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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: Canada falls short of World Juniors bronze

   January 5, 2014 9:44 am    0

* Russia 2, Canada 1: Canada, which features Otters teammates Connor McDavid and Adam Pelech, couldn’t overcome an early 2-0 deficit in the bronze-medal game on the way to missing out on a medal for the second straight year. Russia (4-3-0) took a 2-0 first-period lead on goals from Buffalo Sabres prospect Mikhail Grigorenko and…

 

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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 vying for spots in gold-medal game at World Juniors

   January 3, 2014 10:10 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Sweden has blazed through the IIHF World Junior Championship behind a roster led by Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk. Burakovsky ranks third on the team with three goals and seven points in five games, while Dansk has a 4-0-0 record, 1.75 goals-against average, .927 save percentage and one shutout,…

 

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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 EXTRA: Otters quartet vying for World Juniors gold

   January 1, 2014 10:45 am    0

The NHL Winter Classic, featuring the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs, is set for today at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Mich. But six time zones away in Malmo, Sweden, four Erie Otters – G Oscar Dansk (Sweden), D Adam Pelech (Canada), C Connor McDavid (Canada) and RW Andre Burakovsky (Sweden) are preparing…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: McDavid scores to lead Canada past U.S. at World Juniors

   December 31, 2013 12:46 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Erie Otters center Connor McDavid picked the perfect time to score his first goal of the IIHF World Junior Championship. He scored the go-ahead goal 3 minutes, 54 seconds into the third period in Canada’s 3-2 win against the United States today that clinched first place in Group A. Canada (3-0-1) will…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Dansk, Burakovsky lead Sweden to Group B-clinching win

   December 31, 2013 11:01 am    0

MALMO, Sweden – Oscar Dansk stopped 23-of-25 shots and Erie Otters teammate Andre Burakovsky had an assist to lead unbeaten Sweden to a 3-2 win against Russia on Tuesday that clinched first place in Group B at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Sweden (4-0-0) faces Slovakia (1-3-0), the fourth-place team in Group A, in the…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Update on Otters at World Juniors

   December 30, 2013 6:26 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Erie Otters C Connor McDavid had the tying goal disallowed in the third period. But Jonathan Drouin scored the equalizer with 5 minutes, 58 seconds left, and Nic Petan added the go-ahead goal with 2:46 left, in Canada’s 5-3 preliminary-round win against Slovakia at the IIHF World Junior Championship on Monday. Petan’s…

 

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