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Zach Redmond Called to IIHF Worlds

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Speaking of defensemen earning honors, another Colorado Avalanche defenseman got to join an exclusive club. Though the team didn’t make the playoffs, several players got asked to represent their countries at the IIHF World Championships in the Czech Republic. USA Hockey asked Zach Redmond to play for the American team.

Playing in IIHF Worlds in Prague marked Redmond’s international debut. Zach Redmond ended up playing in five of the games. He earned one assist and got two penalty minutes. He also received a bronze medal after Team USA beat Team Czech Republic in the Bronze Medal Game.

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