Workforce Canada has added defenceman Philippe Myers to its world hockey championship roster within the wake of a tournament-ending damage to Brandon Montour.
Myers, 22, appeared in 21 video games with the Philadephia Flyers this season, posting one purpose and two factors. He scored 9 targets and posted 33 factors in 53 video games with the AHL’s Lehigh Valley Phantoms.
Montour was injured throughout Workforce Canada’s 6-5 win over Workforce Slovakia on Monday. Buffalo Sabres basic supervisor Jason Botterill mentioned Wednesday he doesn’t imagine Montour will probably be sidelined long-term with the lower-body damage.
Canadian defenceman Dante Fabbro can be coping with an damage and will miss the group’s sport in opposition to France on Thursday.
Myers has represented Canada as soon as earlier than on the worldwide stage, profitable silver on the 2017 world juniors.