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U.S. men sweep slopestyle podium

Updated: February 14, 2014, 3:11 AM ET
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KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- Don't worry, Team USA. The shredder kids have your back.

Americans Joss Christensen, Gus Kenworthy and Nick Goepper swept the podium in men's slopestyle skiing Thursday, putting on a spectacular show to boost America's lagging medal count and provide the U.S. team with a jolt from a mountain whose vibe is more spring break than Winter Olympics.

"I am shocked," Christensen said. "I am stoked to be up here with my friends.

"America, we did ...

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