US edges Slovakia in men's hockey 2-1 at 2018 Winter Olympics

US edges Slovakia in men's hockey 2-1 at 2018 Winter Olympics

US edges Slovakia in men's hockey 2-1 at 2018 Winter Olympics

Netminder Ryan Zapolski stopped 21 shots, setting Team USA up for a pivotal matchup Saturday against the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation.

"He said "Don't be too caught up in what happens during every game and every shift".

The collegiate athletes are leading the offensive charge on the ice for Team USA through the first two games of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics, but the veterans have created a culture that allows young players to shine. If Russia wins in overtime, it will tie the United States in points with 5. Jordan Greenway, the first African American hockey player to represent the U.S.at the Winter Games, was penalized for goaltender interference. "It's a dream come true and scoring definitely helps", Donato said.

Ryan Donato scored twice on the powerplay to lift the US men's ice hockey team to a 2-1 victory over Slovakia on Friday in what is shaping up as a wide-open Olympic tournament being played without NHL players for the first time in 24 years.

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US college players have three of four US Olympic goals and four of them on the roster are having an impact.

"They're great players", 39-year-old captain Brian Gionta said. If Russia beats the U.S. in regulation, it could have a shot at winning the group, pending the outcome of Slovakia-Slovenia. They were the better team in the third and it was good enough for them to get the win.

This time around, they are playing under the name "Olympic Athletes from Russia" as part of the country's punishment from the International Olympic Committee for doping at the 2014 Sochi Games.

The U.S. won 2-1, with both goals coming from Harvard forward Ryan Donato.

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After just five practices before their first game, the Americans have had to gel with each other fast and learn from their mistakes even quicker.

Donato's second power-play goal and eventual game victor came at 2:51 of the third period when the collegiate athlete neatly tucked in a backhand from the top of the crease. O'Neill said special teams are really important, but especially in this tournament, and goalie Ryan Zapolski said he has been impressed with what he has seen out of it so far. "We took a step forward today and we look forward to our game tomorrow night". "Just get the puck to the net".

"I'm not too anxious about who scores the goals as long as we get the win", Donato said. "I'm proud of the team and hopefully we can start looking to the next game and surprise somebody else".

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It will be a mild night across Mid-Missouri, as overcast skies and southerly winds keep temperatures near 50 degrees. Thursday looks to turn cooler behind a cold front with partly sunny skies and highs in the low and mid 50s.

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