World junior hockey championship: Russia defeats USA

Russia beat the United States 5-3 in the world junior hockey

quarter-finals Thursday, rallying to take lead on Nakita Zadorov's two

power-play goals. - Canadian Press

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Russia's Anton Slepyshev, left joins happy team mates Nikita Zadorov, center, and Ivan Barbashyov after Slepyshev scored 3-4 in the World Junior Hockey Championships quarter final between USA and Russia in Malmo, Sweden on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. (AP Photo / TT News Agency / Andreas Hillergren) ** SWEDEN OUT **

U.S. players react after their loss to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

U.S. players react after their loss to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

U.S. team Grzelcyk and Gillies react after their loss to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

U.S. team players Matt Grzelcyk and Jon Gillies (R) react after their loss to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

U.S. team players Butcher, Eichel and Grzelcyk react after their loss to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

U.S. team players Will Butcher, Jack Eichel (R) and Matt Grzelcyk (C) react after their loss to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

U.S' Matt Grzelcyk looks on dejected after his team lost to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

U.S' Matt Grzelcyk looks on dejected after his team lost to Russia in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Andreas Hillergren/TT News Agency (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY) ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SWEDEN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SWEDEN. NO COMMERCIAL SALES

Russia's Buchnevich celebrates after scoring the winning goal in front of U.S. players in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

Russia's Pavel Buchnevich celebrates after scoring the winning goal in front of U.S. players in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Russia's Lyubushkin checks Kerdiles of the U.S. during their quarter-final game at the IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo

Russia's Ilya Lyubushkin (L) checks Nicolas Kerdiles of the U.S. during their quarter-final game at the IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Russia's players Slepyshev, Mironov and Zadorov celebrate their goal against the U.S. in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

Russia's players (L-R) Anton Slepyshev, Andrei Mironov and Nikita Zadorov celebrate their goal against the U.S. in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Russia's Slepyshev and Vasilevski react past U.S. team players Barber and Kerdiles in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

Russia's player Anton Slepyshev (2nd L) and Andrei Vasilevski react past U.S. team players Riley Barber (R) and Nicolas Kerdiles (L) in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Russia's players Tryamkin, Mironov, Slepyshev and goalie Vasilevski celebrate their victory past Barber of the U.S. in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

Russia's players Nikita Tryamkin (8), Andrei Mironov (L), Anton Slepyshev and goalie Andrei Vasilevski (30) celebrate their victory past Riley Barber of the U.S. (R) in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Russia's Buchnevich celebrates after scoring the winning goal in front of U.S. players in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

Russia's Pavel Buchnevich celebrates after scoring the winning goal in front of U.S. players in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

Russia's players celebrate after defeating the U.S. team in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo

Russia's players celebrate after defeating the U.S. team in their IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship quarter-final match in Malmo January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Russia's goalie Vasilevski and Bereglazov make a save on Dipauli falls down during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo

Russia's goalie Andrei Vasilevski (L) and Alexei Bereglazov make a save on Thomas Dipauli (R) falls down during the first period of their quarter-final game at the IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Fasching of the U.S. tries to score past Russia's goalie Vasilevski during their quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo

Hudson Fasching (L) of the U.S. tries to score past Russia's goalie Andrei Vasilevski during the first period of their quarter-final game at the IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

Russia's Zykov checks Santini of U.S. during quarter-final IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo

Russia's Valentin Zykov (R) checks Steven Santini of the U.S. during the first period of their quarter-final game at the IIHF World Junior Championship ice hockey game in Malmo, Sweden, January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk (SWEDEN - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)