Sunday, May 6, 2012
Sunday World Championship update
By Mark Stepneski
Defenseman Philip Larsen was the only Stars player to see action at the World Championship on Sunday. He had no points, four shots on goal and a minus-1 rating in Denmark’s 4-3 loss to Italy.
Larsen played a game-high 25:36 as Denmark fell to 0-2 in the tournament.
Kari Lehtonen served as the backup in Finland’s 1-0 victory over Slovakia on Sunday. The Finns improved to 2-0 at the tournament. Both wins have been by 1-0 scores.
France 6, Kazakhstan 3
Italy 4, Denmark 3
Finland 1, Slovakia 0
Russia 4, Norway 2
Switzerland 3, Belarus 2
Latvia 3, Germany 2
France vs. Canada, 8:15 a.m.
Czech Republic vs. Norway, 9:15 a.m.
USA vs. Slovakia, 12:15 p.m. (NBC Sports Network)
Denmark vs. Sweden, 1:15 p.m.