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Giants Athletic Therapist Mike Burnstein to Represent Canada at the 2019 World Juniors

Chris Relke

Vancouver Giants athletic therapist Mike Burnstein (Hamilton, ON) has been named to Team Canada’s staff for the upcoming World Junior Hockey Championships which run December 26th, 2018 through January 5th, 2019.

Burnstein is no stranger to international competition having represented Canada numerous times throughout his career. In addition to his 20-year tenure in the NHL with the Vancouver Canucks, he worked for Canada at the 2010 Winter Olympics, four World Hockey Championships, the 2015 Spengler Cup and served as the Athletic Trainer for Team Europe in 2016 at the World Cup of Hockey.

Burnstein is entering his second season with the Vancouver Giants. He joins Tim Hunter (Moose Jaw Warriors), Brent Kisio (Lethbridge Hurricanes) and Khore Elliott (Victoria Royals) as WHL staff representatives for Team Canada’s World Junior team.

READ HOCKEY CANADA’S STAFF ANNOUNCEMENT HERE

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