Steven Stamkos and Claude Giroux scored goals, but Canada lost out in their quarter-finals at the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship for the fourth year in a row, suffering a shootout loss to the host Swedes.
Steven Stamkos’ second goal of the game 3:36 into overtime was the game-winner as Canada battled back from 2-0 and 3-2 deficits to beat Slovenia and close out the preliminary round with five straight wins.
Jeff Skinner scored the game-winning goal seven minutes into the third period and Wayne Simmonds also found the back of the net as Canada retook first place in the Stockholm Group by beating the Czechs.
Claude Giroux scored once and added two assists, and Steven Stamkos and Andrew Ladd had a goal and a helper apiece as Canada took over first place in the Stockholm Group with a victory over the Belarusians.
Mike Smith made 33 saves for the shutout, Steven Stamkos scored the winner on a first-period power play and Matt Read added a pair of assists to help Canada blank the Swedes and keep pace in the Stockholm Group.
Steven Stamkos assisted on three of four first-period goals and added one of his own in the third and Taylor Hall scored twice as Canada routed the Norwegians, keeping pace with Switzerland atop the Stockholm Group.
Andrew Ladd and Matt Read scored in regulation time and Mike Smith made 26 saves in his international debut, but Canada came out on the wrong end of an eight-round shootout, falling to the Swiss in Stockholm Group play.
Matt Duchene scored twice, Steven Stamkos added one of his own and Devan Dubnyk made 24 saves for the win on his birthday as Canada opened the world championship with a 3-1 victory over Denmark in Stockholm.
2023 IIHF World Championship: CAN 5 – KAZ 1 (Preliminary)
Veleno and Blais had 1G 2A each to lead Canada to another win.
2023 IIHF World Championship: CAN 2 – SVK 1 SO (Preliminary)
Quinn scored the winner in Round 8 to help Canada edge the Slovaks.
2023 IIHF World Championship: CAN 5 – SLO 2 (Preliminary)
Canada down Slovenia for second win at Worlds.
2023 IIHF World Championship: CAN 6 – LAT 0 (Preliminary)
Canada opened Worlds with a shutout win over Latvia.
2023 WWC: USA 6 – CAN 3 (Gold Medal)
Jenner scored twice, but Canada finished with silver in Brampton.
2023 WWC: CAN 4 – USA 3 (Preliminary)
Rattray scored the winner in the ninth round as Canada won a thriller.
2023 WWC: CAN 5 – JPN 0 (Preliminary)
Fillier scored a pair of goals to lead Canada to a win over Japan.
2023 WWC: CAN 5 – CZE 1 (Preliminary)
Poulin scored her 100th career goal to help Canada past the Czechs.
2023 WWC: CAN 4 – SUI 0 (Preliminary)
Spooner finished with 1G 1A to help Canada blank the Swiss.
2022 Spengler Cup: ORE 3 – CAN 1 (Quarterfinal)
DiDomenico scored, but Canada saw its Spengler Cup run end in the QFs.
2022 Spengler Cup: DAV 2 – CAN 1 (Preliminary)
Connolly scored again, but Canada was edged by the Spengler hosts.
2022 Spengler Cup: SPA 3 – CAN 2 (Preliminary)
Connolly scored twice, but Canada dropped its opener in Davos.