Tavares Nets Goal and Assist in Canada Win

Wednesday, 05.9.2012 / 4:10 PM ET
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2012 IIHF World Championship
Tavares Nets Goal and Assist in Canada Win

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CANADA 3, SWITZERLAND 2

John Tavares scored a goal and an assist to help Canada defeat Mark Streit, Nino Niederreiter and the Swiss 3-2 Wednesday in Helsinki.

Team Canada Captain Ryan Getzlaf scored 8:02 into the third period to break a 2-2 deadlock, firing a bomb past goaltender Tobias Stephan from the top of the right circle.

Jordan Eberle also had a goal for Canada (3-0-1), while Cam Ward picked up the victory in net.

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2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Tavares 82 38 48 5 86
K. Okposo 60 18 33 -8 51
R. Strome 81 17 33 23 50
F. Nielsen 78 14 29 8 43
B. Nelson 82 20 22 6 42
A. Lee 76 25 16 9 41
J. Bailey 70 15 26 3 41
N. Leddy 78 10 27 18 37
J. Boychuk 72 9 26 15 35
T. Hamonic 71 5 28 15 33
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Halak 38 17 4 .914 2.43
C. Johnson 8 8 1 .889 3.08

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