(Beijing) -- The US men's ice hockey team's quest for an Olympic medal is over as Team USA was topped by Slovakia 3-2 in a shootout. The United States led the game 2-1 late in the third period after goals from Nick Abruzzese and Sam Hentges. Slovakia tied the game in the final minute of the third to send the battle into overtime. After a scoreless extra frame, the US was held without a goal in all five of their shootout chances. With the loss, the US has been eliminated from the tournament.