The two have been competing at the 2015 IIHF World Championships since they started on Friday. Nelson has been playing well since the tournament began and had several chances to score in Saturday's game against Norway. In the second period, Nelson scored his first goal in the 2015 World Championships.
The Islanders' forward was able get his stick on a shot from the point and redirect it in past the Norwegian net minder. Nelson has three points for the United States through two games. He had two assists in Friday's 5-1 win over Finland.