Dustin Brown banged in a go-ahead goal late in the first period and the United States went on to dominate the Czech Republic 5-2 Wednesday.
In a post-game interview Alex Ovechkin had trouble explaining how the Russians were shut down by Team Finland.
Alex Ovechkin spoke with the media right after Russia's loss to Finland and was candid in his comments.
Alex Ovechkin's bid for an Olympic medal was foiled again, this time by a scrappy bunch of Finns.
Finland eliminated Russia from the Olympic men's hockey tournament with a 3-1 victory Wednesday, putting a stunning end to the Russians' enormous expectations at home.