Aleksandrs Nizivijs (R) of Latvia vies for the puck with Mikko Koivu (L) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Georgijs Pujacs (R) of Latvia vies for the puck with Antti Pihlstrom (L) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Kristaps Sotnieks (L) of Latvia vies for the puck with Mikael Granlund (R) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011.

Jarkko Immonen (R) celebrates with his teammates after he scored Finland's first goal during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Krisjanis Redlihs (R) of Latvia vies for the puck with Janne Pesonen (L) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Kristaps Sotnieks (L) of Latvia vies for the puck with Janne Pesonen (R) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Armands Berzins (L) and Arvids Rekis (C) of Latvia vie for the puck with Mikko Koivu (R) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Lauris Darzins (L) of Latvia vies for the puck with Niko Kapanen (R) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

A supporter of Finland waves a flag during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Krisjanis Redlihs (L) of Latvia vies for the puck with Janne Niskala (R) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Krisjanis Redlihs (L) celebrates with his teammate Oskars Cibulskis (R) after he scored Latvia's 1-1 equalizer during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Players of Latvia celebrate after they scored Latvia's 1-1 equalizer during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Kaspars Saulietis (top) of Latvia vies for the puck with Topi Jaakola (bottom) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Latvia's head coach Olegs Znaroks (L) talks to Herberts Vasiljevs (R) of Latvia during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Oskars Cibulskis (L) and goalie Edgars Masalskis (R) of Latvia vie for the puck with Jarkko Immonen (C) of Finland during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Niko Kapanen (L) of Finland celebrates with his teammates Mikael Granlund (2ndL), Anssi Salmela (2ndR) and Jarkko Immonen (R) after he scored Finland's 2-2 equalizer during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011.

Niko Kapanen (2ndR) of Finland celebrates with his teammates Mikael Granlund (2ndL), Anssi Salmela (L) and Jarkko Immonen (R) after he scored Finland's 2-2 equalizer during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011.

Mikko Koivu (R) of Finland scores a penalty against Latvia's goalie Edgars Masalskis (L) during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Mikko Koivu (R) of Finland scores a penalty against Latvia's goalie Edgars Masalskis (L) during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Finland's goalie Teemu Lassila (L) saves a penalty from Laurin Darzis (R) of Latvia during the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC

Finland's goalie Teemu Lassila (L) celebrates with his teammates after they won the Ice Hockey World Championship group D match between Latvia and Finland at the Orange Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia, 02 May 2011. EPA/PETER HUDEC