US beats Russia in men’s hockey; Twitterverse goes wild

Oshie, Sochi! T.J. Oshie scores on a shootout against Sergei Bobrovski.

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There is just something about the USA taking on Russia in Olympic hockey that will always stir emotions.

No, it was not the Miracle on Ice, Part Two. But when T.J. Oshie scored four times in the shootout and got the winner in the eighth round, leading the United States past Russia 3-2, the Twitterverse went nuts — pool round or not.

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