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Sweden wins world juniors gold in OT

Updated: January 6, 2012, 1:28 AM ET
Associated Press

CALGARY, Alberta -- Mika Zibanejad scored at 10:09 of overtime to give Sweden its second world junior hockey title, 1-0 over Russia on Thursday night.

Zibanejad stole the puck from Nikita Gusev at the blue line, broke in on goalie Andrei Makarov -- who made 57 saves -- and scored on a backhander.

"He came in on the breakaway and I knew he was going to score. He told me this morning he was going to finish this game off," Sweden's Jeremy Boyce Rotevall said.

Zibanejad backed up ...

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