Russia survives Canadian scare
CALGARY, Alberta -- Canada will not play for the gold medal at the world junior hockey championships for the first time in over a decade.
The Canadians lost 6-5 to defending champion Russia in Tuesday night's second semifinal despite a four-goal burst in the third period. Canada's streak of playing in every final since 2002 ended. The Canadians were 5-5 in those games.
Russia will meet Sweden in the championship game Thursday after the Swedes beat Finland 3-2 in a shootout earlier ...
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