"It was really emotional actually watching him go through that," she said. "I was able to go to pretty much every playoff game because I'd just ended college. ... Seeing what they went through and how hard it is to win that is super special."
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But here's star forward Amanda Kessel trying to argue it anyway: "It's not only Canada that we have to beat."
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