Sweden 4, Czech Republic 2
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Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson notched two assists and was plus-2 in 18:13 of ice time to help Sweden defeat Czech Republic, 4-2, in the opening game for both countries at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
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Coyotes defenseman Zbynek Michalek played 19:01 and was plus-2 for Czech Republic.
Coyotes center Martin Hanzal, who also is on the Czech Republic roster, was scratched.