Update, 5:15 p.m.:
Newyorkrangers.com reports that despite the loss, Slovakia will advance to the qualification round.
Marian Gaborik scored his first goal in the World Hockey Championships as Slovakia lost to Russia 4-3 today. Slovakia is now 1-2-0 in the tournament.
Gaborik had five shots in 16:37 of ice time.
Here’s video of Gabby’s goal…