Team Russia edges Team Canada at Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup


Team Russia scored two late third period goals as they defeated Team Canada 2-1 at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup on Tuesday.

Ivan Chekhovich and Klim Kostin each scored goals for the Russians.

Stelio Mattheos had the lone goal for the Canadians.

Artyom Melnikov picked up the win, while Michael DiPietro was tagged with the loss.

Team Canada continues the tournament against Team Sweden on Wednesday.