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Nine Players Added to 2024 U.S. Men's National Team Roster

By USA Hockey, 05/05/24, 6:59AM EDT


U.S. to Compete in IIHF Men’s World Championship May 10-26 in Czechia

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia – USA Hockey announced today the addition of nine players to its 2024 U.S. Men’s National Team roster, including five forwards, three defensemen and one goaltender. Team USA will compete in the IIHF Men’s World Championship, May 10-26, in Ostrava and Prague, Czechia.

Team USA Roster

Mikey Eyssimont (Littleton, Colo./Tampa Bay Lightning), Kevin Hayes (Dorchester, Mass./St. Louis Blues), Ryan Leonard (Amherst, Mass./Boston College), Brock Nelson (Warroad, Minn./New York Islanders) and Will Smith (Lexington, Mass./Boston College) are the forwards who have been added, while blueliners Matthew Kessel (Bloomfield Hills, Mich./St. Louis Blues), Michael Kesselring (New Hampton, N.H./Arizona Coyotes) and Jeff Petry (Ann Arbor, Mich./Detroit Red Wings), along with netminder Trey Augustine (South Lyon, Mich./Michigan State University) are also part of Team USA.

For the full roster, click HERE.

The U.S. is currently training here in Bratislava where it will play a pre-tournament game against Slovakia on Tuesday (May 7) before heading to Ostrava on Wednesday (May 8) for its seven preliminary round games in the world championship, beginning Friday (May 10) against Sweden.

NOTES: Dylan Larkin, who was previously announced as part of Team USA, is unable to compete due to injury … The U.S. finished fourth in last year’s world championship and for the first time ever won its first eight games in the men’s world championship … Team USA has finished in the top four in seven of the last 10 men's world championships with four bronze medals to its credit.

2024 Men's Worlds Home

Schedule & Results

U.S. Tournament Schedule

Tues., May 7 Slovakia
W, 6-2 Ondrej Nepela Arena
Bratislava, Slovakia
Matt Boldy
Fri., May 10 Sweden
Preliminary Round
L, 2-5 Ostrava Arena
Ostrava, Czechia
Zach Werenski
Sat., May 11 Germany
Preliminary Round
W, 6-1 Ostrava Arena
Ostrava, Czechia
Brady Tkachuk
Mon., May 13 Slovakia
Preliminary Round
L, 4-5 (OT) Ostrava Arena
Ostrava, Czechia
Luke Hughes
Thurs., May 16 France
Preliminary Round
W, 5-0 Ostrava Arena
Ostrava, Czechia
Matt Boldy
Fri., May 17 Poland
Preliminary Round
W, 4-1 Ostrava Arena
Ostrava, Czechia
Cole Caufield
Sun., May 19 Kazakhstan
Preliminary Round
W, 10-1 Ostrava Arena
Ostrava, Czechia
Johnny Gaudreau
Tues., May 21 Latvia
Preliminary Round
W, 6-3 Ostrava Arena
Ostrava, Czechia
Matt Boldy
Thurs., May 23 Czechia
L, 0-1 Prague Arena
Prague, Czechia
Charlie Lindgren

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