Islanders rookie John Tavares tallied twice on the power play in Team Canada's 6-1 rout of Latvia today, earning him Player of the Game honors.

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Fellow Islanders Scott Gordon, Kyle Okposo and Jack Hillen didn't have as bright of a day; the US team was handed their second overtime loss in three days. Denmark, including Isles center Frans Nielsen, upset the American squad 2-1. Both Okposo and Nielsen collected an assist.

Next up for team USA? A big game against Finland on Wednesday where they'll try to avoid a trip to the relegation round.