USA, Canada Among World Junior Winners on Tuesday

September 30, 2013 Updated Dec 28, 2010 at 11:53 PM EDT

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USA, Canada Among World Junior Winners on Tuesday

September 30, 2013 Updated Dec 28, 2010 at 11:53 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) - Team USA scored their second win of the World Junior Championships on Tuesday beating Slovakia 6-1.

Kyle Palmieri scored the first two American goals. Charlie Coyle, Chris Brown, Drew Shore, and Emerson Etem were the other goal scorers for Team USA.

USA plays Germany on Thursday.

As for Team Canada, they were 7-2 victors over Czech Republic. Canada faces Norway on Wednesday but may be without forward Zack Kassian. The Buffalo Sabres draft pick was ejected from the game after hitting a Czech player in the neutral zone.

Other scores from Tuesday include Finland over Switzerland 4-0 and Sweden beating Russia 2-0.