BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 4: Lias Andersson #24 of Sweden during the IIHF World Junior Championship against the United States at KeyBank Center on January 4, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Report: Lias Andersson played through separated shoulder at WJHC
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 4: Drake Batherson #19 of Canada celebrates after scoring on Josef Korenar #30 of Czech Republic during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on January 4, 2018 in Buffalo, New York. Canada beat the Czech Republic 7-2.
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BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 4: Lias Andersson #24 of Sweden passes the puck from behind the United States net in the first period during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on January 4, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Andersson on tossing silver medal: 'Guy in the stands' wanted it more
BUFFALO, NY - DECEMBER 29: Carter Hart #31 of Canada makes the save against Casey Mittelstadt #11 of United States during the IIHF World Junior Championship at New Era Field on December 29, 2017 in Buffalo, New York. The United States beat Canada 4-3.
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Watch: Sweden's Lias Andersson chucks silver medal into crowd
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 4: Drake Batherson #19 of Canada celebrates his third goal for a hat trick against Czech Republic in the second period during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on January 4, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Late goal lifts Canada over Sweden in gold-medal game
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 05: Trent Frederic #34 of United States (center) celebrates his hat trick goal with Dylan Samberg #12 and Riley Tufte #27 during the second period of play against the Czech Republic in the IIHF World Junior Championships Bronze Medal game at KeyBank Center on January 5, 2018 in Buffalo, New York. Team USA held a 7-0 after the second period.
USA dominates Czech Republic to earn world junior bronze
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 02: Kieffer Bellows #23 of United States celebrates his second goal of the game against team Russia with his teammates Dylan Samberg #12, Phil Kemp #25, Ryan Poehling #4 and Kailer Yamamoto #17 during the third period of play in the Quarterfinal IIHF World Junior Championship game at the KeyBank Center on January 2, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Bellows breaks Roenick's record for goals by an American at single WJC
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 4: Drake Batherson #19 of Canada celebrates with the bench after scoring on the Czech Republic during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on January 4, 2018 in Buffalo, New York. Canada beat the Czech Republic 7-2.
Canada's power play clicking at otherworldly rate
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 04: Maxime Comtois #14 of Canada celebrates with Kale Clague #10, Alex Formenton #24, and Brett Howden #21 after Comtois' goal gave team Cananda a 4-1 lead during the second period of play in the IIHF World Junior Championships Semifinal game at KeyBank Center on January 4, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Canada cruises past Czech Republic to set up gold-medal tilt with Sweden
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 4: Filip Gustavsson #30 of Sweden makes the save against Riley Tufte #27 of United States in the second period during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on January 4, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Sweden holds on to defeat USA, earn spot in gold-medal game
OSTRAVA, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 05: Anders Poulsen (R) of Denmark and Andrei Stepanov (L) of Belarus battle for the puck during the IIHF World Championship group B match between Denmark and Belarus at CEZ Arena on May 5, 2015 in Ostrava, Czech Republic.
Belarus relegated from WJHC following shootout loss to Denmark
OTTAWA, ON - OCTOBER 5: Logan Brown #21 of the Ottawa Senators looks on during a game against the Washington Capitals at Canadian Tire Centre on October 5, 2017 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Team USA's Brown returns for semifinal against Sweden
BUFFALO, NY - DECEMBER 29: Victor Mete #28 of Canada pushes Joey Anderson #13 of United States into Carter Hart #31 in the first period during the IIHF World Junior Championship at New Era Field on December 29, 2017 in Buffalo, New York.
Canada gets Mete back for semifinal vs. Czech Republic
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 02: Ryan Lindgren #5 of United States takes a big hit from Andrei Altybarmakyan #16 of Russia during the second period of play in the Quarterfinal IIHF World Junior Championship game at the KeyBank Center on January 2, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
USA advances to WJHC semifinal with nail-biting win over Russia
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 02: Cale Makar #7, Dillon Dubé #9 and Jordan Kyrou #25 of Canada celebrate Canada's 5th goal of the game during the second period of play in the Quarterfinal IIHF World Junior Championship game at the KeyBank Center on January 2, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Semifinal matchups, times all set at WJHC
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 02: Christian Wohlwend head coach of Switzerland gives instructions during a timeout against Canada in the second period of play in the Quarterfinal IIHF World Junior Championship game at the KeyBank Center on January 2, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Swiss coach proven right in blowout loss to Canada: 'See? See?'
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 02: Brett Howden #21 of Canada celebrates his goal with Alex Formenton #24 of Canada during the first period of play in the Quarterfinal IIHF World Junior Championship game at the KeyBank Center on January 2, 2018 in Buffalo, New York.
Canada advances to semis with convincing win over Switzerland
BUFFALO, NY - DECEMBER 31: Philip Wthrich #30 of Switzerland looks back into the net after a goal by Kristian Reichel #22 of Czech Republic in the third period during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on December 31, 2017 in Buffalo, New York. The Czech Republic beat Switzerland 6-3.
Swiss coach brutally honest about team's chances vs. Canada
BUFFALO, NY - DECEMBER 28: Alexander Nylander #19 of Sweden celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal in the third period against Czech Republic during the IIHF World Junior Championship at KeyBank Center on December 28, 2017 in Buffalo, New York. Sweden beat Czech Republic 3-1.
Sweden extends preliminary-round winning streak to 44 games at world juniors