You might’ve heard the U.S. men ‘s hockey team is playing Russia. There’s been a few things hyping up the game ahead of time.
But it’s not just a TV event for those waking up early in the United States. People are psyched in Sochi.
Freestyle skier Nick Goepper shows off his tickets.
What’s cooler than two polar bears making love on the ice at the USA RUSSIA hockey game? Getting to watch it 😍. pic.twitter.com/V0rXlbvYGW
— Nick Goepper (@NickGoepper) February 15, 2014
While other athletes tweet their excitement.
— Matt Mortensen (@MattMortensen_) February 15, 2014
And fans are flying the red, white and blue.
Bring it: pic.twitter.com/sI1CIBawSf
— Dan Wetzel (@DanWetzel) February 15, 2014
— Cheryl Preheim (@CherylPreheim) February 15, 2014
March for Ovi: Russians’ home team spirit is alive and well. They are pumped here for Russia vs. USA. pic.twitter.com/1KzsfsydSb
— Jim Handly (@JimHandly) February 15, 2014
Stands filled up too. Here are figure skaters Felicia Zhang and Marissa Castelli.
And here are lugers Jayson Terdiman and Matt Mortensen.
— Felicia Zhang (@felicia_zhang) February 15, 2014
— Jayson Terdiman (@jterdimanUSA) February 15, 2014
But it’s not just U.S. fans.
— max futcher (@MaxFutcher) February 15, 2014
— Sarah Cook (@sarahcook21) February 15, 2014
Game starts at 7:30 am. ET