Ryan Donato’s 2 goals lead USA men’s hockey over Slovakia, 2-1, in Olympic preliminary

Brett Anderson Youth Jersey Team USA grabbed itself a much-needed Olympic victory early Friday morning, as the Americans bested Slovakia, 2-1, on the back of Ryan Donato’s two goals. Donato, a forward from Harvard University, has three points in the United States’ first two games in the tournament.
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Goaltender Ryan Zapolski was back in net for the United States after the team was shocked in a 3-2 overtime loss to Slovenia earlier in the week. The 31-year-old netminder had 21 saves in the victory while the Americans put up 31 shots in the game.

That pressure kept up when Team USA took the lead once more early in the third period on another power play opportunity. Donato again got the United States on the scoreboard, as a nice move in tight with the man advantage beat Laco five-hole for the 2-1 score. Chris Bourque set up Donato’s stellar goal with a nice pass down low to the forward at the goal line:

Slovakia pushed the pace in the third period but was unable to get an equalizing goal on Team USA. The Americans’ hesitant defense seemed to be a thing of the past, as Team USA was able to keep the Slovakians from pulling their goaltender until it was much too late.

Tim Anderson Youth Jersey The United States will play the Olympic Athletes from Russia on Saturday morning live at 7:10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and on NBC’s Olympics website.

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