"Coach Mattison told me what the Ravens were about, what he thought," Beyer said. "He definitely encouraged me. I hold his opinion in high regard."
The US is playing Switzerland in the IIHF Semifinals right now. Currently the US is losing 1-0 after a second-period Swiss goal. John Gibson is in net for the US, and the US will have 90 seconds of a power-play once the 3rd period starts. Sweden blanked Finland 3-0 in the first semifinal today. The game is not on TV, but can be seen online at:
Today's matches (in EST):
7:30 am: Portugal - DPRK (North Korea)
10:00 am: Chile - Switzerland
2:30 pm: Spain - Honduras
Portugal - North Korea is on now. Superb passing led to the only goal so far for Portugal, put away by Raul Meireles. Second half kicking off now. North Korea has looked ok, but the goal definitely rattled them a bit. Come on Chollima!