Canadian dream of six straight U20 golds falls short; 6-5 in OT[more]
ON TOP OF THE WORLD. USA is No. 1 in junior hockey for the first time since 2004. Photos: Vinnick-Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
SASKATOON – John Carlson's goal at 4:21 of overtime lifted the United States to a thrilling 6-5 victory over Canada in the gold medal game of the 2010 IIHF World U20 Championship. It was the first U.S. gold since beating Canada in the 2004 tournament, and only the second in history for the "other"...
All-Time audience record
IIHF U20s watched by 12.3 million TV-viewers in Canada[more]
USA scored the gold, but Canada cut gold in record-setting TV-ratings. Photo: Jeff Vinnick / HHOF-IIHF Images
TORONTO – It was an epic game with an epic audience to match. The thrilling IIHF World U20 Championship gold medal game made television history for TSN. An astounding 12.3 million...