Russia tops Czech Republic at juniors
CALGARY, Alberta -- Grigori Zheldakov scored at 1:30 of overtime to lead Russia to a 2-1 win over the Czech Republic in a quarterfinal at the world junior hockey championship Monday.
Zheldakov took a pass from Nikita Kucherov and sent a slap shot past Czech goalie Petr Mrazek to earn the Russians a berth in Tuesday night's semifinal against Canada.
Danil Apalkov scored in regulation for Russia, while goalie Andrei Vasilevski made 38 saves for the victory.
Jakub Culek scored ...
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