It is the first Winter Olympic men's hockey tournament in 24 years without NHL players. A part of Yugoslavia until 1991, Slovenia did not qualify for an Olympic ice hockey tournament until 2014 but finished a respectable seventh in Sochi.
The back-to-back upsets in the Olympic hockey hub of Gangneung, a city located about 60 kilometres northeast of Pyeongchang, underlines the unpredictability of this throwback tournament, the first without NHLers since 1994. After the US reached double-digits in number of shots taken, Brian O'Neill, a 29-year-old who plays in Finland, scored first for Team USA with just more than two minutes left in the first period.
Mursak, who now plays for Frolunda HC in the Swedish Hockey League, was selected by the Red Wings in the sixth round of the 2006 NHL Draft. Download the Team USA app today. Bobby Sanguinetti's sharp-angled shot created the rebound opportunity for Greenway. He rings it off the crossbar with the net wide open on the power play.
Forward Garret Roe made a nifty pass from behind the net to set up Brian O'Neil at 14:44 of the opening period to give U.S. a 1-0 lead.
In overtime, Mursak was left alone in front of the U.S.net to score the game-winning goal off a pass from Gregorc. The Americans outshot Slovenia 11-3 in the first period. Here are the full starting lineups.
The comments come after the USA clashed with forces allied to the Bashar al-Assad regime overnight Wednesday in eastern Syria. Turkey has demanded that United States troops withdraw from that area.The commander of the US-led coalition, Lt.
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It's being claimed that staff for the charity in Haiti, and indeed in other countries too, paid vulnerable people for sex. Oxfam bosses could lose £30 million ($42 million) in annual government funding if authorities find evidence of foul play.
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He did not mention by name Iran or its Lebanese militia ally, Hezbollah, both main players in Syria's civil war. Israel has been warning of late of the increased Iranian involvement along its border in Syria and Lebanon.
There's no obvious compromise that could win the 60 votes from Republicans and Democrats needed to prevail in the Senate. The bill would raise military and domestic spending by nearly $300 billion over the next two years.
British newspaper Daily Mirror's soccer website has already ranked the jersey the best of the 20 known jerseys launched so far. The jersey designs predominantly show light green background with bold white V-shaped patterns drawn on it.
South Africa police raids Gupta family home
Zuma then made a decision to fight back-and outrageously said he wanted three months' notice and guarantees about his future. If he refuses to step down, the matter will go before parliament, which could remove him on a vote of no-confidence.
USA airstrike said to kill Russians
The strike was the second by the US against "pro-regime" forces since Wednesday, according to the USA military's Central Command. Some Russian lawmakers have called for legislation that would set rules fro private military contractors.
YouTube suspends ads on all of Logan Paul's channels
The announcement comes right after the platform barred YouTube sensation Logan Paul from serving ads on his video channel . He had also deliberately tried to monetise the video that violated YouTube's advertiser-friendly guidelines, they said.
Apple's TV app adds live news from CBS, CNN and others
According to 9to5Mac who first noted the feature was live, you'll need iOS 11.2.5 and tvOS 11.2.5 for it to pop up on your device. The TV app News section now offers live news feeds from Bloomberg , CBS News, Fox News , CNBC , CNN , and Cheddar .
Frank Reich to be named next Colts' head coach
Eagles coach Doug Pederson calls the plays but Reich was instrumental in orchestrating the offense too. The Eagles have also suffered two big losses to their staff since the Super Bowl.
18 killed in Hong Kong bus crash
The injured are being taken to hospitals across Hong Kong and rescuers are still trying to release people trapped inside. The police said that they will need to expand the road blog and send more personnel to the scene for the investigation.
Areas of snow tonight — FORECAST
High winds can also result in lower snow ratios since snowflakes can break apart in that situation, says NOAA. Even though a few spotty showers are possible by Wednesday , we'll actually manage to warm up around 40.