U.S. beats Sweden in hockey worlds warmup
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Boston Bruins forward Phil Kessel had a goal and two assists to help the United States beat Sweden 5-3 on Wednesday night in a warmup for the world championships.
Linemates David Backes and Adam Hall added a goal each for the Americans, set to open preliminary-round play against Austria in Moscow on Friday.
Sweden, coming off an impressive win over Russia in the European Hockey Tour final last week, opened the scoring on Jorgen Jonsson's goal 4:32 into the game ...
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