Found May 19, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
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It wasn’t even a contest. While Pavel Datsyuk was held off the scoresheet, a mistake-prone Finnish defense and a very, very leaky Pettri Vehanen could not hold off the Russian Machine, and with only the line of Valtteri Filppula, Mikko Koivu and Jussi Jokinen providing offense, the Finns couldn’t out-score their mistakes. As such, Russia handed Finland a 6-2 defeat, cruising all the way thanks to a hat trick by Evgeni Malkin. Datsyuk played 17:03 and went 7-and-6 in the faceoff circle, took a shot and finished even, and Filppula took a shot, won a faceoff and managed to stay even in 18:00 of ice time. Team Russia will face off against the winner of today’s Czech Republic-Slovakia game (on at 11:30 AM EDT) in tomorrow’s Gold medal game at 1:30 PM EDT, while Finland will play for Bronze at 9 AM EDT. NBC Sports will air the Gold game on tape delay at 9 PM Sunday, so it’s semi-legal online streams for you and me…
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