The United States won the World Junior Championship, upsetting Canada in the finals, 2-0. Nate Leaman’s side was a massive underdog against the Habs, but eventually played a perfect game to reach the gold medal in Edmonton.
This was the fourth time the US team defeated Canada in the title-match, but never before were they such underdogs. However, they used the fact that the pressure on the hosts is too big, and with a phenomenal defensive clinched yet another junior championship title, their fifth.
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