There were no Lightning properties in action yesterday at the World Championships.
Today, Martin Cibak had his 2nd goal of the tournament as Slovakia knocked off Sweden 5-2. Cibak was -1 with 1 shot on goal and 2 penalty minutes in the game. Blueliner Andreas Holmqvist
was scoreless with 2 shots on goal and a -1 rating for the Swedes.
improved to 2-0-0 on the tournament blanking Norway with an 18 save shutout.
Also, defenseman Timo Helbling was a scratch in Switzerlands 6-3 loss at the hands of Russia.
With two more days remaining in the Qualifying Round, Finland is atop Group E, 1 point ahead of Canada. In Group F, Sweden sits in 2nd place 3 points back of Russia, 1 point ahead of Switzerland and 2 points in front of Slovakia.