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IIHF World Championship: USA vs. Russia

COLOGNE, Germany — The United States came back three times to hand Russia its first defeat 5-3 and top Group A with its sixth straight win at the ice hockey world championship on Tuesday.

Kevin Hayes scored two goals in his second game at the tournament as the U.S. outshot Russia by 35 to 19.

They head to the quarterfinals on Thursday.

USA forward Anders Lee celebrates after scoring his
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USA forward Anders Lee celebrates after scoring his side's fourth goal during an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game against Russia at Lanxess Arena on May 16, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

USA forward Anders Lee, center, celebrates after scoring
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USA forward Anders Lee, center, celebrates after scoring his side's fourth goal during an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game against Russia at Lanxess Arena on May 16, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Jimmy Howard of the USA blocks a goal
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Jimmy Howard of the USA blocks a goal attempt by Yevgeni Kuznetsov of Russia during an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game at Lanxess Arena on May 16, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

Kevin Hayes of the USA and teammates celebrate
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Kevin Hayes of the USA and teammates celebrate after beating Russia in an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game at Lanxess Arena on May 16, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

USA's Brock Nelson, Clayton Keller and Kevin Hayes
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USA's Brock Nelson, Clayton Keller and Kevin Hayes celebrate after scoring during an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game against Russia at Lanxess Arena on May 16, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

USA goalie Jimmy Howard cannot save the puck
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USA goalie Jimmy Howard cannot save the puck during a Group A game against Russia at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Jimmy Howard of the USA celebrates after beating
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Jimmy Howard of the USA celebrates after beating Russia in an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game at Lanxess Arena on May 16, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

USA forward Anders Lee, center, celebrates with his
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USA forward Anders Lee, center, celebrates with his team after scoring his side's fourth goal during an IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship game against Russia at Lanxess Arena on May 16, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

USA players celebrate a goal during a Group
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USA players celebrate a goal during a Group A game against Russia at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

USA's Christian Dvorak, left, and Ivan Telegin vie
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USA's Christian Dvorak, left, and Ivan Telegin vie with Russia's Viktor Antipin during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Kevin Hayes of the USA is congratulated after
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Kevin Hayes of the USA is congratulated after scoring a goal during an IIHF World Championship game against Russia in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Andrei Vasilevski of Russia blocks a goal attempt
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Andrei Vasilevski of Russia blocks a goal attempt by Andrew Copp of the USA during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

USA's Dylan Larkin, left, celebrates after scoring against
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USA's Dylan Larkin, left, celebrates after scoring against Russia's goalie Andrei Vasilevski, right, during a group A match between Russia and USA at the 2017 Ice Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Russia's Anton Belov, second left, celebrates with teammates
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Russia's Anton Belov, second left, celebrates with teammates after scoring during a group A match between Russia and USA at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Kevin Hayes of the USA is congratulated after
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Kevin Hayes of the USA is congratulated after scoring the third goal during an IIHF World Championship game against Russia in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

USA's Dylan Larkin,left, celebrates after scoring next to
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USA's Dylan Larkin,left, celebrates after scoring next to Russia's Vladislav Namestnikov, right, during a group A match between Russia and USA at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Russia's Nikita Gusev, right, scores against US goalie
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Russia's Nikita Gusev, right, scores against US goalie Jimmy Howard. during a group A match between Russia and USA at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017. (Monika Skolimowska/dpa via AP)

Kevin Hayes of the USA is congratulated after
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Kevin Hayes of the USA is congratulated after scoring a goal during an IIHF World Championship game against Russia in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

USA's Dylan Larkin, right, tries to score against
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USA's Dylan Larkin, right, tries to score against Russia's Ivan Provorov center, and goalie Andrei Vasilevski during a group A match between Russia and USA at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Nick Schmaltz of the USA celebrates with teammates
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Nick Schmaltz of the USA celebrates with teammates after the second goal during an IIHF World Championship game against Russia in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Jack Eichel of the USA is challenged by
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Jack Eichel of the USA is challenged by Artyom Zub of Russia during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's goalkeeper Andrei Vasilevski, right, catches the puck
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Russia's goalkeeper Andrei Vasilevski, right, catches the puck after a shot by USA's Anders Lee, left, during a group A match between Russia and USA at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

USA's Johnny Gaudreau, Kevin Hayes and Nick Bjugstad
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USA's Johnny Gaudreau, Kevin Hayes and Nick Bjugstad celebrate scoring during an IIHF World Championship game against Russia in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Andrew Copp of the USA skates during an
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Andrew Copp of the USA skates during an IIHF World Championship game against Russia in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

USA's Christian Dvorak and Russia's Viktor Antipin vie
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USA's Christian Dvorak and Russia's Viktor Antipin vie for the puck during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Ivan Telegin of Russia is challenged by Noah
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Ivan Telegin of Russia is challenged by Noah Hanifin of the USA during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's Ivan Provorov skates on the ice during
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Russia's Ivan Provorov skates on the ice during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's Nikita Gusev, right, scores against USA goalie
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Russia's Nikita Gusev, right, scores against USA goalie Jimmy Howard during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Nikita Gusev of Russia celebrates a goal during
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Nikita Gusev of Russia celebrates a goal during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Jimmy Howard of the USA looks on during
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Jimmy Howard of the USA looks on during an IIHF World Championship game against Russia in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's Sergei Plotnikov, right, and the USA's Jacob
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Russia's Sergei Plotnikov, right, and the USA's Jacob Trouba challenge for the puck during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

The Team USA bench sits in front of
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The Team USA bench sits in front of the Russian fans during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's players celebrate a goal during an IIHF
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Russia's players celebrate a goal during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Nikita Gusev of Russia celebrates a goal during
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Nikita Gusev of Russia celebrates a goal during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's goalie Andrei Vasilevski, left, teammate Anton Belov
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Russia's goalie Andrei Vasilevski, left, teammate Anton Belov and USA's Nick Bjugstad, center, challenge for the puck during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's Dmitri Orlov, left, and the USA's Brock
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Russia's Dmitri Orlov, left, and the USA's Brock Nelson challenge during a group A match between Russia and USA at the 2017 Hockey World Championships in the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

A supporter of Russia celebrates during an IIHF
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A supporter of Russia celebrates during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Yevgeni Dadonov of Russia is challenged by Brock
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Yevgeni Dadonov of Russia is challenged by Brock Nelson of the USA during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's Nikita Gusev, left, scores a goal against
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Russia's Nikita Gusev, left, scores a goal against USA's Jimmy Howard an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

A supporter of Russia celebrates during an IIHF
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A supporter of Russia celebrates during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's Alexander Barabanov, center, and USA's Jimmy Howard
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Russia's Alexander Barabanov, center, and USA's Jimmy Howard vie for the puck during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Jack Eichel and Clayton Keller of the USA
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Jack Eichel and Clayton Keller of the USA are dejected after the first Russian goal during an IIHF World Championship game in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Russia's players celebrate a goal during an IIHF
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Russia's players celebrate a goal during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

Nikita Gusev of Russia celebrates a goal during
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Nikita Gusev of Russia celebrates a goal during an IIHF World Championship game against the USA in Cologne, Germany, on May 16, 2017.

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