PHOTOS: Fans are sad, stunned by Russia's elimination in hockey

By Brian Stubits |

Expectations were monumentally high for Russia's hockey team at the Olympics, anything less than gold would be a disappointment. Anything less than a medal would be downright painful.

That pain was written all over the faces of Russians on Wednesday as their hockey team lost to Finland 3-1 in the quarterfinals in Sochi. (Photos via Getty Images.)

The players were hardly immune to the crushing looks.

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