As a result of the 2: 4 defeat, the team of national coach Tobias Abtriter completed the preliminary round group B with six points in 3rd location behind the flawless United States (12) as well as Sweden (9 ).
Bennet Roßmy (5th) as well as Luca Münzenberger (60th) scored against the Tre Kronor for the group of the German Ice Hockey Organization (Deb), which already had his ticket for the K.-O. round after the third team game.

The quarter-finals against the Finns, second of Team A, will happen on Wednesday (local time).