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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey, Russia-Finland

Hosts Russia crashed out of the tournament quarterfinals after a poor performance against Finland. They were defeated 3-1. Date: 19-Feb Sport: Men’s ice hockey Event: Russia-Finland Score: Russia 1 Finland 3 What happened: The game started with ...

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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey, Russia-Norway

Russia advance to the quarterfinals and will face Finland after a 4-0 victory over Norway. Date: 18-Feb Sport: Men’s ice hockey Event: Russia-Norway Score: Russia 4 Norway 0 What happened: Russia struggled to get going in the first period, and ...

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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey, Russia-USA

USA got a 3-2 victory over fierce rivals Russia. The teams were 2-2 by the end of overtime and had to be separated by penalties. Date: 15-Feb Sport: Men’s ice hockey Event: Russia-USA Score: Russia 2 USA 3 What happened:  No one should need &h...

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Sochi recap: Women’s ice hockey, Switzerland-Russia

A classic goaltender’s battle: Russia’s 20-year-old Anna Prugova vs. Switzerland’s Florence Schelling, the two-time Hockey East player of the year at Northeastern University. Prugova was nearly perfect. Schelling was better. Date: ...

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Sochi recap: Women’s ice hockey, Sweden-Russia

A raucous home crowd (including Vladislav Tretiak) was on hand to help lift Russia to a 3-1 victory over Sweden and a favorable quarterfinal matchup vs. Switzerland. Date: 13-Feb-2014 Sport: Women’s Hockey Event: Sweden vs. Russia Score: Swe...

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Sochi recap: Men’s ice hockey, USA-Slovakia, Russia-Slovenia

  The USA romped to a 7-1 victory over Slovakia, as Russia defeated Slovenia 5-2 to open Group A. Date: 13-Feb Sport: Men’s ice hockey Event: USA-Slovakia, Russia-Slovenia Score: USA 7 Slovakia 1, Russia 5 Slovenia 2 What happened: Only tw...

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Sochi recap: Women’s ice hockey, Russia-Japan

Russia confirmed their place in the quarterfinals with a 2-1 victory over a spirited Japan side. Date: 11-Feb Sport: Women’s ice hockey Event: Russia-Japan Score: Russia 2 Japan 1 What happened: As the Russian team entered the ice, the decibel lev...

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Sochi recap: Curling, day 1

The U.S. teams had a rough start and the Russian fans partied and squealed as if Justin Bieber was throwing the rocks as curling finally got underway in the 2014 Olympics. Date: 10-Feb Sport: Curling Event: Day 1 of group … Continue reading &r...

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