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USA Hockey add 11 players to World Championship roster

TSN.ca Staff

4/29/2010 3:19:08 PM

USA Hockey filled out their roster Thursday, adding 11 players and one assistant coach for the upcoming IIHF World Hockey Championship in Germany.

The latest additions include Los Angeles Kings' defencemen Jack Johnson and Matt Greene, Devils' blueliner Andy Greene as well as Phoenix Coyotes rearguard Keith Yandle.

The forwards added include the Blues' TJ Oshie, the Senators' Nick Foligno, the Avalanche's TJ Galliardi and the Sabres' Tim Kennedy.

Also added to the team are Boston College forward Chris Kreider, Blues' goaltending prospect Ben Bishop as well as David Leggio, a goaltender currently playing for TPS Turku of the Finnish League.

USA Hockey also announced that Avalanche head coach and Jack Adams nominee Joe Sacco would join Scott Gordon's coaching staff as an assistant.