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Americans' 8-game tourney win streak ends

Updated: December 30, 2004, 1:15 PM ET
Associated Press

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The United States was unable to rally from a four-goal deficit and lost 5-3 to Belarus in pool play of the International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Hockey Championship on Wednesday night, the Americans' first loss in the tournament in two years.

The defending champion U.S. team had won eight straight games in the tournament, with its last loss coming against Finland in the bronze medal game two years ago.

"I thought they played a great game," U.S. coach ...

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