IHLC Results – Finland 4-0 United States – May 12, 2006

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finland-11 Finland 4-0 United States usa-11
World Championship Qualifying Round
Arēna Rīga, Rīga latvia-11
Friday, May 12, 2006

BOXSCORE
1st Period
02:21 – usa-11 PEN SHOT – Stastny missed
04:05 – finland-11 PEN – Mäntylä, hooking
08:58 – usa-11 PEN – Meyer, holding
11:13 – finland-11 PEN – T. Ruutu, roughing
11:13 – usa-11 PEN – Gill, roughing
11:13 – finland-11 GOAL – Koivu (Luoma, J. Jokinen)
15:53 – usa-11 PEN – Suter, roughing
17:21 – usa-11 PEN – Alberts, elbowing

2nd Period
22:46 – usa-11 PEN – Alberts, elbowing
26:01 – finland-11 GOAL – Bergenheim (J. Ruutu, Hahl)
26:12 – finland-11 PEN – Santala, slashing
31:53 – usa-11 PEN – Meyer, roughing
32:09 – usa-11 PEN – Alberts, tripping
32:44 – finland-11 PP2 GOAL – Nummelin (Koivu)
33:58 – finland-11 PEN – Berg, tripping
35:10 – finland-11 PEN – Kukkonen, interference

3rd Period
45:08 – finland-11 PEN – J. Ruutu, holding
50:38 – finland-11 PEN – Bergenheim, interference
54:27 – finland-11 GOAL – Kukkonen (Hahl)

GOALTENDERS
W: finland-11 Niittymäki (23-23)
L: usa-11 Anderson (29-33)

SHOTS ON GOAL
finland-11 15+9+9 = 33
usa-11 6+10+8 = 24

ROSTERS
finland-11 Goaltenders: Niklas Bäckström, Antero Niittymäki, Fredrik Norrena. Defence: Aki-Petteri Berg, Lasse Kukkonen, Mikko Lehtonen, Mikko Luoma, Tuukka Mäntylä, Petteri Nummelin, Pekka Saravo. Forwards: Sean Bergenheim, Riku Hahl, Jukka Hentunen, Jussi Jokinen, Tomi Kallio, Mikko Koivu, Antti Miettinen, Ville Peltonen, Jani Rita, Jarkko Ruutu, Tuomo Ruutu, Tommi Santala, Jari Viuhkola.
usa-11 Goaltenders: Craig Anderson, Jason Bacashihua. Defence: Andrew Alberts, Joe Corvo, Hal Gill, Mike Komisarek, Frederick Meyer, Brooks Orpik, Ryan Suter. Forwards: Dustin Brown, Mark Cullen, Adam Hall, Andy Hilbert, Ryan Kesler, Phil Kessel, Ryan Malone, Richard Park, Marty Reasoner, James Slater, Drew Stafford, Yan Stastny.

finland-11 FINLAND (C) vs. UNITED STATES usa-11
current champion
(
since 04/29/2006)
Last Title
05/12/2005
75 All-Time Wins
55
7 wins Head-To-Head
(+ 2 ties)
5 wins
First IHLC Meeting (FIN vs. USA)
finland-11 FIN 7-2 USA usa11-48stars – 02/05/1951 – EX – Tampere finland-11
Previous IHLC Meeting (FIN vs. USA)
finland-11 FIN 4-2 USA usa-11 – 04/23/2003 – EX – Turku finland-11
Last IHLC Game
finland-11 FIN 3-3 CZE czech-11 – 05/09/2006 – WC – Rīga latvia-11
Next IHLC Game
finland-11 FIN 3-0 NOR norway-11 – 05/14/2006 – WC – Rīga latvia-11

Photo Credit: Getty Images – IIHFHHOFIOC

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