Slovakia 6, Latvia 0

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Final

7:30 PM ET
February 20, 2010

Hossa, Slovakia shut out winless Latvia

Updated: February 20, 2010, 10:30 PM ET

Marian Hossa scored early in the second period on Saturday, helping Slovakia rout winless Latvia 6-0.

Jozef Stumpel, Lubomir Visnovsky, Richard Zednik, Michal Handzus and Ivan Baranka also scored for Slovakia. Stumpel and Zednik added two assists each.

The Slovaks will have to win Tuesday to earn a quarterfinal spot.

Information from The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Hockey Scores

Saturday, February 20th
Men
Switzerland5Final/OT
Norway4
Slovakia6Final
Latvia0
Belarus5Final
Germany3
Women
China0Final
Switzerland6
Slovakia2Final
Russia4