|US crushes Slovakia 7-1 in men's Olympic hockey|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
SOCHI, Russia ó With just one game to prepare for its Olympic showdown with Russia, the United States menís hockey team decided to cram an entire tournamentís worth of hard work and highlights into one spectacular opener.
Paul Stastny scored twice during a six-goal barrage in the second period, and the Americans got off to a roaring start in Sochi with a 7-1 victory over Slovakia in preliminary-round play Thursday.
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