Olympics, Sports

Canada Defeats USA To Advance To Gold Medal Game

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In the most anticipated ice hockey matchup of the 2014 Winter Olympics, the United States and Canada faced off Friday in Sochi with a spot in the gold medal game on the line. Here are the GIF highlights:

Canada 1, USA 0 (Final)

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3rd Period

Zach Parise gets some space and fires one into the chest of Price.

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Chris Kunitz gets two great chances on Jon Quick, but no dice.

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Ryan Callahan shows some serious testicular fortitude and blocks a Shea Weber slapper.

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2nd Period

1-0 CAN: Jamie Benn tips in a great pass from Jay Bouwmeester for the 1-0 Canada lead.

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Carey Price with another great stop, denying a nice tip from Zach Parise in front.

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A Corey Perry takeaway sets up a great chance for Jamie Benn, who is robbed by Jonathan Quick.

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Chris Kunitz with an epic flop in front.

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Paul Stastny juuuust misses a chance in front late in the second period.

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1st Period

An early Phil Kessel chance is denied by Carey Price.

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Price robs another solid chance off the stick of John Carlson.

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A penalty on David Backes leads to a couple power play chances for Canada. Still scoreless.

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Somebody get Claude Julien a dry-erase board or something. What is that, a notebook for ants?

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No score at the end of the first, but a damn, damn good period from both sides.

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