ESPNOshieGaffe

Oshie scores four against Russia in double overtime, according to ESPN

No one expects in-depth knowledge of hockey's NHL rules from ESPN, let alone a passing familiarity with IIHF rules. This is why:

I'm unsure if this is a computer error, someone really doesn't know that games end in a shootout, or someone really is in denial that a game as wonderful as the Russia/United States game had to end in a shootout. 

About Laura Astorian

Laura Astorian is the head editor for the SB Nation blog St. Louis Game Time and has been a Blues fan from childhood. She promises that any anti-Blackhawks bias will be left at the door. Maybe.

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