The preliminary rounds of the 2014 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championships continued over the weekend in Sweden.
On Saturday, four games were contested. Team USA defeated Slovakia 6 to 3 in a match that was a close as one goal at times.
Other results from Saturday included Sweden defeated Finland by a score of 4-2, Russia dominating Switzerland 7-1 and the Czech Republic upsetting Canada in a shootout 5-4.
On Sunday, the United States dominated Germany 8-0 in one of two games contested on December 29th.
In the other game, Sweden blanked Norway by a score of 10-0.