2017 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
Sweden 3, Switzerland 1
Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson notched a memorable assist for Team Sweden in its win over Switzerland in a quarterfinal match in Paris, France.
Tied 1-1, Ekman-Larsson launched a perfect pass up the middle of the ice from deep within Team Sweden's zone to teammate William Nylander, who converted the lead pass into a breakaway goal at 13:15 of the second period.
Ekman-Larsson, who logged 17:21 of ice time on Thursday, has produced two goals and two assists in six games at this tournament.
Team Sweden will play Team Finland in one of two semifinals on Saturday.
Finland 2, USA 0
Team USA failed to score in its quarterfinal match vs. Team Finland in Cologne, Germany.
The loss snapped a six-game winning streak for the Americans at this tournament, and eliminated them from medal contention.
Coyotes defenseman Connor Murphy played 14:14, Coyotes forward Christian Dvorak played 7:53, and Coyotes forward Clayton Keller played 12:53. All took one shot on goal.