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Coyotes at the WJC: Recap for Dec. 26

by Dave Vest / Arizona Coyotes


Seven Coyotes prospects are participating at the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship in Helsinki, Finland. They are: forwards Brendan Perlini and Dylan Strome for Canada; forwards Christian Dvorak and Ryan MacInnis for USA; and goalie Erik Kallgren and forwards Anton Karlsson and Jens Looke for Sweden.

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USA 4, Canada 2

Christian Dvorak notched an assist and two shots on goal to help Team USA defeat Team Canada, 4-2, on Saturday in a preliminary-round game.

Dvorak assisted on Colin White’s goal at 16:33 of the second period, which tied the score 1-1.

Dylan Strome scored Canada’s second goal and was named Player of the Game for his team. He and Brendan Perlini each took three shots on goal for the Canadians.

Ryan MacInnis also played for Team USA but did not factor in the scoring.

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Sweden 8, Switzerland 3

Anton Karlsson and Jens Looke played on Team Sweden’s fourth line but did not factor in the scoring of their team’s lopsided win over Switzerland in a preliminary-round game. Looke took one of Sweden’s 39 shots on goal.

Goalie Erik Kallgren did not dress for this game.

For a full recap, click here.

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