U.S. women's hockey team beats Finland

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The Team USA women's ice hockey team defeats Finland 3-1 in their first game at the Sochi Olympics.

Brianna Decker #14 of United States celebrates the goal of teammate Hilary Knight #21 in the first period against Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
U.S. women's ice hockey
Brianna Decker #14 of United States celebrates the goal of teammate Hilary Knight #21 in the first period against Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Hilary Knight of the Untied States celebrates her goal during the first period of the women's ice hockey game against Finland at the Shayba Arena during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Hilary Knight of the Untied States celebrates her goal during the first period of the women's ice hockey game against Finland at the Shayba Arena during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Hilary Knight of the Untied States celebrates her goal during the first period of the women's ice hockey game against Finland at the Shayba Arena during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: The United States celebrate after defeating Finland 3 to1 in their Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Ice Hockey - Winter Olympics Day 1
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: The United States celebrate after defeating Finland 3 to1 in their Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Goalkeeper Noora Raty of Finland reaches for the puck as Anna Kilponen of Finland (5) keeps Meghan Duggan of the Untied States (10) and Jocelyne Lamoureux of the Untied States (17) away from the gaoll during the third period of the women's ice hockey game at the Shayba Arena during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Goalkeeper Noora Raty of Finland reaches for the puck as Anna Kilponen of Finland (5) keeps Meghan Duggan of the Untied States (10) and Jocelyne Lamoureux of the Untied States (17) away from the gaoll during the third period of the women's ice hockey game at the Shayba Arena during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Goalkeeper Noora Raty of Finland reaches for the puck as Anna Kilponen of Finland (5) keeps Meghan Duggan of the Untied States (10) and Jocelyne Lamoureux of the Untied States (17) away from the gaoll during the third period of the women's ice hockey game at the Shayba Arena during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Jocelyne Lamoureux #17 of United States looks on against Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Ice Hockey - Winter Olympics Day 1
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Jocelyne Lamoureux #17 of United States looks on against Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: The United States celebrate after defeating Finland 3 to1 in their Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: The United States celebrate after defeating Finland 3 to1 in their Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Hilary Knight #21 celebrates Alex Carpenter #25 of United States goal against Noora Raty #41 of Finland in the second perio during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Hilary Knight #21 celebrates Alex Carpenter #25 of United States goal against Noora Raty #41 of Finland in the second perio during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Kelli Stack of the Untied States (16) scores a goal on an assist from Hilary Knight (21) of the Untied States as Goalkeeper Noora Raty of Finland tries to block the shot during the second period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey match at Shayba Arena, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Kelli Stack of the Untied States (16) scores a goal on an assist from Hilary Knight (21) of the Untied States as Goalkeeper Noora Raty of Finland tries to block the shot during the second period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey match at Shayba Arena, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Kelli Stack of the Untied States (16) scores a goal on an assist from Hilary Knight (21) of the Untied States as Goalkeeper Noora Raty of Finland tries to block the shot during the second period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey match at Shayba Arena, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Finland's goalie Noora Raty makes a save against the U.S. during the second period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 8, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY OLYMPICS)
Finland's goalie Noora Raty makes a save against the U.S. during the second period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Finland's goalie Noora Raty makes a save against the U.S. during the second period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 8, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY OLYMPICS)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Kelli Stack #16 of United States celebrates with her teammate Hilary Knight #21, Alex Carpenter #25 and Megan Bozek #9 after scoring a goal in the second period against Noora Raty #41 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Kelli Stack #16 of United States celebrates with her teammate Hilary Knight #21, Alex Carpenter #25 and Megan Bozek #9 after scoring a goal in the second period against Noora Raty #41 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Hilary Knight #21 of United States celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal on Noora Raty #41 of Finland in the first period to during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Hilary Knight #21 of United States celebrates with her teammates after scoring a goal on Noora Raty #41 of Finland in the first period to during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Amanda Kessel #28 of United States skates with the puck against Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Amanda Kessel #28 of United States skates with the puck against Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Finland's goalie Noora Raty makes a save on Kelli Stack of the U.S. (L) during the first period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 8, 2014. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
Finland's goalie Noora Raty makes a save on Kelli Stack of the U.S. during the first period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Finland's goalie Noora Raty makes a save on Kelli Stack of the U.S. (L) during the first period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 8, 2014. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS SPORT ICE HOCKEY)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Noora Raty #41 of Finland makes a save in the second period against Alex Carpenter #25 of United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Ice Hockey - Winter Olympics Day 1
