Memorial Cup team capsules

Updated: May 19, 2005, 4:55 PM ET
By Chris Stevenson | Special to ESPN.com

Here's a look at the four teams participating in the Memorial Cup, Canada's national junior championship that begins Saturday in London, Ontario. After a round-robin, the top team gets a bye to the final. The second- and third-place teams play a sudden-death semifinal to advance to the final. The semifinal is May 28 and the final is May 29. How important is it to advance directly to the final and avoid an extra game on the Saturday? Eleven of the last 12 winners have been the teams that finished ...

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