Matt Tennyson, Matt Hellickson and the United States won bronze medals at the 2021 IIHF World Championship with a victory against Germany. Canada earned the gold medal in a thrilling overtime triumph against Finland.
Below is recap of all the medal round action from Sunday.
CANADA 3, FINLAND 2 OT
Canada: Owen Power (prospect)
Canada's remarkable run from an 0-3 start to a gold medal was completed when Nick Paul scored at 6:26 of overtime in the gold medal game against Finland to give Canada the gold Sunday.
Finland scored at 5:27 (Petteri Lindbohm) of the third period to take a 2-1 lead. However, former Devil forward Adam Henrique tied the game at 2-2 at 12:37 of the third period to force the extra period.
Defensive prospect Owen Power, a projected Top-5 pick in the 2021 NHL Draft, had two shots in 23:06 minutes of ice time.
UNITED STATES 6, GERMANY 1
United States: Matt Tennyson, Matt Hellickson, Matty Beniers (prospect)
Devils players Matt Tennyson and Matt Hellickson both won bronze medals with the United States at the 2021 IIHF World Championship following a 6-1 route of Germany on Sunday.
Tennyson, who won his first-career international medal with America, boasted a minus-1 in 21:35 minutes of ice time. Hellickson notched two shots and a plus-3 in 16 minutes.
Conor Garland had a goal and two assists. Christian Wolanin, Jack Drury, Jason Robertson, Trevor Moore and Ryan Donato also tallied for Team USA.