It will be Canada against Sweden for gold at the 2018 World Juniors in Buffalo.
The Canadians shook off an early 1-0 deficit as they pounded the Czech Republic 7-2 in semi-final play Thursday.
Drake Batherson had a hat-trick for Team Canada with Sam Steel, Maxime Comtois, Jordan Kyrou and Boris Katchouk getting the others.
Sweden beat the host Americans 4-2 in the tournament’s other semifinal earlier Thursday. The Czechs will face the U.S. in the bronze-medal game on Friday afternoon.
The gold-medal game can be seen on TSN beginning at 7:00 CT.
The bronze-medal game begins at 3:00 CT.