December 26 is when the future stars come out to play.
It marks the start of the World Junior Hockey Championship, this year being held in Calgary and Edmonton.
The World Junior Hockey Championship is expected to bring all things hockey to the province when they kick off. What isn't generally expected, however, is all the money coming with it.
Calgary Flames fans will likely be keeping a closer on Team Switzerland than usual at the World Junior Hockey Championships in Alberta this year.
There is an easy explanation — Sven Bartschi.
When the world junior hockey championships hit Calgary on Boxing Day, there will be more than just the fans and players filling the rink.