2013 WJC Blog: Day 9
Thursday, 01.3.2013 / 2:11 PM ET
|2013 World Junior Championship|
|Playoff Round Schedule|
|1/3*||Canada vs. USA||USA 5 CAN 1|
|1/3*||Sweden vs. Russia||SWE 3 RUS 2 (SO)|
|1/4**||Czech Republic vs. Switzerland||8:00 a.m.|
|1/5***||Canada vs. Russia||4:00 a.m.|
|1/5****||USA vs. Sweden||8:00 a.m.|
** Placement round (5th/6th)
*** Bronze Medal Game
**** Gold Medal Game
The US led 2-0 after the first period on a pair of goals by Jake McCabe. The Americans doubled their lead in the second period.
Trailing 4-0, Canada scored a short-handed marker four minutes into the third. But later in the period, John Gaudreau lit the lamp for the US, capping the score at 5-1.
Canada will take on Russia, who lost to Sweden in a shootout in the other semifinal, in the Bronze Medal Game on Jan. 5 at 4:00 a.m. The Gold Medal Game between the US and Sweden will start at 8:00 a.m.
BOX SCORE - USA 5 CANADA 1