USA Women Beat Russian Athletes 5-0 to Improve to 2-0 in 2018 Olympic Hockey

On the power of three second-period goals, the United States women's hockey team improved to 2-0 at the 2018 Winter Olympics on Tuesday with a 5-0 win over the Olympic Athletes from Russia at Kwandong Hockey Centre in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Forward Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson led the way for Team USA with two goals and one assist, scoring twice in a matter of six seconds during the second frame. The United States controlled the tempo throughout and peppered the Olympic Athletes from Russia with 50 shots while allowing only 13 shots on winning goaltender Nicole Hensley. By virtue of Team USA's win, it kept pace atop Group A with Canada, which defeated Finland earlier Tuesday, 4-1, to move to 2-0 as well.               This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.  Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app. Get the app and get the game.