Finland vs Denmark : The seventh day of the preliminary round at the World Championship in Slovakia will feature four Blackhawks players and two prospects.
Both Group A games will once again be broadcasted on NHL Network. The day starts with Dylan Strome (Canada) facing France. Strome has one goal in three tournament games.
Team : Finland vs Denmark
Date : Thursday, May 16
Start Time : 2:15 p.m. ET
Finland vs Denmark
Henri Jokiharju and goalie prospect Kevin Lankinen (Finland) play Denmark. Jokiharju has yet to record a point on the blue line, while Lankinen has backstopped two wins for the Finns. Lankinen sat out their last game, which they lost in overtime to the United States. Prospect Mathias From has yet to play for Denmark in the tournament.
In Group B play, Erik Gustafsson and Marcus Kruger (Sweden) take on Austria. Gustafsson is averaging an assist per game with three total and Kruger has one goal.
Prospect Dominik Kubalik (Czech Republic) meets Latvia. Kubalik was held off the scoresheet for the first time in the tournament in a 3-0 loss to Russia on Monday. The winger shares the team lead in scoring with Detroit defenseman Filip Hronek at five points with each player having two goals and three assists.
Finland vs Denmark live streaming: Match preview
On the sixth day of the Ice Hockey World Championship, there are four matches taking place.
Finland take on Denmark in the latter set of games. At the same time as this Group A clash, the Czech Republic are facing Latvia in Group B.
This should be a fascinating match as Finland and Denmark are battling for the top positions in Group A.
Finland have won two of their three matches so far and have some of the most exciting players in the tournament.
Denmark, meanwhile, have five points from their three matches and are just two behind Finland. free NHL