Quick to start in goal for Team USA

USA goaltender Jonathan Quick stands in the net turing the sencond period of the game against Slovakia at the 2014 Winter Olympics men's ice hockey tournament at Shayba Arena, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
USA goaltender Jonathan Quick stands in the net turing the sencond period of the game against Slovakia at the 2014 Winter Olympics men's ice hockey tournament at Shayba Arena, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Ryan Miller fans will be disappointed to learn that he will not start in goal for Team USA on Saturday morning. USA Hockey announced on Twitter Friday that Jonathan Quick will start in goal for the United States.

PHOTOS | See photos from USA Hockey’s win Thursday against Slovakia

Jonathan Quick made 22 saves in his Olympic debut for the U.S. on Thursday. In their only warmup for Saturday’s showdown with Russia, the Americans didn’t need scoring stars to leave Slovakia’s two goalies battered.

 

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