NORWAY 5, AUSTRIA 3
Blackhawks forward Andreas Martinsen grabbed his third assist of Worlds, recording a helper in a 5-2 Norwegian win over Austria. With the win, Norway keeps their hopes of advancing to the knockout rounds alive and can guarantee a spot in next year's tournament with a win over Italy on Saturday.
Czech Republic 8, Italy 0
Dominik Kubalik registered an assist for the Czechs in a big 8-0 win over Italy on Friday. The Blackhawks prospect now has six points (2 G, 4 A) in group stage play for the Czechs.
Finland 5, Great Britain
Henri Jokiharju recorded an assist and Kevin Lankinen did not appear in net as Finland cruised past Great Britain 5-0 on Friday. The Blackhawks rookie grabbed a primary helper on the final goal of the game for the Finns, dishing a centering pass to Mikko Lehtonen to make it 5-0 Finland in the third period.