• Kane leads US into semis, Canada knocks out Russia

    3 monthes ago - By National Post

    HERNING, Denmark - Captain Patrick Kane scored two goals to lift the United States to a 3-2 win over the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals of the ice hockey world championship on Thursday while Canada beat Russia 5-4 in overtime.
    Kane claimed the third-period winner to take the outright lead in the scoring table on 19 points, a U.S. record, with eight goals and 11 assists and set up a semifinal against defending champion Sweden or Latvia on Saturday.
    “It's my job to produce,” Kane said. “It's always nice to contribute offensively.”
    The U.S. is looking for its first medal since the bronze...
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  • Ryan O'Reilly scores in OT as Canada beats Russia, advances to semis at world hockey championships

    3 monthes ago - By National Post

    COPENHAGEN - Canada will compete for a medal at the world hockey championship for the fourth straight year.
    Ryan O'Reilly scored the game winner on a 4-on-3 power play 4:57 into overtime Thursday as Canada beat Russia 5-4 and punched its ticket to the semifinals in Copenhagen.
    Colton Parayko and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins also scored on the power play, while Kyle Turris and Pierre-Luc Dubois added goals in the third period.
    Connor McDavid with an incredible pass to Ryan O'Reilly in OT to send Canada to the semi-finals IIHFWorlds -
    Brady Trettenero May 17, 2018
    Canada came into the quarter-final...
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