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Team USA's Ryan Lasch, left, and JT Brown (Credit: Getty)

Team USA's Ryan Lasch, left, and JT Brown celebrate scoring against Team Kazakhstan during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki. The U.S. won in overtime, 3-2. (May 11, 2012)

Hockey worlds: USA vs. Kazakhstan

Team USA beat Kazakhstan, 3-2, in overtime of a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki. (May 11, 2012)

Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik, left, observes while Dmitri
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Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik, left, observes while Dmitri Dudarev of Kazakhstan and USA's Justin Abdelkader fight for the puck during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday May 11, 2012. (AP Photo / Vesa Moilanen, Lehtikuva) FINLAND OUT

Craig Smith of USA loses his balance during
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Craig Smith of USA loses his balance during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday May 11, 2012. (AP Photo / Vesa Moilanen, Lehtikuva) FINLAND OUT

Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik ( makes a pad
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Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik ( makes a pad save during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday May 11, 2012. (AP Photo / Vesa Moilanen, Lehtikuva) FINLAND OUT

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US Craig Smith (C) fights in front of
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US Craig Smith (C) fights in front of Kazakhstan's Vitali Novopashnin's net during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

US Craig Smith (R) attacks Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali
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US Craig Smith (R) attacks Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik, as Kazakhstan's Vitali Novopashnin (top R) tries to stop him during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

Kazakhstan's Talgat Zhailaulov (R) vies with US Justin
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Kazakhstan's Talgat Zhailaulov (R) vies with US Justin Abdelkader during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

USA's Jim Slater gets squeezed by Kazakhstan's Taigat
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USA's Jim Slater gets squeezed by Kazakhstan's Taigat Zhailauov and Dmitri Upper during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday May 11, 2012. (AP Photo / Vesa Moilanen, Lehtikuva) FINLAND OUT

Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik tries to catch a
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Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik tries to catch a puck during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship against team USA in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

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USA's Paul Stastny tries to score against Kazakhstan's
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USA's Paul Stastny tries to score against Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik , left, and Andrei Korabeinikov during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday May 11, 2012. (AP Photo / Vesa Moilanen, Lehtikuva) FINLAND OUT

Kazakhstan's Vladislav Kolesnikov (L) and Yevgeni Bumagin (R)
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Kazakhstan's Vladislav Kolesnikov (L) and Yevgeni Bumagin (R) stops US Kyle Okposo (C) during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

Kazakhstan's Vitali Novopashnin (C) celebrates his team scoring
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Kazakhstan's Vitali Novopashnin (C) celebrates his team scoring against team USA during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

US Justin Abdelkader (R) attacks Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali
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US Justin Abdelkader (R) attacks Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik's (L) net clashing with Kazakhstan's Dmitri Dudarev (C) during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

US Jack Johnson (R) sends Kazakhstan's Talgat Zhailaulov
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US Jack Johnson (R) sends Kazakhstan's Talgat Zhailaulov down on ice during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

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Kazakhstan's Vitali Novopashin, left, goal scorer Konstantin Pushkaryov
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Kazakhstan's Vitali Novopashin, left, goal scorer Konstantin Pushkaryov and Denis Shemelin celebrate during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday, May 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Lehtikuva/ Vesa Moilanen) FINLAND OUT

Team USA's Ryan Lasch, left, and JT Brown
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Team USA's Ryan Lasch, left, and JT Brown celebrate scoring against Team Kazakhstan during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki. The U.S. won in overtime, 3-2. (May 11, 2012)

Kazakhstan's Konstantin Pushkaryov (L) vies with US Alex
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Kazakhstan's Konstantin Pushkaryov (L) vies with US Alex Goligoski (C) and Jim Slater (R) during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

USA's Justin Falk, Ryan Lasch, JT Brown, Justin
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USA's Justin Falk, Ryan Lasch, JT Brown, Justin Abdelkader and Alex Goligoski, right, celebrate after JT Brown scored a goal during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday, May 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Lehtikuva/ Martti Kainulainen) FINLAND OUT

US Paul Stastny celebrates his team overtime scoring
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US Paul Stastny celebrates his team overtime scoring against team Kazakhstan during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. USA won 3-2. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

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USA's Patrick Dwyer, Cam Atkinson and Justin Falk,
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USA's Patrick Dwyer, Cam Atkinson and Justin Falk, right, celebrate after Falk scored 1-2 during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday, May 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Lehtikuva/ Martti Kainulainen) FINLAND OUT

USA's Justin Falk, centre, jubilates with team mates
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USA's Justin Falk, centre, jubilates with team mates Alex Goligoski, left, Max Pacioretty and Paul Stastny, right, after he scored the game winning goal on extra time during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday, May 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Lehtikuva/ Martti Kainulainen) FINLAND OUT

USA's Justin Falk after he scored the game-winning
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USA's Justin Falk after he scored the game-winning goal during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland. (May 11, 2012)

Kazakhstan's Konstantin Romanov (R) and US Cam Atkinson
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Kazakhstan's Konstantin Romanov (R) and US Cam Atkinson vie during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. USA won 3-2 in the overtime. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

USA's goalie Richard Bachman takes refreshment during the
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USA's goalie Richard Bachman takes refreshment during the Group H preliminary game Kazakhstan vs USA in the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Friday, May 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Lehtikuva/Vesa Moilanen) FINLAND OUT

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US Max Pacioretty (L) vies with Kazakhstan's Sergei
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US Max Pacioretty (L) vies with Kazakhstan's Sergei Yakovenko during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. USA won 3-2 in overtime. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

US Justin Abdelkader attacks Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik
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US Justin Abdelkader attacks Kazakhstan's goalie Vitali Kolesnik during a preliminary round game of the IIHF International Ice Hockey World Championship in Helsinki on May 11, 2012. USA won 3-2 in overtime. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER NEMENOVALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/GettyImages

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