Almost nothing happened in the NHL yesterday, so let’s check out yesterday’s World Juniors openers and open up discussion below!
The goaltending battle was supposed be the third game, but Slovia’s goaltender Simon Latkoczy shut out the Swiss to get the win.
The IIHF disciplinary panel issued a one-game suspension for Raska, who was called for boarding in a pre-tournament exhibition game
Predators prospect Juuso Parssinen had a very solid game while Finland shot the lights out to get the win.
Catching up on tracking Juuso Pärssinen today (at even strength):— On The Future (@OnTheFutureOTF) December 26, 2020
50.00% Controlled zone exits
50.00% Controlled zone entries
Billed as a matchup of the best two goaltenders in the tournament, Spencer Knight was replaced in net in the second period after giving up four goals in twelve shots. Meanwhile, Nashville prospects were all over the ice for Team Russia.
Yaroslav Askarov in the ALL red pic.twitter.com/1DB1C2qsl0— Dylan Griffing (@Dylan_Griffing) December 26, 2020