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Canada advances to semifinals in men's Olympic hockey

Last Updated Feb 21, 2018 at 10:00 am EDT

Maxim Noreau (56), of Canada, celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal against Finland during the third period of the quarterfinal round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (Jae C. Hong/AP)

GANGNEUNG, Korea, Republic Of – Maxim Noreau’s goal early in the third period moved Team Canada into the Olympic men’s hockey semifinals with a 1-0 win over Finland.

The breakthrough goal came 55 seconds into the third period with Noreau blasting a point shot stickside past Mikko Koskinen after an Eric O’Dell faceoff win.