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US beats defending champ Russia 4-2 at ice hockey worlds

Torey Krug of USA, left, shoots to score past Russia’s goalkeeper Sergei Bobrovski, second from right, during the Hockey World Championships Group B match in Ostrava, Czech Republic, Monday, May 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

PRAGUE (AP) — The United States beat defending champion Russia 4-2 Monday for its third straight win at the ice hockey world championship.

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Canada opens hockey worlds with 6-1 win over Latvia

Canada’s Jason Spezza, center, shoots to score past Latvia's Rodrigo Abols, left, and Latvia's Ervins Mustukovs, right, during the Hockey World Championships Group A match in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, May 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

PRAGUE (AP) — Canada showed its attacking power with a 6-1 victory over Latvia on Friday in the first game of the world hockey championship, while the United States beat last year’s runner-up Finland 5-1.

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Sidney Crosby to lead Canada at hockey worlds

PRAGUE (AP) — Unlike previous editions, this year’s hockey world championship is bringing out the best.

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