Mikael Backlund (Sweden - 22) - Canada defeated Sweden 5-1 (2 en) in the 2009 World Junior Championship gold medal game on Monday, January 5, 2009, at Scotiabank Place in Kanata (Ottawa), Ontario.  This was the second consecutive year that Canada won gold and Sweden won silver after Canada defeated Sweden in overtime in 2008 and was Canada's fifth consecutive gold.

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Mikael Backlund (Sweden - 22)
Mikael Backlund (Sweden - 22) - Canada defeated Sweden 5-1 (2 en) in the 2009 World Junior Championship gold medal game on Monday, January 5, 2009, at Scotiabank Place in Kanata (Ottawa), Ontario. This was the second consecutive year that Canada won gold and Sweden won silver after Canada defeated Sweden in overtime in 2008 and was Canada's fifth consecutive gold.

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Source: Melissa Wade
Date 5 Jan 2009
Location: Ottawa Ontario Canada
Credit: Melissa Wade
Copyright: 2009 Melissa Wade
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