Finland ends U.S. title quest
Finland ended the United States’ ice hockey world championship campaign with a 2-0 defeat in the quarterfinals Thursday in Cologne, Germany, after a run of six straight victories for young roster. and scored as Finland booked its place in Saturday’s semifinals.
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and gave Sweden a 3-1 win over Switzerland in Paris, setting up a meeting with Finland in the final four. Canada edged Germany 2-1 to set up a semifinal showdown with Russia, which defeated the Czech Republic 3-0.