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Russia upset by Slovakia in shootout

Updated: February 19, 2010, 4:31 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Pavol Demitra raised his arms to the rafters and invited his teammates to join him in the celebration.

Oh yeah, baby ... Slovakia can play hockey.

Demitra's shootout winner capped a dramatic upset win over powerhouse Russia, showing the depth of men's international hockey for the second straight game Thursday night.

Following Switzerland's near upset of Canada just hours before, Russia's star-studded squad was bottled up by ...

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