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US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during

US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. Photo Credit: Getty YURI KUZMIN

Photos of Team USA at World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia

U.S.'s Blake Pietila kisses a trophy during a
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U.S.'s Blake Pietila kisses a trophy during a medals ceremony at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Sweden's Christian Djoos, right, and USA's Jacob Trouba
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Sweden's Christian Djoos, right, and USA's Jacob Trouba clash during the gold medal game at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during
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US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013.

Vince Trocheck of USA celebrates his goal during
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Vince Trocheck of USA celebrates his goal during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship against Sweden in Ufa on January 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Team USA goalie John Gibson, centre, celebrates with
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Team USA goalie John Gibson, centre, celebrates with teammates Mike Reilly, left, and Shayne Gostisbehere after defeating Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during
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US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Team USA celebrates in the final seconds of
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Team USA celebrates in the final seconds of the game after defeating Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA celebrates after defeating Sweden during third
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Team USA celebrates after defeating Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA captain Jake McCabe, centre, hoists the
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Team USA captain Jake McCabe, centre, hoists the World Junior Trophy after his team defeated Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

USA's Vince Trocheck reacts after scoring the third
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USA's Vince Trocheck reacts after scoring the third goal in the gold medal match against Sweden at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

Team USA celebrates in balloons after defeating Sweden
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Team USA celebrates in balloons after defeating Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA pose for their team photo after
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Team USA pose for their team photo after defeating Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Swedish players react as they lost during their
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Swedish players react as they lost during their game for the first place against USA at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Team USA captain Jake McCabe, centre, hoist the
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Team USA captain Jake McCabe, centre, hoist the World Junior Trophy after his team defeated Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

US players pose for photographers during medals ceremony
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US players pose for photographers during medals ceremony at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. USA won gold medals and Swedish team was the second. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

US players sing the national anthem during a
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US players sing the national anthem during a medals ceremony at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. USA won gold medals and Swedish team was second. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

USA's Blake Pietila, left, and Sweden's William Karlsson
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USA's Blake Pietila, left, and Sweden's William Karlsson fight for the puck in the gold medal match at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. The United States won the junior ice hockey championships on Saturday after Rocco Grimaldi scored twice and Vince Trocheck added a third to clinch a 3-1 win over Sweden in the final. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

Jacob Trouba (R) and Shayne Gostisbehere (L) of
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Jacob Trouba (R) and Shayne Gostisbehere (L) of Team USA celebrate after scoring a goal during the gold medal game against Sweden at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

US players sing the national anthem during a
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US players sing the national anthem during a medals ceremony at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. USA won gold medals and Swedish team was second. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

US players pose for photographers during medals ceremony
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US players pose for photographers during medals ceremony at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. USA won gold medals and Swedish team was the second. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Team USA captain Jake McCabe, centre, hoist the
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Team USA captain Jake McCabe, centre, hoist the World Junior Trophy after his team defeated Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

U.S.'s Blake Pietila kisses a trophy during a
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U.S.'s Blake Pietila kisses a trophy during a medals ceremony at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during
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US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Team USA celebrates after defeating Sweden during third
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Team USA celebrates after defeating Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during
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US players celebrate their victory over Sweden during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013.

Vince Trocheck of USA celebrates his goal during
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Vince Trocheck of USA celebrates his goal during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship against Sweden in Ufa on January 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Team USA goalie John Gibson, centre, celebrates with
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Team USA goalie John Gibson, centre, celebrates with teammates Mike Reilly, left, and Shayne Gostisbehere after defeating Sweden during third period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

USA's Blake Pietila, left, and Sweden's William Karlsson
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USA's Blake Pietila, left, and Sweden's William Karlsson fight for the puck in the gold medal match at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. The United States won the junior ice hockey championships on Saturday after Rocco Grimaldi scored twice and Vince Trocheck added a third to clinch a 3-1 win over Sweden in the final. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

