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Canada defeats Finland 5-3 in junior hockey exhibition

Brendan Gaunce scored the winning goal and added an assist as Canada beat Finland 5-3 on Wednesday in a world junior exhibition hockey match.

Hunter Shinkaruk and Felix Girard also had a goal and an assist for Canada, while Eric Comrie made 37 saves.

Sam Reinhart and Frederik Gauthier had the other Canadian goals.

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Kasperi Kapanen, Saku Salminen and Artturi Lehkonen countered for Finland, while Juuse Saros stopped 31 shots.

Canada's next exhibition game at its summer development camp is Thursday against Sweden.

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