Recreation Day: U.S. To Open Play In 2022 Males’s Worlds In opposition to Latvia

Game Day: U.S. To Open Play In 2022 Men's Worlds Against Latvia

The U.S. has medaled in 4 of the final eight males’s world championships, its greatest medal streak in 9 many years.

Workforce USA is taking part in in Group B, which together with Latvia contains Austria, Finland, Nice Britain, Sweden, Czechia and Norway. Group A options Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Slovakia, Denmark, Kazakhstan, Italy and France.

The event format contains groups taking part in spherical robin inside their Group after which a cross-over quarterfinal spherical with the highest 4 groups in every Group competing. The semifinal spherical follows, with the event concluding with bronze and gold-medal video games.

Workforce USA’s roster options eight first or second-round NHL Draft picks in addition to 2022 U.S. Olympians Strauss Mann, Ben Meyers and Sean Farrell. Seth Jones, who’s taking part in in his sixth IIHF world championship and third males’s world championship, is Workforce USA’s captain, whereas Austin Watson and Nate Schmidt are the staff’s alternate captains.