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Russia         0     1     2   --3
United States  0     1     0   --1
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FIRST PERIOD -- Scoring: None.  Penalties: A Miller, Usa (tripping), 6:59; S Gonchar, 
Rus (holding), 9:20; B Hull, Usa (high sticking), 13:13.

SECOND PERIOD -- Scoring: 1, Russia, Dainius Zubrus 1 (Oleg Kvasha, 
Alexei Yashin), 12:20. 2, United States, Keith Tkachuk 1 (power play) 
(Mike Modano, Brian Rafalski), 13:44.  Penalties: A Kovalev, Rus 
(tripping), 0:14; A Kovalenko, Rus (hooking), 13:32; I Bryzgalov, Rus 
(delay of game served by S Gonchar), 17:43.

THIRD PERIOD -- Scoring: 3, Russia, Alexei Kovalev 1 (Alex Khavanov), 
5:05. 4, Russia, Viktor Kozlov 1 (Sergei Samsonov), 18:02.  Penalties:
A Yashin, Rus (holding), 5:36; A Frolov, Rus (holding,  major), 7:19; 
B Guerin, Usa (slashing), 7:19; K Tkachuk, Usa (boarding), 15:14; I 
Kovalchuk, Rus (cross checking), 16:17; C Chelios, Usa (cross 
checking), 16:17; B Guerin, Usa (roughing), 18:59; D Zubrus, Rus 
(roughing), 18:59; K Tkachuk, Usa (major elbowing, game misconduct), 
18:59; D Kasparaitis, Rus (roughing), 19:52.

Shots on goal:
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Russia             16   13   16   --45   
United States       4   10    7   --21   
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Power-play Conversions: Russia - 0 of 4, United States - 1 of 6. 
Goalies : Russia, Ilya Bryzgalov (21 shots, 20 saves; record: 1-0-0). 
United States, Robert Esche (45 shots, 42 saves; record: 0-2-0). A: 
18,064.  Referees: Brad Watson, Paul Devorski. Linesmen: Brian Murphy,
Tim Nowak.