Slash on Sandin." They try to fight,"he stated of the Czechs. Allenby stated any fingers being pointed at Sandin for not using the correct quantity of defense isn't warranted."Rasmus can decide for himself what gloves he desires to wear," he stated. Moten said his team will have to stick with what's worked so far against the larger, stronger Russians.

Sweden is ill of seeing Rasmus Sandin get slashed.

No doubt the Toronto Maple Leafs feel the exact same method.

The 19-year-old defenceman took another hack to his left wrist-- between the glove and elbow where there's no padding-- in a 5-0 quarter-final triumph over hosts Czech Republic at the world junior hockey champion on Thursday.

The 29th choice in the 2018 NHL draft also got a big slash in Sweden's 6-2 accomplishment against Slovakia on New Year's Eve.

Sandin went straight to the locker room and didn't return because one, however skated Wednesday and remained in the lineup against the competition hosts.

He was then slashed in practically the exact very same spot Thursday and remained in the game. Sandin wasn't, nevertheless, on the ice for the anthem after the final buzzer and didn't talk to press reporters.

targeting Sandin's wrist." He's doing fine," Allenby stated." It's painful, naturally.

It's in the news. It's difficult to conceal that he was slashed there. Right from the beginning of the game we feel that the Czechs were slashing him on the wrist once again. "Our gamers discussed it with the refs, and

it kept going on. We expected it and it took place, and we carry on."Swedish centre David Gustafsson was annoyed to

see another outright effort to hurt."It's the second game in a row,"stated the Winnipeg Jets possibility.

"We're leading the game and they simply go slashing. It's on our finest player, too."I'm exhausted and ill of seeing that. "Concerns about correct security not

warranted Head coach Tomas Moten, whose

team will handle Russia in one of Saturday's semifinals, was more diplomatic, however he decided to keep some of his best players on the bench with the game in hand in the third period." They try to fight,"he said of the Czechs. "They attempt to fight everybody.

We just felt in the end when we had the big lead we 'd simply pull a number of our people."Allenby stated any fingers being pointed at Sandin for not wearing the correct amount of protection isn't required."Rasmus can choose for himself what gloves he desires to wear," he said."We can't be having fun with 1980s gloves any longer. We'll shield his wrist if we need to. We have [time] to rest him up. "I don't believe it's going to be any problem. "Sandin made his NHL debut with the Leafs on Oct. 2, however was assigned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League after getting two helps in 6 games. The local of Uppsala had 2 objectives and 12 points in 19 AHL outings before being loaned to his national team for the world juniors. Sandin signed up 2 goals and two assists at last year's under-20 competition in Vancouver and Victoria, B.C., where the Swedes were shocked

2-0 in the quarters by Switzerland after controling the preliminary round. Moten said his team will need to stick to what's worked so far versus the bigger, stronger Russians. Canada, on the other hand, is set to tangle with defending champs Finland in Saturday's other semifinal. "We've got to have fun with speed, "Moten said.

"We got an excellent test. We understood the Czechs would play physical on us. We didn't actually understand if we might handle them, but I believe when we got the speed going and we moved the puck, that's our most significant [strength]" We require to get on the Russians a lot, press them back ... if we do that, we have a shot."