For the first time since 1994, the Men’s Olympic Ice Hockey will not feature NHL players. Not one.
As a result of this, regular gold medal contender United States have appeared to have hit a wall.
The United States gave up a 2-0 lead in the third period and would go on to lose 38 seconds into overtime against Slovenia.
The United States must look to turn this around quickly as this was just their first preliminary round game and will take on Slovakia in their second game Thursday at 10:10 PM ET.