Team USA's Shayne Gostisbehere falls over Sweden's Sebastian
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Team USA's Shayne Gostisbehere falls over Sweden's Sebastian Collberg during second period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Sweden's Christian Djoos, right, and USA's Jacob Trouba
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Sweden's Christian Djoos, right, and USA's Jacob Trouba clash during the gold medal game at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Rocco Grimaldi of USA celebrates his goal during
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Rocco Grimaldi of USA celebrates his goal during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship against Sweden in Ufa on January 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Swedish Viktor Arvidssson (L) fights for a puck
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Swedish Viktor Arvidssson (L) fights for a puck with Mario Lucia (R) of USA during their game for the first place at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa on January 5, 2013. AFP PHOTO / KHL / YURI KUZMINYURI KUZMIN/AFP/Getty Images

Filip Sandberg (R) of Sweden fights for the
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Filip Sandberg (R) of Sweden fights for the puck with J.T. Miller of the United States during the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Jacob Trouba (R) and Shayne Gostisbehere (L) of
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Jacob Trouba (R) and Shayne Gostisbehere (L) of Team USA celebrate after scoring a goal during the gold medal game against Sweden at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Team USA goaltender John Gibson makes a save
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Team USA goaltender John Gibson makes a save off Sweden's Elias Lindholm during first period of the gold medal game at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

United States' Jim Vesey, bottom, is dumped by
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United States' Jim Vesey, bottom, is dumped by Sweden's Mikael Vikstrand during the first period of the gold medal hockey game at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Robert Hagg (L) of Sweden fights for a
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Robert Hagg (L) of Sweden fights for a puck with Ryan Hartman (R) of the USA during the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey U20 World Championship in Ufa. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Sweden's goalkeeper Niklas Lundstrom lets in a goal
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Sweden's goalkeeper Niklas Lundstrom lets in a goal by USA in a gold medal match at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 5, 2013)

Team USA's Rocco Grimaldi, right, celebrates his first
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Team USA's Rocco Grimaldi, right, celebrates his first goal against Sweden with teammate Shayne Gostisbehere during second period gold medal hockey action at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia, on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Canada forward Mark McNeill, left, hits Team USA
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Canada forward Mark McNeill, left, hits Team USA forward Ryan Hartman, right, during first period semi-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Jake McCabe, right, celebrates a
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Team USA forward Jake McCabe, right, celebrates a goal with teammate Seth Jones, left, during first period semi-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Canada forward Jonathan Drouin, left, takes out Team
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Canada forward Jonathan Drouin, left, takes out Team USA forward John Gaudreau, right, during first period semi-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Canada's players watch as Team USA celebrates a
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Canada's players watch as Team USA celebrates a goal during first period semi-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

USA's Jake McCabe, centre, falls with Canada's Ty
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USA's Jake McCabe, centre, falls with Canada's Ty Rattie, # 8, following him during their semi-final match at the the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

Canada captain Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, right, hangs his head
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Canada captain Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, right, hangs his head with teammates after being defeated by Team USA during third period semi-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Canada goalie Malcolm Subban looks on after being
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Canada goalie Malcolm Subban looks on after being scored on by Team USA during second period semi-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

USA's Jake McCabe dives after taking a shot
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USA's Jake McCabe dives after taking a shot on Canada's goalie Jordan Binnington during their semi-final match at the the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

USA's Ryan Hartman and Canada's Philip Danault tumble
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USA's Ryan Hartman and Canada's Philip Danault tumble during their semi-final match at the the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Yuri Kuzmin, KHL)

Canada fans hang their heads as Canada plays
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Canada fans hang their heads as Canada plays against Team USA during third period semi-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA's players celebrate during a semifinal match
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Team USA's players celebrate during a semifinal match against Canada at the World Junior Ice Hockey championship in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 3, 2012)

