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USA men's hockey wins opener Submitted: 02/13/2014
SOCHI - Going into the 2014 Winter Games, Team USA had never beaten Slovakia in an Olympic contest.

Well, the Americans certainly remedied that today with a 7-1 blowout victory over Slovakia that highlighted a balanced attack. Phil Kessel led all U.S. scorers with three points, while six skaters John Carlson, Ryan Kesler, James van Riemsdyk, Paul Stastny, T.J. Oshie and Patrick Kane finished with two points each.

To read more about the game, select the recap link below.

Written By: NBC Olympics.com

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