ST. LOUIS – T.J. Oshie scored a goal against Slovakia on Thursday during the Olympics.

Kevin Shattenkirk is also part of the team, and they're gearing up for the big game against Russia that starts at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, St. Louis time.

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Jamal Mayers is a former St. Louis Blues player and an analyst for the NHL Network. He joined First @ 4 Friday to talk about which players are looking the strongest and the differences between the NHL and the Olympic games.

Click the video player above to watch the interview.

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