Team USA defenceman Jacob Trouba (8) gets taken
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Team USA defenceman Jacob Trouba (8) gets taken out by Czech Republic forward Tomas Hertl. left, during first period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Cole Bardreau (18) runs into
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Team USA forward Cole Bardreau (18) runs into Czech Republic goalie Patrik Nartosak, left, during first period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Riley Barber, left, scores past
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Team USA forward Riley Barber, left, scores past Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky, right, during second period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Blake Pietila (20) gets stopped
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Team USA forward Blake Pietila (20) gets stopped by Czech Republic goalie Patrik Nartosak, left, during first period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Cole Bardreau, left, gets tripped
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Team USA forward Cole Bardreau, left, gets tripped up as Czech Republic Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky, right, makes the save during second period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Cole Bardreau, center, gets tripped
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Team USA forward Cole Bardreau, center, gets tripped up by Czech Republic forward Tomas Hertl, left, as Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky, right, makes the save during second period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward John Gaudreau, left, gets stopped
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Team USA forward John Gaudreau, left, gets stopped by Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky, right, during second period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Rocco Grimaldi, left, gets stopped
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Team USA forward Rocco Grimaldi, left, gets stopped by Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky, right, during second period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA, right, celebrates a goal as Czech
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Team USA, right, celebrates a goal as Czech Republic forward Tomas Hertl, left, skates by during second period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA teammates John Gaudreau, left, Jacob Trouba,
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Team USA teammates John Gaudreau, left, Jacob Trouba, center, and Seth Jones celebrates a goal while playing against the Czech Republic during third period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward J.T. Miller, right, jumps and
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Team USA forward J.T. Miller, right, jumps and deflects the puck past Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky, center during third period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Cole Bardreau (18) misses the
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Team USA forward Cole Bardreau (18) misses the net as Czech Republic goalie Patrik Nartosak (1) defends during first period of a quarterfinal match at the world junior ice hockey championships in Ufa, Russia, Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward JT Miller (10) deflects the
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Team USA forward JT Miller (10) deflects the puck past Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky during the third period of a quarterfinal match at the world junior ice hockey championships in Ufa, Russia, Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Czech Republic's goalie Patrik Bartosak lets a goal
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Czech Republic's goalie Patrik Bartosak lets a goal in by Team USA's John Gaudreau (not seen) during the second period of a quarterfinal game at the world junior ice hockey championships in Ufa, Russia, Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Mark Blinch, Pool)

Czech Republic goalie Mateg Machovsky sprawls on the
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Czech Republic goalie Mateg Machovsky sprawls on the ice as Team USA's John Gaudreau (not seen) scores during the second period of a quarterfinal game at the world junior ice hockey championship. (Jan. 2, 2013)

CORRECTS GOALIE LAST NAME TO BARTOSAK, NOT NARTOSAK
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CORRECTS GOALIE LAST NAME TO BARTOSAK, NOT NARTOSAK - Team USA forward Blake Pietila (20) gets stopped by Czech Republic goalie Patrik Bartosak, left, during first period quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward John Gaudreau, right, scores past
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Team USA forward John Gaudreau, right, scores past Czech Republic goalie Matej Machovsky in the second period of a 7-0 win in the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey quarterfinals in Ufa, Russia. (Jan. 2, 2013)

Team USA forward John Gaudreau scores past Slovakia
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Team USA forward John Gaudreau scores past Slovakia goalie Adam Nagy during the first period in the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia. (Dec. 31, 2012)

Team USA forward Ryan Hartman, left, takes out
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Team USA forward Ryan Hartman, left, takes out Slovakia forward Milan Kolena, right, during first period IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Cole Bardreau (18) scores past
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Team USA forward Cole Bardreau (18) scores past Slovakia goalie Adam Nagy during first period IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

The United States celebrates a goal as Slovakia
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The United States celebrates a goal as Slovakia goalie Patrik Romancik, right, looks on during the second period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Ufa, Russia. The U.S. won 9-3, advancing to the quarterfinals. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Vince Trocheck, right, gets taken
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Team USA forward Vince Trocheck, right, gets taken out by Slovakia forward Andrej Bires, left, during first period IIHF World Junior Championships hockey action in Ufa, Russia on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

United States goalie John Gibson, bottom, battles for
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United States goalie John Gibson, bottom, battles for the loose puck against Slovakia during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Ufa, Russia. The U.S. won 9-3, advancing to the quarterfinals. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette, Pool)

United States forward Jim Vesey, back, watches the
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United States forward Jim Vesey, back, watches the puck over top of Slovakia goalie Patrik Romancik (30) during the second period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Ufa, Russia. The U.S. won 9-3, advancing to the quarterfinals. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