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Noora Raty #41 of Finland makes a save in the second period against Alex Carpenter #25 of United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Jenni Hiirikoski #6 of Finland hits the puck as she is checked by Hilary Knight #21 of United States in the first period during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
U.S. women's ice hockey
Jenni Hiirikoski #6 of Finland hits the puck as she is checked by Hilary Knight #21 of United States in the first period during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Kendall Coyne #26 of United States skates before taking on Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
U.S. women's ice hockey
Kendall Coyne #26 of United States skates before taking on Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Megan Bozek (9) of the U.S. battles with Finland's Linda Valimaki (front) during the first period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 8, 2014. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ICE HOCKEY)
Bozek of the U.S. battles with Finland's Valimaki during the first period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Megan Bozek (9) of the U.S. battles with Finland's Linda Valimaki (front) during the first period of their women's preliminary round hockey game at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games February 8, 2014. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ICE HOCKEY)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Noora Raty #41 of Finland makes a save against United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Noora Raty #41 of Finland makes a save against United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Kelli Stack #16 of United States celebrates with her teammate Hilary Knight #21, Alex Carpenter #25 and Megan Bozek #9 after scoring a goal in the second period against Noora Raty #41 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Kelli Stack #16 of United States celebrates with her teammate Hilary Knight #21, Alex Carpenter #25 and Megan Bozek #9 after scoring a goal in the second period against Noora Raty #41 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Kelli Stack #16 of United States celebrates with her teammate Hilary Knight #21 after scoring a goal in the second period against Noora Raty #41 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Ice Hockey - Winter Olympics Day 1
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Kelli Stack #16 of United States celebrates with her teammate Hilary Knight #21 after scoring a goal in the second period against Noora Raty #41 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Noora Raty #41 of Finland tends goal against Alex Carpenter #25 of United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Women's Ice Hockey - United States vs Finland
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Noora Raty #41 of Finland tends goal against Alex Carpenter #25 of United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Monique Lamoureux #7 of United States skates for the puck against Minnamari Tuominen #15 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Ice Hockey - Winter Olympics Day 1
SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 08: Monique Lamoureux #7 of United States skates for the puck against Minnamari Tuominen #15 of Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Hilary Knight #21 of United States celebrates with her teammate Amanda Kessel #28 after scoring a goal on Noora Raty #41 of Finland in the first period to during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
U.S. women's ice hockey
Hilary Knight #21 of United States celebrates with her teammate Amanda Kessel #28 after scoring a goal on Noora Raty #41 of Finland in the first period to during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Noora Raty #41 of Finland allows a first period goal to Hilary Knight #21 of United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
U.S. women's ice hockey
Noora Raty #41 of Finland allows a first period goal to Hilary Knight #21 of United States during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Kendall Coyne #26 of United States skates before taking on Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
U.S. women's ice hockey
Kendall Coyne #26 of United States skates before taking on Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Meghan Duggan #10 of United States skates before taking on Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
U.S. women's ice hockey
Meghan Duggan #10 of United States skates before taking on Finland during the Women's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A Game on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Shayba Arena on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
Jessie Vetter goalkeeper of the U.S. women's ice hockey team stretches during a practice session ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Jessie Vetter goalkeeper of the U.S. women's ice hockey team stretches during a practice session ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia
Jessie Vetter goalkeeper of the U.S. women's ice hockey team stretches during a practice session ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Team USA women's ice hockey coach Katey Stone talks to her team during a practice session in the Shayba Arena ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 7, 2014. The women's ice hockey competition begins on February 8. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ICE HOCKEY)
Team USA women's ice hockey coach Stone talks to her team during a practice session in the Shayba Arena ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics
Team USA women's ice hockey coach Katey Stone talks to her team during a practice session in the Shayba Arena ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 7, 2014. The women's ice hockey competition begins on February 8. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ICE HOCKEY)
Members of the team USA women's ice hockey team attend a practice session in the Shayba Arena ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 7, 2014. The women's ice hockey competition begins on February 8. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ICE HOCKEY)
Members of the team USA women's ice hockey team attend a practice session in the Shayba Arena ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics
Members of the team USA women's ice hockey team attend a practice session in the Shayba Arena ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 7, 2014. The women's ice hockey competition begins on February 8. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh (RUSSIA - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS ICE HOCKEY)

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