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3 Stars of the Game

3 Stars: Team Finland vs. Team Russia

Dmitry Orlov, Ivan Telegin, Vladimir Tarasenko honored @NHL

FIN@RUS: 3 Stars of the Game

Finland vs. Russia: 3 Stars of the Game

Dmitry Orlov, Ivan Telegin and Vladimir Tarasenko are your 3 stars of the game in Team Russia's 3-0 shutout of Team Finland

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Team Russia defeated Team Finland 3-0 on Thursday in the final preliminary-round game for each team at the World Cup of Hockey 2016. Team Russia (2-1-0) advanced to the semifinals with the victory and will play Team Canada on Saturday (7 p.m. ET; ESPN2, CBC, TVA, TVA Sports). Team Finland (0-3-0) was eliminated Wednesday.

Here are the three stars of the game as selected by members of the World Cup of Hockey 2016 Organizing Committee:


3rd Star, Dmitry Orlov, D, Team Russia


Played a big part in another solid defensive performance by Team Russia.


2nd Star, Ivan Telegin, F, Team Russia  

GOAL, 3 HITS, 14:35 TOI

Gave Team Russia a 2-0 lead with his first goal of the tournament 5:01 into the second period.


1st star, Vladimir Tarasenko, F, RUS

GOAL, 3 SHOTS, 13:04 TOI

Opened the scoring 3:42 into the second period to put Team Russia on the road to victory. Has two goals in the World Cup.

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