Best of the Sochi Olympics: Day 8

Check out all the best competition photos from the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

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The United States defeated Russia 3-2 in overtime hockey play. T.J. Oshie scored four times in the shootout and got the winner in the eighth round. Jonathan Quick made 29 saves and stopped five attempts in the shootout. Click to see more great photos from Day 8.
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USA forward Joe Pavelski reacts with teammates after scoring a goal against Russia in the third period of a men's ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Russia face off with the United State during the men's ice hockey preliminary round group A game.
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Germany's Eric Frenzel prepares to jump in the Nordic Combined Individual NH / 10 km Ski Jumping official training Jump 1 at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 15, 2014, in Rosa Khutor, near Sochi.
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Man carrying the Russian national flag passes the burning Olympic cauldron at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Wu Dajing of China, left, and Han Tianyu of China prepare to compete in a men's 1000m short track speedskating semifinal at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics.
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Vladimir Grigorev of Russia leads from Da Woon Sin of Korea during the Men's 1000 m Semifinal Short Track Speed Skating on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Iceberg Skating Palace.
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Valerie Maltais of Canada leads the pack during the Ladies' 1500 m Semifinal Short Track Speed Skating on day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Iceberg Skating Palace.
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Britain's Claire Hamilton, left, and Anna Sloan, right, look to the house while sweeping a delivery by Vicki Adams, center during women's curling competition against South Korea at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Korean Um Min Ji (L) and Lee Seulbee clean the way for the stone during the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics women's curling round robin session 8 match South Korea against Great Britain at the Ice Cube curling centre in Sochi on February 15, 2014.
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Gold medal winner Anna Fenninger of Austria passes a gate in the women's super-G at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.
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Team Slovenia celebrates a 3-1 win over Slovakia in a men's ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.
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Jenni Hiirikoski of Finland (6) and Maria Lindh of Sweden collide during the 2014 Winter Olympics women's quarterfinal ice hockey game at Shayba Arena, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Team Sweden celebrates their 4-2 win over Finland in the 2014 Winter Olympics women's ice hockey quarterfinal game at Shayba Arena, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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Zhou Yang of China, centre, Shim Suk-Hee of South Korea, left, and Arianna Fontana of Italy pose on the podium during the flower ceremony for the women's 1500m short track speedskating final at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. Zhou placed first, followed by Shim and Fontana.
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Zhou Yang of China, right, celebrates placing first in a women's 1500m short track speedskating final with Li Jianrou of China, left, at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
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SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 15: Women's Skeleton gold medalist Lizzy Yarnold of Great Britain speaks to the media during a press conference on Day 8 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the Main Press Center (MPC) on February 15, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
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