The USA junior hockey team beat arch rivals Canada 5-1 on Jan. 3 in their semifinal match-up at the World Junior Hockey Championships in Ufa, Russia.
The Americans were led by the stellar goaltending of John Bishop while John Gaudreau and team captain Jake McCabe scored two goals apiece with Jim Vesey adding a single. The U.S. will now take on Sweden in the gold-medal game on Saturday...
Jake McCabe and John Gaudreau scored two goals apiece Thursday
to lead the United States to the final of the world junior
championships with a 5-1 win over Canada.
John Gaudreau had a hat trick, Riley Barber scored twice and the United States beat the Czech Republic 7-0 to reach the semifinals of the world junior ice hockey championship on Wednesday.
The Americans will play Canada at Ufa Arena on Thursday.
Sweden awaited the winner of the other quarterfinal between Russia and Switzerland.
Gaudreau scored the lone goal of the first period...
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December 31, 2012