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(International Ice Hockey)   Day 6 of the 2022 World Juniors. Finland has Slovakia in its sights. Latvia looks for their first win of the tournament against 1 win Czechia. Then it's undefeated USA v. undefeated SWE. Futurama neutrals jokes will return tomorrow. Game on @ 2pm ET   ( divider line
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2022-08-14 1:47:41 PM  
Ugh, that start time for the good guys means I gotta get a nap in and then hope for no OT afterwards.
2022-08-14 2:11:20 PM  
That didn't take long for Finland to take the lead.
1st minute goal.
2022-08-14 2:45:15 PM  
Slovakia's Skora gets a 5 minute major and game misconduct for sticking out a knee and for knee on knee contact.
2022-08-14 8:01:03 PM  
Finally get to tune in, LAT/CZE is just starting the 3rd.  The Latvians have the Dreaded Lead, 4-2.

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2022-08-14 8:11:48 PM  
PENALTY SHOT!  Latvians called for covering the puck in the crease.
2022-08-14 8:12:44 PM  
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Denied, Latvian goalie makes it look easy.
2022-08-14 8:28:26 PM  
Czech goalie said fark it and left.

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2022-08-14 8:29:29 PM  
Empty netter makes it 5-2 Latvia with 1:19 left.
2022-08-14 8:32:29 PM  
And with that win, Latvia not only qualifies for the quarter-finals, they vault over Czechia to finish 3rd in the group.
2022-08-14 8:37:45 PM  
I'm not trying to suggest the Latvians did not deserve their win today, but I wonder how hard the Czechs tried to win knowing they are already locked into third place in group A and a regulation loss would eliminate Slovakia.
2022-08-14 8:41:41 PM  
Perhaps I spoke too soon. It looks like, with the win, LAT is now in third place and CZE is 4th. Both have 4 points and will both play a quarter-final game this coming week.
2022-08-14 10:12:44 PM  
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2022-08-14 10:22:23 PM  
USA takes the lead on the power play.
Loose puck in the paint put away.
2022-08-14 10:22:38 PM  
USA power play goal, 1-0 America!

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2022-08-14 10:42:31 PM  
Pretty close game between Sweden and the U.S. so far.
2022-08-14 11:10:53 PM  
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2022-08-14 11:11:41 PM  
Team USA gets the Dreadnought Lead, 2-0 America!

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2022-08-14 11:30:03 PM  
You know, there are a couple Red Wings' prospects playing in this game.
2022-08-14 11:38:54 PM  
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Boarding penalty on Sweden.  Downgraded from a major to a minor on review.
2022-08-15 12:06:48 AM  
Dread and a half off the turn over.
2022-08-15 12:06:59 AM  
3-0 USA!

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2022-08-15 12:09:21 AM  
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Almost a Super Dreadnought Lead for Team USA.
2022-08-15 12:18:28 AM  
Back to the dreaded lead.
Shot hit the glove, but couldn't hold on to it and into the net.
2022-08-15 12:18:35 AM  
So much for the shutout.  USA goalie can't catch the shot cleanly with his glove and basically muffs it into his own net.  3-1 America.
2022-08-15 12:33:12 AM  
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USA lead cut to 1, 3-2 America with just over a minute left.
2022-08-15 12:36:37 AM  
That got a lot more exciting than I would have liked towards the end, but USA holds on to win.  3-2 final.
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