World Junior: Depth of Team Canada shows through

Canada's Ryan Strome celebrates his goal with his teammates Jonathan Drouin (L) and Tyler...

Canada's Ryan Strome celebrates his goal with his teammates Jonathan Drouin (L) and Tyler Wotherspoon (R) in front of the Slovakia bench during the third period of their preliminary round game during the 2013 IIHF U20 World Junior Hockey Championship in Ufa December 28, 2012. (REUTERS)

CHRIS STEVENSON, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 2:14 PM ET

UFA, RUSSIA - Down three forwards 26 minutes into its game against Slovakia Friday, Canada's depth got a workout.

Turns out 17-year-olds Jonathan Drouin and Nathan MacKinnon, the linemates from the Halifax Mooseheads of the QMJHL, were up to the task.

 


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