Standings
playoffs
quarter semis finals
United States
USA
10
Japan
JPN
2
Finland
FIN
1
Czech Republic
CZE
0
Canada
CAN
7
Germany
GER
0
ROC
ROC
2
Switzerland
SUI
3
ot
United States
USA
3
Finland
FIN
0
Canada
CAN
4
Switzerland
SUI
0
United States
USA
2
Canada
CAN
3
ot Gold medal game
Finland
FIN
3
Switzerland
SUI
1
Bronze medal game
Playoff Seeding
The Quarter-Finals will be played between A1-B3, A2-B2, A3-B1, A4-A5. Canada will play QF3 and USA QF2. The winner of each Quarter-Final moves onto the Semi-Finals.

In the semi-finals the best-ranked team - criteria: 1) Tier of the group. 2) placement in the group - will play against the lowest-ranked semi-finalist. The 2nd-best ranked semi-finalist will play the 3rd-best ranked semi-finalist.

Host Canada will play the late semi-final if qualified, or otherwise the best-ranked semi-finalist according to beforementioned criteria, shall play the early game. The time slots will officially be determined after the quarter-final games.

The winner of each Semi-Final game will move onto the Gold Medal Game, while the losers will play in the Bronze Medal Game.

The quarter-final losers will play placement games in a knockout format. The winner of the 5th-place game will earn a Group A seeding for next year.

Tournament Progress - Playoffs

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