|Posted on February 24, 2014 at 11:40 AM|
Four years after Sidney Crosby's dramatic gold medal clinching overtime goal against the United States, Canada has had their second consecutive first place Winter Olympics Men's Hockey finish, beating Sweden 3-0.
Jonathan Toews, Sidney Crosby, and Chris Kunitz were the goal scorers for in their win. Once again though, it was the team's defense that put on a clinic, shutting down Sweden's top offensive forces, and outshooting them 36-24.
"Team Canada never strayed from their business-like approach to defeat team Sweden." - HockeyFanLand.
Goaltender Carey Price got his third shutout of the tournament, and finished it with an accumulated 123 saves on 126 shots.
"Since I've been around," said Yzerman, "this is the most impressive team I've ever seen."
Congratulations Team Canada! This is still our game!
NHL.com said it best: "Just Like Gold Times".
[Photo: The Associated Press]
Video: Team Canada's on-ice gold medal celebration
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