Now the points are piling up for Red Wings forward Johan Franzen.

Franzen had three assists for the Swedes as they beat Denmark, 6-4, in Stockholm, Sweden, on Monday at the IIHF World Championship.

In Helsinki, Finland, goaltender Jimmy Howard's Team USA suffered its first loss, 4-2, to the Slovaks, and Canada, with a roster that includes Kyle Quincey, beat France, 7-2.