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Finland WJC Preview: Returning Goalies Key To Repeating Gold

TT News Agency / Ludvig ThunmanGoaltending: Finland returns to the World Junior’s with arguably the best goaltending duo in the tournament. In fact, both Juuse Saros and Ville Husso are returning to help defend their 2014 gold, with Saros expected to take the starting role once again. Saros, a prospect of the Nashville Predators, had a 1.57 goals against and .943 save percentage...
Via The Hockey House
9 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Team Finland Preliminary World Junior Roster

Team Finland has announced their preliminary roster for the 2015 World Juniors in Montreal and Toronto, Canada. Among the players looking to defend Finland’s 2014 are returning players Juuse Saros and Artturi Lehkonen, as well as Pittbusrgh Penguins prospect Kasperi Kapanen. NamePositionTeam Ville HussoGoalieHIFK Juuse SarosGoalieHPK Erik AutioDefensemanPenn State University...
Via The Hockey House
19 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Team Finland World Championship Roster by   Steven Ellis

Coming off of three Euro Hockey Tour titles, a World Junior gold and an Olympic bronze in just half a year, there is a lot to be excited about heading into Belarus in May. For starters, Finland may have one of the best goaltending trios around with NHL star Pekka Rinne, World Junior savior Juuse Saros and former New York Islanders [...]
Via The Hockey House
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Forsberg, Maenalanen, Saros highlight Preds at WJC

No, it was not Canada, Russia, Sweden, nor, for the second year in-a-row, United States who won the 2014 World Juniors Championship in Malmo. It was Finland, who knocked off the Swedes in the gold medal match, 3-2 in overtime. Six Nashville Predators prospects participated in a total of thirty-one games. Filip Forsberg highlights the list of future Preds after being awarded ‘Most...
Via Fang Faction
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Finland Shocks Everyone To Win WJC Gold by   Bradshaw Furlong

Coming in as the heavy, heavy favorite, Sweden couldn’t stay perfect as they lost their only game of the tournament at the worst time: the gold medal game. While they did outplay Finland for a lot of the game, Juuse Saros was stellar in goal stopping 35 of 37 and Rasmus Ristolainen scored the “golden goal” in overtime to give [...]
Via The Hockey House
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Saros leads Fins to gold, Forsberg named tournament MVP

He posted tournament-best numbers and just led his team to the gold. Juuse Saros, a fourth round pick of the Nashville Predators in this past June’s draft, led Finland past host country Sweden for their third World Juniors gold medal and first medal of any color since 2006. The 18-year old was also named to the tournament’s first All-Star Team despite not winning Best Goaltender...
Via Section 303
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Finland, Sweden advance to final of world junior tourney

Juuse Saros helped Finland beat Canada in the world junior hockey semifinals, making 23 saves in a 5-1 victory Saturday. Finland will play Sweden in the final Sunday. Sweden beat Russia 2-1 in the first semifinal. ''It's a dream final for us -- Finland and Sweden,'' Finnish forward Henri Ikonen said. ''It's a great rivalry. Young players like ourselves can't imagine a better situation...
Via AP on Fox
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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