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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters' Dansk, Burakovsky settle for silver at World Juniors

   January 5, 2014 2:51 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk won medals today at the IIHF World Junior Championship. But it wasn’t the medal they wanted – gold. The Erie Otters duo and their Swedish teammates settled for silver after a 3-2 overtime loss to Finland in the gold-medal game. Heavily favored Sweden (6-1-0) lost for the…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters’ Dansk, Burakovsky settle for silver at World Juniors

   January 5, 2014 2:51 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk won medals today at the IIHF World Junior Championship. But it wasn’t the medal they wanted – gold. The Erie Otters duo and their Swedish teammates settled for silver after a 3-2 overtime loss to Finland in the gold-medal game. Heavily favored Sweden (6-1-0) lost for the…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Dansk, Burakovsky playing for gold at World Juniors

   January 4, 2014 3:55 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk will play for the gold medal at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Dansk stopped 26-of-27 shots to lead unbeaten Sweden to a 2-1 semifinal win against Russia today. Sweden (6-0-0) moves into Sunday’s 1 p.m. final against Finland, which kept the Otters’ duo of…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters quartet head to semifinals at World Juniors

   January 2, 2014 2:18 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Sweden is on a roll at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk are big reasons why. Burakovsky had two assists, while Dansk stopped all 18 shots he faced, in a 6-0 quarterfinal win against Slovakia today that moved unbeaten Sweden (5-0-0) into the semifinals. Sweden…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Erie’s Kaval, former Otters at World Championships

   May 16, 2013 9:01 am    0

There’s added local flavor on the ice in Helsinki, Finland today at the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Erie native Keith Kaval is officiating today’s game between host Finland and Slovakia. Former Erie Otters goaltender Jaroslav Janus is on Slovakia’s roster, but he’s scratched for this game. He has an 0-2 record, 3.00 goals-against average…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Erie's Kaval, former Otters at World Championships

   May 16, 2013 9:01 am    0

There’s added local flavor on the ice in Helsinki, Finland today at the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Erie native Keith Kaval is officiating today’s game between host Finland and Slovakia. Former Erie Otters goaltender Jaroslav Janus is on Slovakia’s roster, but he’s scratched for this game. He has an 0-2 record, 3.00 goals-against average…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: McDavid, Canada advance to World U18s final

   April 26, 2013 8:14 am    0

Erie Otters center Connor McDavid was held without a point for the first time in six games at the IIHF U18 World Championship in Sochi, Russia. Yet the Canadians still beat Finland 3-1 in the semifinals today to earn a spot in Sunday’s gold-medal game against the United States, which beat Russia 4-3 in the…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: McDavid leads Canada into U18 semis

   April 25, 2013 5:06 pm    0

Erie Otters center Connor McDavid’s second straight hat trick led Canada to a 6-0 quarterfinal win Thursday in the IIHF U18 World Championship in Sochi, Russia. Canada (5-0) moves into today’s semifinal matchup against Finland, with the United States and Russia in the other semifinal. Meanwhile, McDavid added to his tournament-leading totals of eight goals,…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Pelech, Canada fall short in U-18 semifinals

   April 20, 2012 1:58 pm    0

BRNO, Czech Republic – Erie Otters defenseman Adam Pelech has to settle for a chance to win a bronze medal at the IIHF World Under-18 Championship. Canada lost to the undefeated United States 2-1 Friday in the semifinals, setting up a third-place matchup against Finland on Sunday at 6 a.m. The U.S. will face unbeaten…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Pelech, Canada advance to World U-18 semis

   April 19, 2012 7:27 pm    0

BRECLAV, Czech Republic – Erie Otters defenseman Adam Pelech and Canada defeated Russia 4-2 Thursday in the quarterfinals of the IIHF World Under-18 Championship on Thursday. Pelech had no points, one shot on goal and two penalty minutes for Canada, which faces the unbeaten United States in the semifinals Friday at 1 p.m. in Brno,…

 

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