Game Summary

Canada 2 - Finland 3

Thursday, December 25, 1997
Helsinki, Finland

First Period

Scoring:

No Scoring

Penalties:

Brewer CAN (holding) 1:06
Elomo FIN (holding) 7:34
Komarniski CAN (high-sticking) 12:05
Vallin FIN (interference) 17:39
Lecavalier CAN (holding) 18:55

Second Period

Scoring:

1. Canada, Ward 10:02
2. Finland, Kauppinen (Vallin, Kalto) 13:01

Penalties:

Van Ryn CAN (hooking) 5:31
Tkaczuk CAN (slashing) 10:24
Kallarsson FIN (high-sticking) 13:33
Willsie CAN (hooking) 16:19

Third Period

Scoring:

3. Finland, Somervuori (Jokinen) 7:27 pp
4. Canada, Dumont (Tkaczuk) 11:39
5. Finland, Hagman (Somervuori, Jokinen) 16:20

Penalties:

Ference CAN (holding) 6:30
Vertala FIN (holding) 7:55
Puistola FIN (cross-checking) 14:01
Begin CAN (elbowing) 16:45
Komarniski CAN (cross-checking, misconduct) 19:40

Goaltenders CAN Garon
Gardiennes de but FIN Noronen

Shots on Goal CAN

6

3

8

18

Tirs au but FIN

12

11

15

38


Referee/Arbitre Ulf Radbjer
Linesmen/Juges des lignes Kent Thuden; Allen Stensland

Attendance/Assistance 9,000 (approx.)