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NHL players celebrate USA Juniors win on Twitter

Some of the best pros take to social media to congratulate the gold medal winners

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The United States' shootout win over Canada in the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship sparked some national pride, and countless social media reactions from NHL players and teams on Twitter.

The exciting game, which saw the U.S. kill off a penalty in sudden death overtime and win on Troy Terry's shootout goal and a subsequent save by goalie Tyler Parsons, was filled with heart-pounding excitment.

Here's what some of the NHL's best were saying after the game:

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Tweet from @TJOshie77: Terry

Tweet from @johngaudreau03: What a game!! Congrats @usahockey 

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Tweet from @JVReemer21: Wow!!! What a game!! ����

Tweet from @ICole28: U-S-A! All the way! ����

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Tweet from @JohnCarlson74: #Terry ������������

Tweet from @SanJoseSharks: ������������ #WJC2017 pic.twitter.com/0zAP4Rvqtl

Tweet from @NYRangers: Congrats! ���� ���������� https://t.co/Z2u7vsqBGI

Tweet from @GoldenKnights: Congratulations to both @usahockey and @HockeyCanada for representing hockey so well, and #TeamUSA for winning #WorldJuniors gold! https://t.co/IoiDV4Onvt

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