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By Canadian Press

Aaron Ekblad, Johnny Gaudreau and Dylan Larkin each scored twice as Team North America beat Team Europe 7-4 on Sunday in the second of three exhibition games for both sides leading into the World Cup of Hockey tournament.

Morgan Rielly also scored for North America (2-0). John Gibson made 29 saves.

Marian Gaborik had two goals for Europe (0-2). Pierre-Edouard Bellemare and Frans Nielsen also scored.

Goalie Thomas Greiss allowed four goals on eight shots before being pulled 10 minutes into the first period. His replacement, former Montreal Canadiens netminder Jaroslav Halak, made 22 saves on 24 shots.

North America’s win comes three days after beating Europe 4-0 in Quebec City.

Down 5-1 after 20 minutes, Europe scored three straight goals to make a game of it. But the comeback was cut short when Gaudreau sealed it for North America with his second of the game at 11:29 of the third.