Team USA came back and beat Team Canada 6-5, last night during the gold medal round of the IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship. Last night’s victory was only the second time the USA has won the Gold and the sixth time Team USA has received a medal in the 30+ year old tournament. Team Canada had been at the top for the last 5 years, but failed to strike gold(GET IT!) again this year.
Team USA also featured a few players with roots in Mass. David Warsofsky is from Marshfield and plays for Boston University. Boxford’s Chris Kreider plays for Boston College and Ryan Bourque of Boxford, who comes hockey family some of you might be familiar with….