IIHF World Championship final: Canada vs. Sweden

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Canada fell to Sweden in a shootout, 2-1, in the final game of the 2017 IIHF World Championship on Sunday in Cologne, Germany.

Team Sweden celebrate victory over Canada after the
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Team Sweden celebrate victory over Canada after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden tends net against
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Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden tends net against Sweden during the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

The flags of Canada, Sweden and Russia (L-R)
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The flags of Canada, Sweden and Russia (L-R) are seen during the closing ceremony of the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

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Canada's forward Nate Mackinnon (L) in action against
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Canada's forward Nate Mackinnon (L) in action against Sweden's Oscar Lindberg (R) during the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

Sweden's forward Carl Soderberg during the 2017 IIHF
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Sweden's forward Carl Soderberg during the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

Team Sweden celebrate victory over Canada after the
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Team Sweden celebrate victory over Canada after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden celebrates after the
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Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden celebrates after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Dr.
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President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Dr. Thomas Bach (L) and Sweden's head hoach Rikard Gronborg (R) shake hands during the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

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Matt Duchene #9 of Canada looks dejected after
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Matt Duchene #9 of Canada looks dejected after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Canada's forward Claude Giroux reacts after receiving the
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Canada's forward Claude Giroux reacts after receiving the silver medal during the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

Calvin Pickard, goaltender of Canada looks dejected after
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Calvin Pickard, goaltender of Canada looks dejected after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Sweden's forward William Nylander celebrates with the trophy
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Sweden's forward William Nylander celebrates with the trophy after winning the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden tends net against
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Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden tends net against Matt Duchene of Canada the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

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The team of Sweden poses for the media
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The team of Sweden poses for the media after winning the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

Canada's forward Claude Giroux (L) receives the second
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Canada's forward Claude Giroux (L) receives the second place trophy during the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden lifts the trophy
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Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden lifts the trophy after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden lifts the trophy
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Henrik Lundqvist, goaltender of Sweden lifts the trophy after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Joel Lundqvist (L) and Henrik Lundqvist of Sweden
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Joel Lundqvist (L) and Henrik Lundqvist of Sweden celebrate victory over Canada after the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Sweden's forward Joel Lundqvist celebrates with the trophy
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Sweden's forward Joel Lundqvist celebrates with the trophy after winning the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May 2017.

Canada's goalie Calvin Pickard (L) congratulates Sweden's goalie
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Canada's goalie Calvin Pickard (L) congratulates Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist after the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final game match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017. Sweden won 2-1.

Sweden's Joel Lundqvist lifts the trophy after winning
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Sweden's Joel Lundqvist lifts the trophy after winning the gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

The Swedish team pose with the trophy after
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The Swedish team pose with the trophy after winning the gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

The Swedish team celebrate after winning the gold
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The Swedish team celebrate after winning the gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Canada's goalie Calvin Pickard (C) and teammates attend
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Canada's goalie Calvin Pickard (C) and teammates attend the medal ceremony after losing 1-2 during the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final game match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017.

The Swedish team pose with the trophy after
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The Swedish team pose with the trophy after winning the gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Canada's silver medal winning team, left, shake hands
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Canada's silver medal winning team, left, shake hands with the Swedish players after the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's William Nylander and Sweden's Oscar Lindberg celebrate
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Sweden's William Nylander and Sweden's Oscar Lindberg celebrate with Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist after the penalty shootout of the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017.

The Swedish team celebrate with the trophy after
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The Swedish team celebrate with the trophy after winning the gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's William Nylander celebrates with Sweden's goalie Henrik
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Sweden's William Nylander celebrates with Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist after the penalty shootout of the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017.

The team of Canada look disappointed after losing
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The team of Canada look disappointed after losing the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's William Nylander, left and Sweden's goalie Henrik
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Sweden's William Nylander, left and Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist celebrate their victory in the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Canada's Nate Mackinnon, left, challenges for the puck
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Canada's Nate Mackinnon, left, challenges for the puck with Sweden's Victor Hedman and Sweden's John Klingberg during the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Canada's Brayden Schenn, right, is blocked by Sweden's
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Canada's Brayden Schenn, right, is blocked by Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist during the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Henrik Lundqvist is hugged by his teammate
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Sweden's Henrik Lundqvist is hugged by his teammate William Nylander after winning the gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the
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Sweden's Henrik Lundqvist makes a save in the overtime of the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Canada players look disappointed after losing at the
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Canada players look disappointed after losing at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist falls down during the
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Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist falls down during the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final game match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017.

Canada's Brayden Point is held by Sweden's Marcus
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Canada's Brayden Point is held by Sweden's Marcus Kruger during the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Canada's Brayden Point, bottom, and Sweden's Alexander Edler
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Canada's Brayden Point, bottom, and Sweden's Alexander Edler challenge for the puck at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Oliver Ekman-Larsson (R) vies with Canada's Mark
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Sweden's Oliver Ekman-Larsson (R) vies with Canada's Mark Scheifele during the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final game match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017.

Sweden players celebrate their victory in the Ice
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Sweden players celebrate their victory in the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Oliver Ekman-Larsson scores past Canada's Calvin Pickard
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Sweden's Oliver Ekman-Larsson scores past Canada's Calvin Pickard in the penalty shootout of the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden players celebrate after winning the gold medal
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Sweden players celebrate after winning the gold medal at the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Henrik Lundqvist blocks a shot by Canada's
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Sweden's Henrik Lundqvist blocks a shot by Canada's Nate Mackinnon, left, in the penalty shootout of the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Marcus Kruger, left, challenges for the puck
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Sweden's Marcus Kruger, left, challenges for the puck with Canada's Mike Matheson during the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Ryan O'Reilly #90 of Canada challenges Joakim Nordstrom
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Ryan O'Reilly #90 of Canada challenges Joakim Nordstrom of Sweden for the puck during the 2017 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Gold Medal game Canada and Sweden at Lanxess Arena on May 21, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Sweden's Joakim Nordstrom, left, challenges for the puck
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Sweden's Joakim Nordstrom, left, challenges for the puck with Canada's Matt Duchene during the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Canada's Ryan O' Reilly (C) celebrates with teammates
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Canada's Ryan O' Reilly (C) celebrates with teammates scoring during the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Elias Lindholm, left, challenges for the puck
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Sweden's Elias Lindholm, left, challenges for the puck with Canada's Jason Demers during the Ice Hockey World Championships final match between Canada and Sweden in the LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Sweden's Anton Stralman and Canada's Nate Mackinnon vie
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Sweden's Anton Stralman and Canada's Nate Mackinnon vie during the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, 2017.

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