United States' Jacob Trouba, left, celebrates his goal
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United States' Jacob Trouba, left, celebrates his goal in front of Slovakia's Emil Bagin, center, and goalie Patrik Romancik, right, during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Ufa, Russia. The U.S. won 9-3, advancing to the quarterfinals. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Mark Blinch, Pool)

Members of the United States junior team, at
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Members of the United States junior team, at left, watch a goal scored by USA's Jake McCabe, not seen, on Slovakia goalie Adam Nagy, center, during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Ufa, Russia. The U.S. won 9-3, advancing to the quarterfinals. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Mark Blinch, Pool)

United States forward John Gaudreau (13) scores a
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United States forward John Gaudreau (13) scores a goal past Slovakia goalie Patrik Romancik (30) as Slovakia defenseman Karol Korim (28) looks on during the second period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game, Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, in Ufa, Russia. The U.S. won 9-3, advancing to the quarterfinals. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette, Pool)

Team USA forward Rocco Grimaldi gets taken out
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Team USA forward Rocco Grimaldi gets taken out by Russia forward Anton Slepyshev during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Rocco Grimaldi gets taken out
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Team USA forward Rocco Grimaldi gets taken out by Russia forward Anton Slepyshev during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA goalie John Gibson makes a save
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Team USA goalie John Gibson makes a save while playing against Germany during the second period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA goalie John Gibson, center, battles for
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Team USA goalie John Gibson, center, battles for the loose puck with Russia forwards Danil Zharkov, left, and Yevgeni Mozer, right, during the second period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere (14) is chased
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Team USA defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere (14) is chased by Russia forward Alexander Khokhlachyov (19) as Russian cheerleaders dance in the back ground during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Alex Galchenyuk (15) miss a
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Team USA forward Alex Galchenyuk (15) miss a wide open net past Russia goalie Andrei Makarov, right, during the first period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Blake Pietila (20) gets taken
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Team USA forward Blake Pietila (20) gets taken out by Russia defenseman Artyom Sergeyev, front, during the third period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward John Gaudreau, left, misses a
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Team USA forward John Gaudreau, left, misses a wide open net against Russia goalie Andrei Makarov, right, during the first period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA goalie John Gibson, center, battles for
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Team USA goalie John Gibson, center, battles for the loose puck with Russia forwards Danil Zharkov, right, and Yevgeni Mozer, left, during the second period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Sean Kuraly, center, celebrates his
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Team USA forward Sean Kuraly, center, celebrates his goal against Germany during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Riley Barber (16) watches the
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Team USA forward Riley Barber (16) watches the puck miss wide over the head of Germany goalie Marvin Cupper, right, during first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Riley Barber, bottom, get taken
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Team USA forward Riley Barber, bottom, get taken down by Germany defender Oliver Mebus, top, during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Sean Kuraly, left, celebrates his
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Team USA forward Sean Kuraly, left, celebrates his goal against Germany with teammates Mike Riley, right, and Seth Jones, center, during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Vince Trocheck, top, get stopped
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Team USA forward Vince Trocheck, top, get stopped by Germany goalie Marvin Cupper, back, during the third period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Sean Kuraly (7) scores past
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Team USA forward Sean Kuraly (7) scores past Germany goalie Marvin Cupper (1) during the first period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Riley Barber (16) watches the
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Team USA forward Riley Barber (16) watches the puck score past Germany goalie Marvin Cupper (1) as Germany forward Huba Sekesi (9) looks on during the first period of an IIHF World Junior Championships hockey game in Ufa, Russia, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Riley Barber, left, crashes in
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Team USA forward Riley Barber, left, crashes in to Germany goalie Marvin Cupper, center, and Germany forward Leonhard Pfoderl, right, during the third period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward Sean Kuraly, left, gets taken
Photo Credit: AP Photo Nathan Denette

Team USA forward Sean Kuraly, left, gets taken out by Germany defenseman Florin Ketterer, right, during the third period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

Team USA forward J.T. Miller, right, scores past
Photo Credit: AP Photo Nathan Denette

Team USA forward J.T. Miller, right, scores past Germany goalie Marvin Cupper, left, during the third period at the IIHF World Junior Championships hockey tournament in Ufa, Russia on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

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