The third World Cup of Hockey takes place at the Air Canada Center in Toronto from September 17 to October 1, and with 12 years having passed from the previous edition, the showpiece tournament is expected to generate plenty of interest.
Fierce rivals Team Canada and Team USA will square off in Group A, together with Team Europe and Team Czech Republic, whereas Team Russia, Team Finland, Team Sweden and Team North America will battle it out in Group B.
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It is also important to note that 2016 World Cup of Hockey live stream will not be available to residents of United States, Canada, China, Mexico, Russia, Sweden and Finland.
Speaking of the most likely winners, hosts and reigning champions Canada have been made 19/20 favourites to defend the coveted title, while Russia (11/2), USA (6/1) and Sweden (6/1) are also among the candidates for the trophy.
2016 World Cup of Hockey Schedule
All Times Eastern (GMT -5)
Saturday, September 17
Team USA vs. Team Europe, 3:30 p.m.
Team Czech Republic vs. Team Canada, 8 p.m.
Sunday, September 18
Team Sweden vs. Team Russia, 3 p.m.
Team North America vs. Team Finland, 8 p.m.
Monday, September 19
Team Europe vs. Team Czech Republic, 3 p.m.
Team Russia vs. Team North America, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, September 20
Team Finland vs. Team Sweden, 3 p.m.
Team Canada vs. Team USA, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, September 21
Team North America vs. Team Sweden, 3 p.m.
Team Europe vs. Team Canada, 8 p.m.
Thursday, September 22
Team Finland vs. Team Russia, 3 p.m.
Team USA vs. Team Czech Republic, 8 p.m.