Nicklas Backstrom and Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored shootout goals and goalie Henrik Lundqvist stopped all four shots he faced, giving. For the third straight year, Canada will be looking to take home Gold at the IIHF World Hockey Championship when they take on Sweden. Sweden vs Canada FULL Shootout (IIHF World Championship Final) .. But NOBODY CARES about IIHF. MacKinnon slid a pass to Mark Scheifele in the middle of the Russian box, and Scheifele expertly redirected the puck past the glove of Vasilevski. Canada's forward Claude Giroux L receives the second place trophy during the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May Fortunately, it went in. It happens in hockey. After the encounter both teams have now one win and one loss from two games. Isaac Ratcliffe got in the clear but his hard drive that was labelled for the top corner was deflected into the crowd by Swedish goalie Adam Ahman, and then the other way David Gustafsson got in behind the Canadian defence but fired wide. If you used an Optimum login , click the Connect Account button to use your Optimum login info to manage your Newsday subscription account. And just three minutes later, on the next power play, a long shot from Dominique Heinrich found its way through traffic into the net. Videos CAN-RUS SF Canada vs. It happens in hockey. Hungary coach Rich Chernomaz regretted the high-quality chances that were left unused when his team played a strong period. I dunno, it's tough to swallow but at the same time they played a good game. This was the latest a Canada-Russia game had waited for a first goal since the quarter-finals of the Olympics in Turin. Canada played flawless defence for most of two periods and had the majority of puck possession and scoring chances. The puck dribbled in behind him and I was pretty lucky that I was able to put it in," Olofsson described. But credit to us as well for sticking to the game plan. Sweden's William Nylander and Sweden's Oscar Lindberg celebrate with Sweden's goalie Henrik Lundqvist after the penalty shootout of the IIHF Men's World Championship Ice Hockey final match between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, western Germany, on May 21, The team of Sweden poses for the media after winning the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship final between Canada and Sweden in Cologne, Germany, 21 May It was a game of bounces, a game full of tension from the opening minute that only got heavier as the game wore on.