Coyotes center Matthew Lombardi scored his second goal of the IIHF World Championship on Thursday to help Canada secure a 4-2 victory over Latvia and a berth in Friday's semifinals.
Lombardi scored his goal 3:07 into the third period to give Canada a 4-2 lead, which held up. Coyotes forwards Shane Doan
and Scottie Upshall also are playing for Canada.
Canada will play Sweden in the semifinals on Friday. The U.S. and Russia will play in the other semifinal. The winners of each match will play for the gold medal on Sunday.