Another multi-point game for Schenn
Brayden Schenn was at it again today. The Kings prospect had one goal and one assist in Canada’s 6-5 shootout loss to Sweden in pool-play action in the World Junior Championships. In four pool-play games, Schenn totaled seven goals and seven assists. Here is Schenn’s game-by-game breakdown so far…
Sunday vs. Russia — 1 goal, 1 assist
Tuesday vs. Czech Republic — 1 goal, 4 assists
Wednesday vs. Norway — 4 goals, 1 assist
Friday vs. Sweden — 1 goal, 1 assist
UPDATE: Sweden won Pool B, earned a quarterfinal bye and advanced directly to Monday’s semifinals. Canada will play in Sunday’s quarterfinals. The United States, with Kings prospect Derek Forbort, beat Switzerland 2-1 today and won Group A. In Sunday’s quarterfinals, it will be Canada vs. Switzerland and Finland vs. Russia. In Monday’s semifinals, the United States will face the Canada-Switzerland winner while Sweden will face the Finland-Russia winner. The gold- and bronze-medal games will be Wednesday in Buffalo.