Top-ranked North American skater Jack Hughes picked up an assist in Team USA's pre-tournament 5-2 win against Germany on Tuesday. Hughes had three shots on goal in the game.
Cory Schneider started in net for Team USA, saving 15 of 17 shots on he faced through 40 minutes of play. Goaltender Thatcher Demko played the final 20 minutes for USA.
The game was the only pre-tournament matchup for USA before the start of the tournament. They open the World Championship on Friday, May 10 at 2:15PM against Slovakia on NHL Network.