a 1-0 lead. It was his fifth goal of the tournament.
Russia coach Valeri Bragin decided to start Georgiev despite the fact Ilya Samsonov (Washington Capitals) made 26 saves in a 2-1 win against the United States in the semifinal round Monday....
HELSINKI - Yegor Korshkov had a goal and an assist and Russia advanced to the gold-medal game of the world junior hockey championship with a 2-1 victory over the United States on Monday.
Russia will face host Finland for the gold on Tuesday. The Finns advanced to the final after hanging on to beat Sweden 2-1 earlier Monday.
Pavel Kraskovski also scored for Russia and Ilya Samsonov made 26...
Ilya Samsonov, the first goaltender chosen in the 2015 NHL Draft, made 26 saves to help Russia defeat the United States 2-1 on Monday in the semifinal round of the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship at Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finland.
The win marked the third straight year the United States has had its gold-medal hopes shattered by Russia. Russia defeated the United States...
(Winnipeg Jets) also scored for Russia. Goaltender Ilya Samsonov (Washington Capitals) made 26 saves for the win
"I can't believe we did it," Russia forward Radel Fazleev (Philadelphia Flyers) told the IIHF website. "I've been working toward this all my life and I will do anything to win the gold medal tomorrow."
Christian Dvorak (Arizona Coyotes) scored for the United States, which will face Sweden...
for Russia and Ilya Samsonov made 26 saves for the win
Christian Dvorak scored for the United States, which will face Sweden on Tuesday afternoon in the bronze-medal game. Alex Nedeljkovic stopped 31 shots.
Dvorak opened the scoring that the 9:03 mark of the first period. He swatted in a cross-crease pass from linemate Sonny Milano.
Kraskovski knocked in a rebound from just outside the crease to tie...
team during his 22-year NHL career, played for Boston in this game and had two goals, an assist, and scored in the shootout.
"You don't forget this stuff, " Recchi said. “It's a great feeling being out there in the open atmosphere like that."
Marco Sturm, who scored the game-winning overtime goal in the 2010 Winter Classic against the Philadelphia Flyers, and Sergei Samsonov scored for Boston...
Recchi skated on a line with former Bruins teammate Marco Sturm and Sergei Samsonov, who preceded Recchi and Sturm in Boston by a couple seasons. Recchi scored twice and assisted on a goal by Sturm in the Bruins’ 5-4 shootout win.
The alumni game brought back memories of the 2010, 2-1 win against the Philadelphia Flyers in Boston, when Recchi tied the game in the third period and Sturm won...
Linseman Gaston Gingras
Rick Middleton Rick Green
Jay Miller Mike Keane
Cam Neely Alex Kovalev
Terry O'Reilly Sergio Momesso
Andrew Raycroft Mats Naslund
Mark Recchi Chris Nilan
Sergei Samsonov Lyle Odelein
Marco Sturm Oleg Petrov
Bob Sweeney Stephane Quintal
Don Sweeney Stephane Richer
Tim Sweeney Larry Robinson
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