Found December 28, 2011 on HockeyBuzz:
Powered by three third period goals, Finland upsets USA 4-1 in the 2012 World Junior Championship on Wednesday at Rexall Place in Edmonton. After a scoreless first period that saw few shots on either end of the ice, Finland took a 1-0 lead just 1:21 into the second period as Miikka Salomaki roofed a wrester from the circle over USA goaltender John Gibson. Despite putting up 16 shots in the sec...
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