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Canada knocks out U.S. in semis

Updated: January 4, 2011, 2:45 AM ET
Associated Press

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- One video clip was all Curtis Hamilton and his Canadian teammates needed to see for motivation to beat the United States in the semifinals of the World Junior Hockey Championships.

The clip, used by Canadian cable channel The Sports Network to promote its coverage, featured the U.S. winning the gold medal in overtime against Canada last year. There was no way the Canadians would let it happen again.

"It lit a little fire under us," Canada captain Ryan Ellis said. ...

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