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All Three Panthers in World's Advance to Quarterfinals

Tuesday, 05.08.2007 / 1:18 PM / News
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All Three Panthers in World\'s Advance to Quarterfinals
Team Canada (6-0) came out firing on Monday as they scored four first period goals en-route to a 6-3 victory over the United States (4-2).  In one of the fastest goals ever scored in a World Championship, Canada’s Jay McClement lit the lamp only eight seconds into the first period.  Matthew Lombardi added a hat trick, and Mike Cammalleri scored two goals.  Florida Panthers D Cory Murphy has a goal and four assists with a rating of plus-five thus far in the tournament.  With the victory over the United States, Canada is now the top seed for the quarterfinals and will play Switzerland (3-3) on Thursday.  The United States will take on Finland in their quarterfinal matchup.

Finland (4-2) was downed 1-0 by Sweden (5-1) on Sunday, but they’ve still clinched a quarterfinals birth.  Panthers LW Ville Peltonen has been brilliant for Finland offensively with two goals and five assists to date.  Peltonen may get the opportunity to face Panthers teammate F Rostislav Olesz as the Czech Republic (3-3) also advanced to the quarterfinals. Olesz has two goals and three assists.  His Czech team will take on host Russia (6-0) in their quarterfinal game this Wednesday.  Russia will get superstar Alexander Ovechkin back from his one-game suspension Wednesday after he was suspended one game for a hit to the head on Switzerland’s Valentin Wirz.  Sweden takes on Slovakia (5-1) in the other Wednesday game.

POS PLAYER TEAM GP G A PTS PIM +/-
LW PELTONEN FIN 6 2 5 7 4 +2
LW OLESZ CZE 6 2 3 5 4 +2
D MURPHY CAN 6 1 4 5 8 +5
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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 MTL 7 6 1 0 22 21 12
2 TBL 7 4 2 1 21 14 9
3 OTT 5 4 1 0 14 10 8
4 WSH 5 3 0 2 18 11 8
5 DET 6 3 1 2 12 10 8
6 NYI 6 4 2 0 22 20 8
7 NYR 7 4 3 0 21 23 8
8 BOS 8 4 4 0 20 20 8
9 NJD 6 3 2 1 20 20 7
10 TOR 7 3 3 1 20 21 7
11 PIT 4 3 1 0 16 10 6
12 CBJ 5 3 2 0 15 12 6
13 FLA 6 2 2 2 9 14 6
14 PHI 6 1 3 2 17 25 4
15 CAR 5 0 3 2 11 18 2
16 BUF 6 1 5 0 8 22 2

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SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
B. Boyes 6 2 2 2 4
S. Bergenheim 6 2 1 2 3
D. Olsen 6 0 3 2 3
D. MacKenzie 6 1 1 -1 2
J. Huberdeau 6 1 1 0 2
B. Campbell 6 0 2 -1 2
J. Jokinen 6 0 2 1 2
A. Ekblad 6 0 2 -1 2
A. Barkov 6 1 0 0 1
B. Pirri 2 1 0 1 1
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
A. Montoya 0 0 1 .974 0.59
R. Luongo 2 2 1 .906 2.72
 
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