Instant Olympic Classic: U.S. Beats Russia in Hockey

In a crowd of Russian fans, team USA battles Russia on the ice.

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Team USA celebrates after defeating Russia in a shootout during the men's ice hockey preliminary round group A game on day eight of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. The United States beat Russia 3-2, following three regulation periods as well as overtime.
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USA forward T.J. Oshie scores the winning goal against Russia goaltender Sergei Bobrovski.
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USA forward T.J. Oshie reacts after scoring the winning goal against Russia goaltender Sergei Bobrovski in a shootout during overtime.
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US players celebrate their victory.
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Team USA celebrates on the ice after beating Russia.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin waves during the men's ice hockey match.
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Russia's Alexei Yemelin (R) vies with US James van Riemsdyk.
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Blake Wheeler #28 of the United States gives goalie Jonathan Quick #32 a high five after they defeated Russia.
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US Cam Fowler (R) celebrates with US Phil Kessel and US James van Riemsdyk (top) after scoring.
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T.J. Oshie #74 of United States skates against Russia.
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US David Backes (C) fights with Russia's Alexei Yemelin, Russia's Alexander Ovechkin and Russia's Alexander Syomin.
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Alexander Ovechkin #8 of Russia and T.J. Oshie #74 of the United States collide.
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Pavel Datsyuk #13 of Russia and Ryan Kesler #17 of United States face off.
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An American fan attends the game.
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American and Russian fans attend the game at Bolshoy Ice Dome.
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Ryan McDonagh #27 of United States pushes Evgeny Medvedev #82 of Russia.
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A general view during the men's ice hockey preliminary round group A game between Russia and the United States on day eight of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
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Kevin Shattenkirk #22 of United States handles the puck against Alexei Tereshchenko #27 of Russia in the first period.
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Cam Fowler #3 of the United States celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against Sergei Bobrovski #72 of Russia in the second period.
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Phil Kessel #81 of the United States celebrates after teammate Cam Fowler #3 scored a goal on Sergei Bobrovski #72 of Russia in the second period.
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Alexander Radulov #47 of Russia celebrates with teammates after Pavel Datsyuk #13 of Russia scored a third-period goal against Jonathan Quick #32 of the United States.
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A Russian Ice Hockey supporter reacts after her team scored.
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Cam Fowler #3 of the United States scores a goal against Sergei Bobrovski #72 of Russia.
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Russia face off with the United State during the men's ice hockey preliminary round group A game.
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Ryan Suter #20 of the United States looks on as Russian players celebrate after teammate Pavel Datsyuk #13 of Russia scored a third-period goal against the United States.
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The United States scores a goal against Sergei Bobrovski #72 of Russia during the men's ice hockey preliminary round group A game.
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A Russian fan holds up a flag before the game.
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