Goaltender Calvin Pickard, NHL Central Scouting's top-rated North American goalie for the 2010 Entry Draft, will lead Canada's entry for the 2010 IIHF World Under-18 Championship.

The tournament will be played April 13-23 in Belarus.

Twenty of the 22 players selected for the team are eligible for the League's June 25-26 selection extravaganza, including a number who will hear their names called early in the draft.

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Calvin, born in Winnipeg Manitoba, has given his team (Seattle Thunderbirds) a steady presence in their most important position.