Finland’s Mikael Granlund Stamped In History

 

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Minnesota Wild Prospect Granlund Immortalized On Postage Stamp

 

Minnesota Wild prospect, and current rock star to the Finnish people, Mikael Granlund has been immortalized on a postage stamp in Finland.  The stamp is part of the celebration for Finland winning the 2011 IIHF World Championships, only the country’s second ever Worlds crown.  The stamp shows the image of Granlund moments after he slammed the puck home on his amazing lacrosse style goal against Russia in the semifinals.

 

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Minnesota Wild Prospect Granlund Scores World’s Greatest Goal (VIDEO)

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Minnesota Wild prospect Mikael Granlund scored the game winning goal for Finland today against Russia in a 3-0 victory in the semifinals of the 2011 IIHF World Championships being held in Bratislava, Slovakia.  The goal was possibly one of the greatest goals ever scored.  See the video after the jump.

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