Edmonton Oilers' forward,Jordan Eberle, scored 2 goals to lead Canada to a 4-1 victory over Belarus in Slovakia. Eberle tapped home his first of the tournament 3 minutes into the game. With less then 11 minutes in the 3rd, Eberle struck again with a power-play marker.
John Tavares had a goal and assisted on Jeff Skinner's tally in the 2nd period.
James Reimer earned his first win of the tournament setting aside 21 shots. Oilers net-minder Devan Dubnyk has yet to see his first game in Slovakia.
Canada will now go on to face France this Sunday at 7:15 am.
Forward Magnus Paajarvi, is the only other Oiler present in this year championships. The young Swede will play his first game with the Tre Kronor tomorrow against Norway.