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Archived from the original on 21 August The Russians triumphed in the tournament they were favored to win, capturing men's hockey gold with a overtime victory over Germany after Kirill Kaprizov's power-play goal capped a classic final. Amanda Kessel is a typical year-old -- who also happens to be an elite hockey player Olympic hockey FAQ: Olympic Athletes from Russia. Will the silver spell be broken for U. Olympics Hockey 2018: Bracket

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Slovenia 3, USA 2 (OT)

The only team they've beaten is the team they're bracketed to face: Slovakia, whom the Americans topped in their second game of the tournament, thanks to two power-play goals by Ryan Donato and 21 saves from Ryan Zapolski. The Americans finished the preliminary round with a record and a minus-4 goal differential. Their four goals, tied with Germany, are the third-fewest scored by any team in the men's tournament, better than only Norway two and Korea one.

Puck drop for the gold-medal game between the U. It will mark the fifth time these two teams will meet for gold in six Olympic women's hockey tournaments, with Canada having won the past three finals , , after the U. Canada defeated the U. So what might be different in the rematch for the U. Hopefully, that an emphasis on shot quality vs. I would say 80 percent of our scoring chances have come from that area," Stauber said.

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Fortunately for Russia and the U. In four cases, players were pulled from their NCAA teams and classes to compete for their country, hearkening to the most famous of U. Granato, a longtime coach in the U. See how it played out below. Watch the Olympics live and on-demand with fuboTV 7-day free trial. Slovenia pulls off the upset 38 seconds into overtime. A sloppy Team USA surrenders a goal. Blaz Gregorc scores 5: Third period starts now.

O'Neill has two points. In November, SN spent three days with him in Boston. Initial shot by Bobby Sanguinetti. Greenway raced to the side of the net for the loose puck and scored on the rebound.

He rings it off the crossbar with the net wide open on the power play.