Nugent Hopkins will be an offensive leader for Canada this holiday season. - Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE
The cuts have been made, and here is your Team Canada for the 2013 World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia.
Jonathan Huberdeau - Ryan Nugent-Hopkins - Mark Scheifele
Charles Hudon - Ryan Strome - Brett Ritchie
Jonathan Drouin - Boone Jenner - Ty Rattie
Anthony Camara - Phillip Danault - J.C. Lipon
Morgan Rielly - Dougie Hamilton
Scott Harrington - Xavier Ouellet
Griffin Reinhart - Tyler Wotherspoon
The most surprising cut perhaps was Frankie Corrado on defense, a Canucks prospect who had played will in the Subway series against Russia earlier in the year.
Charles Hudon will be the lone representative of the Montreal Canadiens organization after Brendan Gallagher, Michael Bournival and Nathan Beaulieu all made the team last year.