On Tuesday, Denmark shocked the hockey world with an upset of Finland, the defending U-20 IIHF World Junior Champion.
On Thursday, Denmark showed they’re not out of tournament magic quite yet.
The Danes defeated the Czech Republic, 3-2, on Mathias From’s overtime winner at 0:47 at the Bell Centre in Montreal. It was the first win over the Czechs in tournament history for Denmark, following their first-ever win over Finland.
— TSN (@TSN_Sports) December 29, 2016
From, a Chicago Blackhawks draft pick in 2016, celebrated wildly after a dangle around a Czech defender and a quick backhand goal to end it.
Quite a talented young player. We look forward to him starring in Chicago, and then eventually being traded when they can’t afford him against the cap.
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