Russia ousts Canada from hockey worlds with 5-2 victory

May 21, 2010 Full story: Vancouver Sun

Team Canada, which has struggled throughout the 2010 IIHF world hockey championship, played perhaps its best game but fell Thursday 5-2 to superstar-laden Team Russia in the quarter-finals. Canada fell victim to Russia's dominant power play and a Canadian offence unable to finish on scoring opportunities in big games.

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Since: Dec 08

Edmonton, Canada

#1 May 21, 2010
14 Olympic Russian players versus one (gold medal winning) Canadian, and this game was still closer than the 7-2 thumping the Ruskies sustained in VanCity.

Since: Jul 10


#2 Nov 4, 2010
Canada-the USSR 3-7 1972
the USSR-Canada 8-1 wow we dostroyed you team 1981
Bob Gibson

Lansdowne, PA

#4 Feb 5, 2011
North American teams better prepare thoroughly with their Ice Hockey teams for the next Winter Olympics in their Physical Conditioning and Tactics or the Russians will kill them because of the way they are playing right now!

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