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RUSSIAIvan Drago's rough on Rocky--and next-door neighbours
CANADAStill great, but not the best way to Finnish
FINLANDEven when we win, there's something to complain about
SWEDENWe are Tre Kronor, and we like quarterfinals. :)
CZECH REPUBLICCzechin' 'em off, one by one
UNITED STATESDo you believe in miracles? Uh, probably not
LATVIAThanks for the reality check, Russia, and the help, USA
BELARUSPrepping trash talk (“Kovalchuk, you're a lousy balalaika player!”)
SWITZERLAND"And it seems to me he coached this team like a candle in the wind"
SLOVAKIAmiss u, CR baby...u want 2 get back 2gether?
NORWAYAll the trolls are cheering in the fjords
FRANCEWe won't have quarterfinals, but we'll always have Paris
DENMARKBods, you made Gretz proud
AUSTRIABoo to Germany!
GERMANY"AUS! AUS! AUS! Das Spiel ist aus! Deutschland ist Weltmeister, schlägt Ungarn 2 zu 1."
HUNGARYSee you next time (hopefully before 2079)