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Finland celebrates juniors

Thousands gather in Helsinki, social media lights up with joy

Published 07.01.2014 12:58 GMT+1 | Author Risto Pakarinen
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Golden night and silver tears – newspapers in Finland and Sweden were full of 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship stories the day after the gold medal game.
The Finnish hockey community went crazy over Finland’s win at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship with thousands celebrating on the streets – and online.


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Groups for 2015 known

Host Canada, Finland, USA all start in Montreal

Published 05.01.2014 22:02 GMT+1 | Author Martin Merk
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The Air Canada Centre in Toronto and the Centre Bell in Montreal will co-host the World Juniors for two editions with the final round being held in Toronto in 2015 and in Montreal in 2017.
With the conclusion of the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship the groups for next year’s event in Toronto and Montreal are now finalized.


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Forsberg named MVP

Dansk, Ristolainen, Forsberg win Directorate Awards

Published 05.01.2014 21:12 GMT+1 | Author Andrew Podnieks
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MALMO, SWEDEN - DECEMBER 26: Sweden's Filip Forsberg #16 celebrates with Jacob de la Rose #9 after a first period goal against Switzerland during preliminary round action at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/HHOF-IIHF Images)
Filip Forsberg has been named MVP of the U20s for his outstanding 2014 performance in Malmö. He is the first Swede so honoured since MVP awards began in 2004.


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