Finland forward Tuomo Ruutu hits the ice Saturday as he challenges USA defenseman Brooks Orpik for the puck during the second period of the men’s bronze medal game at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Ruutu plays for the Carolina Hurricanes.
Finland forward Tuomo Ruutu hits the ice Saturday as he challenges USA defenseman Brooks Orpik for the puck during the second period of the men’s bronze medal game at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Ruutu plays for the Carolina Hurricanes. AP
Finland forward Tuomo Ruutu hits the ice Saturday as he challenges USA defenseman Brooks Orpik for the puck during the second period of the men’s bronze medal game at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Ruutu plays for the Carolina Hurricanes. AP

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