and Slovakia. Quarterfinals will be split between Montreal and Toronto. The semifinals, medal games and relegation games will be played in Toronto.