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Reinhart Named Player of the Game at World Junior Quarterfinal

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders
Click here to watch Reinhart light the lamp.

MALMO, Sweden -- Anthony Mantha scored on a penalty shot and Griffin Reinhart had a goal and an assist as Canada beat Switzerland 4-1 on Thursday to reach the semifinals of the world junior hockey championship.

Reinhart, the fourth-overall pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, now has two points in two games since returning from a four-game suspension he picked up at last year's tournament. The Islanders prospect has already surpassed his point toal from his previous trip to the World Juniors.

Reinhart and fellow Islanders prospect Adam Pelech return to action against Finland in a semifinal game on Saturday at Malmo Arena.

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Click here for a photo gallery of Thursday's game (courtesy Hockey Canada). 

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