It was Zucker’s first career shootout goal in five tries. Zucker was the only shooter from either team to convert.
It was Jimmy Butler’s first game against his former team.
The Golden Gophers (12-2, 1-2), lost their second straight.
The Timberwolves raised their home record to 14-6, including 8-2 against Western Conference foes.
It’s Finland’s fifth world junior hockey title.