Canada bests Switzerland in world juniors exhibition:

Dawson Mercer, Liam Foudy and Bowen Byram scored as Canada blanked Switzerland 3-0 in their first warm-up game ahead of the upcoming World Junior Championship. 1:07

It also includes Quinton Byfield and Jamie Drysdale, who won a silver medal with Canada's guys's summer under-18 team at the 2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup.

"The management group and coaches have actually done an excellent job dealing with the gamers and finalizing the lineup," said Shawn Bullock, director of guys's nationwide teams with Hockey Canada. "This team has a great deal of ability, worldwide experience and, most significantly, is a group of quality young males."

The puck will officially drop on Boxing Day when Canada takes on the United States in the Czech Republic.