2019 IIHF World Championships: Day 5 Update

Denmark, Latvia & Switzerland record shutout wins

Through five days of the 2019 IIHF World Championships, it’s certainly be an entertaining tournament. Both the United States and Canada were off today, so neither Jack Eichel nor Sam Reinhart were in action. Brandon Montour’s status going forward is unknown after he suffered an undisclosed injury in Canada’s win on Monday.

Eichel has recorded four assists in three games so far.

The United States has won twice so far. Overall, the US has outscored its opponents 11-7. Canada has also won twice and outscored their opponents 15-8.

Denmark 9, Great Britain 0

Denmark goals: Jesper Jensen, Mathias Bau, Morton Poulsen, Phillip Bruggisser, Lars Eller, Nicklas Jensen, Nicklas Jensen, Morten Poulsen, Morten Poulsen

Great Britain goals: none

Latvia 3, Italy 0

Latvia goals: Roberts Bukarts, Rihards Marenis, Teodors Blugers

Italy goals: none

France 1, Germany 4

France goals: Damien Fleury

Germany goals: Moritz Seider, Matthias Plachta, Leon Draisaitl, Korbinian Holzer

Austria 0, Switzerland 4

Austria goals: none

Switzerland goals: Kevin Fiala, Roman Josi, Philipp Kurashev, Sven Andrighetto

Tomorrow’s Games (Wednesday)

(*Asterisk denotes game is televised on NHL Network US).

10 am: USA vs. Great Britain*, Switzerland vs. Norway

2 pm: Germany vs. Slovakia*, Russia vs. Italy