Teams face each other in event opener
OTTAWA -- Team Canada is back on track.
Vincent Lecavalier, Joe Sakic and Brad Richards scored in the second period to lead Canada to a 3-1 over the United States in a World Cup of Hockey exhibition game Wednesday night.
The Canadians avenged a 3-1 loss to the Americans on Monday night in Columbus, exhibiting more energy and physical play on Wednesday.
"It was a start," Canadian forward Jarome Iginla said. "We got outcompeted in those areas in the first one.