For the first time since 2007, Team Canada has won the Spengler Cup in Davos, Switzerland.
On Monday, according to www.spenglercup.ch, Canadian Olympic gold medallists Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins and Ryan Smyth of the Edmonton Oilers were both instrumental for Team Canada in a commanding 7-2 victory over the host HC Davos in the championship final.
Smyth, also known as Captain Canada, scored twice, while Bergeron had a goal and three assists.
Smyth was on the Canadian team that won the gold medal in men's ice hockey at the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City, while Bergeron won his gold medal at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver.
Smyth's first goal of the game, at 9:07 of the first period was shorthanded and the game winning goal. Bergeron received the lone assist.
Other Canadian goal scorers were John Tavares of the New York Islanders who had two goals, while Jason Spezza of the Ottawa Senators and defenceman Derrick Walser each scored once.