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2019 World Championship: May 20

by Michelle Crechiolo @PensInsideScoop / Penguins Team Reporter

The 2019 World Championship is underway in Slovakia. The Pens have 7 players representing their native countries in the international tournament. Here is a quick look back at this weekend's action.

* Dominik Simon scored for a third-straight game as the Czech Republic defeated Austria 8-0 on Sunday. He now has eight points (3G-5A) in the tournament so far.

* Patric Hornqvist recorded an assist in Sweden's 4-3 win over Switzerland on Saturday. He also has eight points (5G-3A) in the tournament so far. 

* Evgeni Malkin helped Russia improve to a perfect 5-0 in the tournament with a 3-1 win over Latvia on Saturday. Both Malkin and Teddy Blueger were pointless in the game.

* Matt Murray made 15 saves as he and Jared McCann helped Canada to an 8-0 win over Germany on Saturday.

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