|Unbeaten men's hockey teams prepare for big finish|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
SOCHI, Russia ó Canada, Sweden and the U.S. men all made it through the first week of the Olympic hockey tournament without a loss. Their reward is an extra day off before the medal chase begins.
Early perfection isnít always an advantage in this tense tournament, however.
No team that went unbeaten in group play has won an Olympic gold medal since the NHL joined the games in 1998. Every champion was forced to regroup after getting beaten early in the tournament, from the Czech Republic in 1998 to the host Canadians four years ago in Vancouver.
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