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World Junior Championship

Bronze Medal Game

Canada blanks Finland 4-0. Sami Aittokallio gave up all four Canadian goals on 44 shots. Overall, Aittokallio had a solid tournament garnering three wins over the US, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia. He finished with a goals against average of 2.52 and save percentage of 0.937.

His most bitter memory will be his gaffe late in the third period of the semi-final game against Sweden. The mistake led to the tying goal and the Swedes eventually won the game in a shoot-out and advanced to the gold medal game. Sweden defeated Russia 1-0 in overtime to win the gold medal in the WJC for the first time in 31 years.

Europe

Elitserien

Växjö Lakers HC shuts down Djurgårdens IF 3-0. Jonas Holos did not factor in on the scoring, but did have two shots on goal.