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Recap: Coyotes at 2013 IIHF World Championship

Sunday, 05.19.2013 / 2:20 PM / Features
By Dave Vest

GLENDALE -- Coyotes forward David Moss notched an assist on Sunday to help the United States beat Finland, 3-2 in a shootout, in the bronze medal game at the 2013 IIHF World Championship in Stockholm, Sweden.

Coyotes forward Lauri Korpikoski scored both of Finland’s goals and was named the game’s best player.

Five other Coyotes – Mikkel Boedker (Denmark), Martin Hanzal (Czech Republic), Zbynek Michalek (Czech Republic), Mike Smith (Canada) and Radim Vrbata (Czech Republic) - also played in the tournament but did not make it to the bronze medal or gold medal games. Sweden won the prestigious event by beating Switzerland 5-1 in the gold medal game.

Coyotes Head Coach Dave Tippett served as an assistant coach for Canada.

Below are some key stats for the seven Coyotes who played at the 2013 IIHF World Championship (in alphabetical order):


Boedker

Mikkel Boedker
Denmark

• 3 assists in 7 games
• 22:39 average ice time
• 12 shots





Hanzal

Martin Hanzal
Czech Republic

• 1 goal, 3 assists in 8 games
• 61.9 face-off percentage
• 17:05 average ice time
• 15 shots





Korpikoski

Lauri Korpikoski
Finland

• 3 goals, 2 assists in 8 games
• 17:03 average ice time
• 26 shots
• Named bronze medal game’s best player vs. USA





Michalek

Zbynek Michalek
Czech Republic

• 3 goals, 1 assist in 8 games
• 24:30 average ice time
• 26 shots (led team)
• Named game’s best player vs. Denmark





Moss

David Moss
USA

• 4 goals, 3 assists in 10 games
• 26 shots
• Named game’s best player vs. France
• Won bronze medal





Smith

Mike Smith
Canada

• 2 wins, 2 losses
• .944 save percentage
• 1.65 goals-against average
• 1 assist
• Named game’s best player vs. Sweden
• Named game’s best player vs. Czech Republic





Vrbata

Radim Vrbata
Czech Republic

• 2 goals, 1 assist in 8 games
• Plus-4 rating (led team)
• 18 shots

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