EDITOR'S NOTE: Five members of the Coyotes organization - Head Coach Dave Tippett (Canada), Mikkel Boedker (Denmark), Connor Murphy (USA), Andy Miele (USA) and Tobias Rieder (Germany) - are competing at the 2014 IIHF World Championship in Minsk, Belarus.
DAY EIGHT: May 16, 2014
• USA defeated Kazakhstan, 4-3 in OT, in A Group B game.
Coyotes defenseman Connor Murphy played 17:09 and took three shots on goal. Coyotes forward Andy Miele played 11:41 and took two shots on goal.
Visit usahockey.com for more info on this game.
• Canada defeated Italy, 6-1, in a Group A game.
Cody Hodgson scored two goals to lead Canada into first place of Group A.
NEXT UP (for Coyotes) on Saturday:
Germany vs. Belarus 6:45 a.m. (AZ time)
Denmark vs. Czech Republic 6:45 a.m. (AZ time)
Visit iihfworlds2014.com for full coverage/schedule.