Goals by Nick Foligno, Vince Hinostroza and Dylan Larkin in the second period provided the offensive spark for the United States who beat winless Hungary in a preliminary-round game.
Coyotes defenseman Connor Murphy played 16:22 and notched a goal and an assist for USA. Murphy has notched one goal in each of the past three games and is co-leading defensemen in goals scored in this 16-team tournament.
FULL RECAP: http://www.iihfworlds2016.com/en/games/2016-05-13/USA-vs-HUN
Germany 5, Belarus 2
Germany scored three goals in the first period and cruised to a victory over Belarus in a preliminary-round game.
Coyotes forward Tobias Rieder did not play because of a lower-body injury he suffered in Thursday's game vs. Canada after colliding with Corey Perry in the second period.
FULL RECAP: http://www.iihfworlds2016.com/en/games/2016-05-13/GER-vs-BLR