Germany 0, Sweden 2

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Final

7:30 PM ET
February 17, 2010

Second-period goals give Sweden shutout

Updated: February 17, 2010, 11:16 PM ET

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Defending champion Sweden shook off a slow start as Mattias Ohlund and Loui Eriksson scored in the second period to help beat Germany 2-0 on Wednesday.

The Swedes did not have a shot on net until midway through the scoreless first period in their Vancouver Games opener.

Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press

Hockey Scores

Wednesday, February 17th
Men
Belarus1Final
Finland5
Germany0Final
Sweden2
Slovakia1Final
Czech Republic3
Women
Sweden1Final
Canada13
Switzerland5Final
Slovakia2