Finnish Junior Hockey Team’s On-Ice Celebration Features Wig, Shopping Cart
Finland’s Under-20 Team won the World Junior Hockey Championships this weekend, beating fierce national rival and home team Sweden in overtime. Buffalo Sabres prospect Rasmus Ristolainen scored the “golden goal” and then things got weird.
First the goal-scorer, Ristolainen, found a Pippi Longstocking wig on the ice and naturally put it on:
They then found a shopping cart (?!) and rode it around the rink:
Finnarna firar på finskt vis http://t.co/5RlgMsPRvE—
Dusan Umicevic (@SVTDusan) January 05, 2014
If this is how their junior team celebrates, I kind of want to see Finland’s big boys win the Olympic gold this year.