February 23, 2014 7:10 pm
Updated: February 23, 2014 7:24 pm

WATCH: Canadians celebrate men’s hockey gold medal win against Sweden

WATCH: Thousands of fans jam Yonge and Dundas square in Toronto to celebrate hockey gold

Team Canada is golden in Sochi.

Jonathan Toews, Sidney Crosby, and Chris Kunitz all scored their first goals of the tournament as Canada defeated Sweden 3-0 for the gold medal in men’s hockey.

Watch the above video: Canadian fans go crazy after gold medal win in men’s hockey

Goaltender Carey Price earned his second straight shutout helping Canada to defend its gold medal from the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.

READ MORE: Full medal count results from the 2014 Sochi Olympics


WATCH: Fans in Sidney Crosby’s hometown, Cole Harbour, NS, celebrate his goal and Team Canada’s win

Canada didn’t trail at any point in the game in the final and only gave up three goals in six games during the tournament.

Below are some scenes of the gold medal action between Canada and Sweden.

WATCH: Hundreds pack National in Calgary and celebrate gold medal win

Bars across Canada opened early as hockey fans gathered to watch the gold medal game. Here is reaction on social media  to the game from around the country — and around the world.

WATCH: Hockey fans in Vancouver celebrate in Library Square bar

WATCH: Justin Trudeau counting down the finals seconds while watching at the Liberal convention

WATCH: Neighbours in Montreal watch and celebrate Canada’s gold medal win outside

WATCH: Fans in Winnipeg carry party into the streets

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