Czech Republic still unbeaten at worlds
KOSICE, Slovakia -- The Czech Republic overcame the arrival of Alex Ovechkin to beat Russia 3-2 Sunday and maintain a perfect record at the hockey world championship.
Jakub Voracek, Jaromir Jagr and Tomas Plekanec scored for the Czech Republic as Ovechkin couldn't help Russia avenge a 2-1 loss to the Czechs in the final of last year's worlds.
"It was a tough game, to the last second," Czech forward Martin Havlat said.
Voracek gave the Czechs a 1-0 lead with a backhand on a rebound ...
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