Reinhart Named Player of the Game at World Junior Quarterfinal

Griffin Reinhart had a goal and an assist in Canada's 4-1 win over Switzerland

Thursday, 01.02.2014 / 2:41 PM / News
New York Islanders
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MALMO, Sweden -- Anthony Mantha scored on a penalty shot and Griffin Reinhart had a goal and an assist as Canada beat Switzerland 4-1 on Thursday to reach the semifinals of the world junior hockey championship.

Reinhart, the fourth-overall pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, now has two points in two games since returning from a four-game suspension he picked up at last year's tournament. The Islanders prospect has already surpassed his point toal from his previous trip to the World Juniors.

Reinhart and fellow Islanders prospect Adam Pelech return to action against Finland in a semifinal game on Saturday at Malmo Arena.

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Click here for a photo gallery of Thursday's game (courtesy Hockey Canada). 


K. Okposo 71 27 42 -9 69
J. Tavares 59 24 42 -6 66
F. Nielsen 80 25 33 -11 58
J. Bailey 77 8 30 -8 38
B. Nelson 72 14 12 -10 26
M. Grabner 64 12 14 -10 26
T. Hickey 82 4 18 5 22
C. Clutterbuck 73 12 7 -9 19
C. McDonald 70 8 10 -22 18
R. Strome 37 7 11 -1 18
E. Nabokov 15 14 8 .905 2.74
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