Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 1/5/13
JT Miller and Team USA defeated defending champion Team Sweden by the score of 3-1 to win the gold medal at the World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia. Miller had an assist in the game, which gave him nine points (2g, 7a) in seven games. Here's Miller with USA goaltender and Tournament MVP John Gibson (via Michael Rappaport)... And in an unbelievable piece of post game video, here's Miller getting interview bombed by the World Junior Championship bear mascot... ...one thing I pride myself on with this blog is admitting when I'm wrong (see Brad Richards signing). And that couldn't be more of the case with my pre-tournament argument that Miller would be better off staying with the Whale than heading over to Russia to play in the World Juniors. At the time I felt continuing to learn the "Rangers way" would be much more beneficial to his development, man I couldn't have been more off base. ...and I just don't mean because he won a gold medal, it's what...
GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Julio Jones, Falcons agree on 5-year contract extension

WATCH: Blue Jays' Edwin Encarnacion blasts three homers, extends hit streak

WATCH: Usain Bolt does LeBron stomp dance after relay win

WATCH: Vick's first pass as a Steeler is a 63-yard bomb

WATCH: Montana's Ben Roberts makes amazing TD catch

Report: Robert Griffin III doesn’t believe he ever had a concussion

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Arkansas punter arrested after found urinating on a light pole

Rex Ryan names all four QBs as Buffalo Bills captains in Week 3

Trent Williams signs $66 million contract extension

WATCH: Kenny Chesney joins 'Free Tom Brady' movement

Jeremy Maclin goes on fantasy football Twitter rant

WATCH: Notre Dame freshman TE Alizé Jones makes awesome one-handed grab

NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Fantasy football round-by-round draft strategy

Ronda Rousey's Carl’s Jr. ad

The WWE Divas Revolution is getting ugly

The NFL’s season kickoff isn’t going as planned, but plans don’t matter in the NFL

The Opening Drive: What happened to all the great Michigan tailbacks?

The 1980s Lakers represent the NBA’s ultimate creation story

The Orioles’ frustrating season

Five greatest NBA players of all-time

Finding signs of life for the Red Sox

10 NFL players set for down seasons in 2015

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker