Bruins Prospect Matt Grzelcyk Impresses in USA’s Win Over Czech Republic at World Junior Championships (Video)

The World Junior Championships began on Thursday in Sweden, and Team USA started their gold-medal defense in fine form with an impressive 5-1 victory over the Czech Republic.

One of the players on the scoresheet was Boston Bruins prospect Matt Grzelcyk, who picked up an assist on Riley Barber‘s first-period goal that opened the scoring.

Grzelcyk was selected by the Bruins in the third round of the 2012 NHL draft. The 19-year-old defenseman currently plays for Boston University.

Check out the video above for highlights of Team USA’s 5-1 win.

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