VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- With dark clouds come silver linings. Yes, it stinks for Canadian fans that the Americans knocked the boys into the qualification round and today's matchup with Germany. But for the fans who held tickets to a yet-unnamed qualifying round game and then suddenly found themselves lining up for a Team Canada game in Vancouver ... hey, pretty cool.
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