It may have been a preliminary game on paper, but the match-up between Canada's and the United States' women's hockey teams sure set the stage for a future gold medal contest. From the games on the ice to the crazy fans in the stands, here are the top photos on Day 5 from Sochi.
Rosa Lindstedt of Finland watches from the bench during her team's game against Switzerland on Day 5.
Tina Maze of Slovenia kisses the ground as she celebrates her gold medal victory in the alpine skiing women's downhill.
Women's hockey: Switzerland vs. Finland
A unique view from the top of Shayba Arena prior to the faceoff between Switzerland and Finland.
Women's hockey: United States
A crazy United States fan gets ready for the start of the United States-Canada match-up.
U.S. snowboarder Arielle Gold flies overhead while competing in the women's snowboarding halfpipe.