Posts tagged Sweden

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 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: Strome nets goal and assist, but Ontario falls to U.S. at World U17s

   January 2, 2014 6:56 pm    0

SYDNEY, Nova Scotia – Dylan Strome scored a goal, but the Erie Otters rookie and Ontario couldn’t overcome a four-goal third period in a 6-2 loss to the United States on Thursday in the final preliminar game at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. Ontario (2-1-1) failed to qualify for today’s semifinals after finishing third in…

 

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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: 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 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: Otters' McDavid dominating at World U18s

   April 23, 2013 10:14 am    0

Erie Otters center Connor McDavid leads all players with five goals, six assists and 11 points in four games for unbeaten Canada in the IIHF U18 World Championship in Sochi, Russia. McDavid, 16, capped his dominant performance in the preliminary round with a hat trick in a 6-0 win against Sweden Tuesday. Canada also beat…

 

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