USA vs. Czech Republic Olympic Hockey 2018: Live Updates, Score for Quarterfinals
It took 70 minutes and a shootout to decide, but the Czech Republic edged the United States in a shootout during the quarterfinals of the men’s hockey tournament at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Petr
Koukal scored the only goal of the shootout, lifting the Czechs to a 3-2 victory over the Americans. Ryan Donato and Jim Slater provided the markers for the USA, which is now eliminated from the Olympics. The Czechs will face either the Olympic Athletes from Russia or Norway in the semifinals.
Czech Republic 3, USA 2 (Final)
The Czechs win the shootout 1-0, and Team USA is eliminated.
CZE leads 1-0
CZE leads 1-0
Each team will get five shots, unless the outcome is decided before then. All five will be different players.
After that, it becomes a round-by-round fight. The same player can then be used repeatedly, and if that happens, expect the U.S. to rely on Troy Terry as the 2014 team did with T.J. Oshie.
USA 2, Czech Republic 2 (End Overtime)
Bobby Sanguinetti nearly scored in the final minute, but the puck settled about 12 inches in front of the net.
USA 2, Czech Republic 2 (3:45 Remaining, Overtime)
Great defense from the Americans in the extra frame, but only one scoring chance so far.
If neither side scores in overtime, a shootout will follow.
USA 2, Czech Republic 2 (8:00 Remaining, 3rd Period)
The Czechs kill off the penalty.
USA to Power Play
The Americans are 0-for-3 with a man advantage today, but this is a huge opportunity.
USA 2, Czech Republic 2 (14:18 Remaining, 3rd Period)
End-to-end action early in this period, so fatigue will be something to monitor for a U.S. team that played yesterday.