two goals in her Olympic debt on Sunday night, helping Finland defeat Russia 5-1. Tikkinen's goals came back to back in the third period. YOu can watch highlights of the game here.
Another Maverick, Emilia Andersson, was also a winner over the weekend as Team Sweden defeated Switzerland 3-0. Sweden will play Slovakia today, while Finland will play again on Tuesday against China.
Men's hockey will begin on Tuesday. Ex-Mav David Backes and the Americans will play Switzerland at 2 p.m. (Minnesota time-fixed) on Tuesday.