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2013 IIHF World Junior Championship | Ufa, Russia

Ufa, Russia | Dec. 26-Jan. 5

The United States captured its third gold medal and third medal in four years at the 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship in Ufa, Russia.

Team USA, captained by Jake McCabe, saw a U.S.-record four players named to the Media All-Star team, including goaltender John Gibson, defensemen Jake McCabe and Jacob Trouba, and forward Johnny Gaudreau. Gibson became the second American player ever to be named Most Valuable Player of the tournament.


2013 U.S. Roster

Jake McCabe captained Team USA; John Gibson named tournament MVP


2013 U.S. Stats

Johnny Gaudreau tallied a team-high seven goals and nine points


Team USA Results | 5-1-0-3 (W-OTW-OTL-L)

DATE OPPONENT RESULT/RECAP U.S. Player of the Game
Dec. 20 Sweden
Exhibition Game
W, 3-2 OT NA
Dec. 22 Finland
Exhibition Game
L, 1-5 NA
Dec. 27 Germany W, 8-0 Alex Galchenyuk
Dec. 28 Russia L, 1-2 Jacob Trouba
Dec. 30 Canada L, 1-2 John Gibson
Dec. 31 Slovakia W, 9-3 Cole Bardreau
Jan. 2 Czech Republic
Quarterfinals
W, 7-0 Johnny Gaudreau
Jan. 3 Canada
Semifinals
W, 5-1 Jake McCabe
Jan. 5 Sweden
Gold Medal Game
W, 3-1 Rocco Grimaldi


Pics & Vids


In The News


Tournament Awards

Award Player(s)
Most Valuable Player John Gibson
Directorate Award John Gibson (Best Goaltender)
All-Star Team John Gibson (Goaltender)
Jacob Trouba (Defense)
Jake McCabe (Defense)
Johny Gaudreau (Forward)
Top 3 U.S. Players John Gibson
Jacob Trouba
Johnny Gaudreau

Final Rankings

RANK COUNTRY
1. United States
2. Sweden
3. Russia
4. Canada
5. Czech Republic
6. Switzerland
7. Finland
8. Slovakia
9. Germany
10. Latvia

2013 WJC News

World Juniors Title a Fond Memory for Current NHL Stars

12/05/2016, 1:45pm EST
By Dan Scifo - Special to USAHockey.com

2013 gold medal-winning team featured an overflow of talent