Video: 2012 World Junior Championship – Jani Hakanpaa and Joonas Donskoi, Finlan

By Ken McKenna

Finnish alternate captains Jani Hakanpaa and Joonas Donskoi nearly achieved their goal of competing for the gold medal at the 2012 World Junior Championship.  But the duo and their Finnish teammates fell short of that goal, losing a semi-final shootout thriller to rival Finland, 3-2.

The two Finnish players talked about the disappointing loss to Sweden following the game.