2014 winter olympics men hockey us russia gi Olympics 2014: U.S. beats Russia in men's hockey overtime

The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics hosted a tense hockey match between the U.S. and Russia on Saturday. 34 years after the “Miracle on Ice,” the United States beat Russia 3 to 2 in overtime.

After three periods, the American and Russian teams each had 2 points — a Russian goal by Fedor Tyutin in the final period was ruled invalid by officials. An overtime round ended with no scores, leading to a shootout between the two teams. Eight rounds of shots ended with a goal by T.J. Oshie of the St. Louis Blues.

With this win, the U.S. is 2-0 in men’s hockey and will play its final preliminary round against Slovenia on Sunday. Russia has already beaten the Slovenian team in an earlier preliminary match.

Want to watch the game for yourself? The full replay is available here

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