- Age 43 (July 3, 1970)
- Height 6'0"
- Weight 198lbs
- Birthplace Helsinki, Finland
- Residence Coto de Caza, California
- First Olympics 1992
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Finland defeated the host country 3-1 in a match that determined who would be facing Sweden in the semifinals. After Ilya Kovalchuk scored the first goal of the game for Russia, Finland responded with three unanswered goals before the end of the second period. Juhamatti Aaltonen got it started it for Finland, tying the game at one goal apiece.
Finland dominates Norway during all three periods of their preliminary round meeting. Phoenix Coyote, Lauri Korpikoski leads the Finns to the win with two goals, with Teemu Selanne, Olli Jokinen and Olli Maatta each adding one a piece. Per-Age Skroder scores the only goal for Team Norway.