2019 World Championship: Medal day schedule, TV, game thread

Five Blackhawks, including two prospects, will be competing in medal games.

The Blackhawks will have five players, including two prospects, playing in medal games Sunday at the World Championship in Slovakia.

The day starts with the bronze-medal game between forward Artem Anisimov and Russia against prospect Dominik Kubalik and the Czech Republic. Anisimov has three goals and five points. The 23-year-old Kubalik is one the Czechs young stars with five goals and 11 points.

The gold-medal game will see forward Dylan Strome and Canada facing off against Finland, who have defenseman Henri Jokiharju and goalie prospect Kevin Lankinen. All three players are making their senior-level debuts in the tournament. Strome has a goal and four assists, while Jokiharju has recorded three helpers from the blue line.


  • Last gold: 2016
  • Last medal: Silver (2017)/


  • Last gold: 2011
  • Last medal: Silver (2016)/

Czech Republic

  • Last gold: 2010
  • Last medal: Bronze (2012)/


  • Last gold: 2014
  • Last medal: Bronze (2017)/

Sunday’s semifinal schedule

Bronze: Czech Republic (Kubalik) vs. Russia (Anisimov), 8:45 a.m.

Gold: Canada (Strome) vs. Finland (Jokiharju/Lankinen), 1:15 p.m.

Both games will be on NHL Network.