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2011 IIHF World Junior Championship: Daily Log for Coyotes Prospects

by Staff Writer / Arizona Coyotes
The 2011 IIHF World Junior Championship is under way in Buffalo, N.Y.


Three of the Coyotes' top prospects - right wing Chris Brown (U.S.A.), center Oscar Lindberg (Sweden), and goaltender Mark Visentin (Canada) - are participating. The elite event runs until Jan. 5, 2011. Check in daily to follow each prospect's performance.

(Note: All times listed below are Arizona time)



CHRIS BROWN, RW:

Chris Brown.
Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010:
U.S.A. 3, Finland 2 (OT)

GAME RECAP


• Brown was a plus-1.

Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010:
U.S.A. 6, Slovakia 1

GAME RECAP

• Brown scored a goal at 11:47 of the second period to give the U.S.A. a 4-0 lead. He finished with five shots.

Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010:
U.S.A. 4, Germany 0

GAME RECAP

• Brown took four shots but did not score.

Chris Brown in action at the WJC. Photo by Getty Images.
Friday, Dec. 31, 2010:
U.S.A. 2,  Switzerland 1

GAME RECAP

• Brown took a team-high seven shots but did not score. 

Monday, Jan. 3, 2011
Semifinals
Canada 4, U.S.A. 1

GAME RECAP

• Brown scored a goal at 9:37 of the third period to cut Canada's lead to 4-1. He finished with three shots and was a minus-1.

Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011
Bronze Medal Game
U.S.A. 4, Sweden 2



Oscar Lindberg
OSCAR LINDBERG, C:

Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010:
Sweden 7, Norway 1

GAME RECAP

• Lindberg scored a goal at 5:29 of the first period to give Sweden a 2-0 lead.

Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010:
Sweden 2, Russia 0

GAME RECAP

• Lindberg took three shots but did not score.

Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010:
Sweden 6, Czech Republic 3

GAME RECAP

Oscar Lindberg in action at the WJC. Photo by Getty Images.
• Lindberg assisted on the goal that gave Sweden a 4-1 lead in the second period, and was a plus-1.

Friday, Dec. 31, 2010:
Sweden 6, Canada 5 (SO)

GAME RECAP

• Lindberg scored the decisive shootout goal, took five shots and was a plus-2.




Monday, Jan. 3, 2011
Semifinals
Russia 4, Sweden 3 (SO)

GAME RECAP

• Lindberg took five shots and was a minus-1.

Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011

Bronze Medal Game
U.S.A. 4, Sweden 2




MARK VISENTIN, G:

Mark Visentin.
Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010:
Canada 6, Russia 3

GAME RECAP

• Visentin did not play in this game.

Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010:
Canada 7, Czech Republic 2

GAME RECAP

• Visentin did not play in this game.

Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010:
Canada 10, Norway, 1

GAME RECAP

• Visentin stopped 31 of the 32 shots he faced in 60 minutes.

Mark Visentin in action at the WJC. Photo by Getty Images.
Friday, Dec. 31, 2010:
Sweden 6, Canada 5 (SO)

GAME RECAP

• Visentin did not play in this game.

Sunday, Jan. 2, 2011

Canada 4, Switzerland 1

GAME RECAP

• Visentin stopped 21 of the 22 shots he faced in 60 minutes.

Monday, Jan. 3, 2011

Semifinals
Canada 4, U.S.A. 1

GAME RECAP

• Visentin stopped 22 of the 23 shots he faced in 60 minutes and was named Canada's Player of the Game.

Next:
Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011

Gold Medal Game
Russia 5, Canada 3

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