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2012 WJC Day 11: Sweden wins gold in OT, Canada takes bronze

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Quinton Howden scored to two goals and help the Canadians win bronze over Finland in a 4-0 win. Jonathan Huberdeau scored zero points. And now that those guys are out of the way...

Sweden and Russia played a fantastic game, with both sides holding a 0-0 game that went into overtime, where this happened:

That's one of the greatest ways to win a tournament, if not the greatest! Mika Zibanejad scored the game's only goal with the helper from Patrik Nemeth. Congratulations to head coach Roger Ronnberg, and the rest of the Swedish Men's National Under 20 Ice Hockey Team. You all deserve it, and congratulations to Russia, as well. Looking forward to the 2013 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships in Ufa, Russia.

Player Nation GP G A PTS PPG PIM
Jonathan Huberdeau Canada 6 1 8 9 1.50 16
Nick Bjugstad United States 5 4 2 6 1.20 0
Quinton Howden Canada 6 3 3 6 1.00 2
Kyle Rau United States 5 3 2 5 1.00 4
Joonas Donskoi Finland 7 2 3 5 0.71 0
Yaroslav Kosov Russia 7 2 2 4 0.57 0
Connor Brickley United States 3 0 0 0 0.00 0

Final standings

Gold Sweden
5th Czech Republic
6th Slovakia
7th United States
8th Switzerland
9th Latvia
10th Denmark

Tournament awards

Most Valuable Player
Evgeny Kuznetsov

All-Star team
Petr Mrazek
: Evgeny Kuznetsov, Max Friberg, Mikael Granlund
Brandon Gormley, Oscar Klefbom

IIHF best player awards
Petr Mrazek
Evgeny Kuznetsov
Brandon Gormley