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Team America rounded out its pre-exhibition exhibition schedule with a win against Kaptain Koivu, Mike Granlund, Erik Holler (according to Steve Levy) and Team Finland

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We've had a lot of fun at the expense of Wild players who are from Finland that play the Center Ice position led by the pronunciation of their names from play-by-play announcers.  We've gotten to know Micko Koiview and Michael Grohnlund quite well over the years.  But last night ESPN announcer Steve Levy introduced us to a new name, Erik Holler, to complete the trilogy of Finnesota Wild Center name mispronunciations.  Steve Levy can also be remembered for this (thanks Joe) :

And the Finns clawed their way back into a game that saw them down 3-0 after 2 periods, so all in all it was an enjoyable game, especially with the final 2 minutes of the game coming with a 6-on-4 power play with a chance to tie it for Finland.  It just wouldn't go.

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