Russia Stuns Canada For World Juniors Gold (PHOTOS)

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Wow, Russia. Woe, CanadaArtemi Panarin scored twice and Russia overcame a three-goal deficit in the third period to stun Canada 5-3 in the gold-medal game in the World Junior Hockey Championships on Wednesday night. (Sc…

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Wow, Russia. Woe, Canada

Artemi Panarin scored twice and Russia overcame a three-goal deficit in the third period to stun Canada 5-3 in the gold-medal game in the World Junior Hockey Championships on Wednesday night. (Scroll down for photos.)

Yevgeni Kuznetsov had three assists as Russia scored five times in a 16:11 span to win its first gold medal since 2003 – and 13th overall. Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal and assist, and Maxim Kitsyn and Nikita Dvurechenski also scored for the Russians, who scored five times on 10 shots in the third period.

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