Casey Mittelstadt didn't want the focus to be on him as he and Team USA arrived in Buffalo for the World Junior Championship. But the attention is inevitable with the Sabres having selected Mittelstadt as their No. 1 pick in the NHL draft last June.
Team USA practiced at KeyBank Center on Monday. Check out this video of him scoring an incredible goal as the team practiced shootouts.
This Casey Mittelstadt shootout goal 😲 pic.twitter.com/x75YkFC6Js
— The Charging Buffalo (@TheChargingBUF) December 26, 2017
Team USA opens play Tuesday night at 8 against Denmark.