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BERN, Switzerland - There were enough former champions in the Canadian lineup to recognize that this IIHF World Hockey Championship seemed headed in the wrong direction.That's why players like Shane Doan and Dany Heatley decided to stand before their teammates on Friday afternoon and talk  Ricardo Mathews Jersey about what it means to win this tournament. Hours later, Canada delivered its best effort yet in a 3-1 victory over Sweden that set up a gold-medal rematch with Ru sia.It might never have happened without the players-only meeting."It was important," said coach Lindy Ruff. "You get this far and you don't want to mi s a step and not make it. There's some strong leadership there. You look at Doaner and  Matt Conrath Jersey Heater, they're two voices that have been here and they've seen it and done it."And I think they realize you don't get many chances at it."Ruff did his part as well with a couple bold decisions. He decided to start Dwayne Roloson in net over quarter-final winner Chris Mason and tinkered with his top two lines and Tajh Boyd Jersey  a couple defence pairings.The moves seemed to pay off as Roloson made 25 saves and Derek Roy scored two goals while skating with Steven Stamkos and Martin St. Louis for the first time during this tournament. They're now just one win away from reclaiming the gold Canada last won in 2007.Even though Ru sia won last year's world championship by defeating Canada in the final, the players insist that they don't have any payback on their minds."We came here to win the gold medal, we didn't come here to beat Ru sia and get revenge on them," said Roy, one of six returnees from 2008. "But they're in our way right now."The Issac Blakeney Jersey  two teams have been on a collision course since the event began two weeks ago and will play for the championship on Sunday. Ru sia went through its first eight games without losing while Canada only dropped a shootout game to Finland during the round robin.