Men's Hockey Team Defeats Russia In Shootout

Published 02/15 2014 09:52PM

Updated 02/16 2014 12:12AM

SOCHI, RUSSIA, --- The United States Hockey team beat out Russia 3-2 in a shootout.

After a 5 minute overtime failed to produce a winner, the game went into a shootout.

From then on out, it became the T.J. Oshie show. Oshie took six of the American's eight shots and in the shootout, scoring on four of them.

The early round does not knock Russia from contention for gold. The USA men play Slovenia in the next round.

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