2010 Winter Olympics

World Cup of Hockey: U.S. eliminated with 4-2 loss to Canada

World Cup of Hockey: U.S. eliminated with 4-2 loss to Canada

The United States was eliminated from contention at the World Cup of Hockey by a 4-2 loss to Canada on Tuesday night that featured a clinical, dominant performance by the tournament favorite and a disappointing showing by the Americans. 

The U.S. (0-2) couldn't keep up with Canada's talent, depth or speed in a game it needed to win to stay alive. Canada and Team Europe clinched spots in the semifinals, while the Americans are left to analyze what went wrong on the international stage yet again. 

“We didn't play well enough,” coach John Tortorella said. “You look at some of those players on our roster, there are some pretty good skilled players and...

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