Karjala Cup Day One: 11-7-12
Czech Republic 3 vs. Sweden 1
Victor Hedman, Sweden, 0-0-0, E, 4 PIM, 0 SOG
Tournament totals: 1 GP, 0-0-0, E, 4 PIM
Victor Hedman took minors for roughing and holding the stick in Sweden's 3-1 loss to Czech Republic. NHLers Jiri Tlusty and Tomas Plekanec each chipped in goals for Czech Republic in the win. Sweden plays Russia on Friday.
Elsewhere, the elder Kazionov brother, Dmitri, was scoreless in Russia 2-1 shootout loss to Finland. Sweden faces Russia on Friday.