Stories tagged: women's hockey
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
Commentary: How the U.S. women’s hockey team turned courage into gold
And that, as much as anything that happened between the blue lines late Wednesday night at Gangneung Hockey Center, is why the next time USA Hockey pays homage to Olympic …
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 12:23 p.m.
Commentary: U.S.-Canada women’s hockey classic makes us forget NHL
Three thrilling periods of regulation, another free-wheeling 20 minutes of overtime, a shootout that went six tension-filled rounds – the Americans littered the ice the sticks, gloves and helmets, whooping …
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
Goalie Maddie Rooney delivers gold medal performance for U.S.
Maddie Rooney couldn’t stop smiling. She was on top of her game, and it didn’t seem to matter that it was a shootout against the powerhouse Canadians.
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
Once again, U.S. will meet Canada for women’s hockey gold
The United States will play for a gold medal in women’s hockey for the third straight Olympics.
Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Canadian women take 1st Olympic showdown against US 2-1
Meghan Agosta and Sara Nurse each scored in the second period, and defending gold medalist Canada clinched the top spot in pool play by edging the United States 2-1 in …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 8:21 a.m.
U.S. women rally to beat Finland 3-1 in Olympics opener
Kendall Coyne scored the go-ahead goal at 11:29 of the second period on a one-timer and the United States rallied to beat Finland 3-1 to remain perfect when opening an …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
Combined Korean women’s hockey team loses to Swiss in Olympic debut
The Korean women’s hockey team, the first in Olympic history to combine players from North and South, was routed 8-0 by Switzerland on Saturday night in its debut game, outshot …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
N. Korea hockey players come to South for joint Olympic team
Twelve North Korean hockey players crossed the heavily fortified border into South Korea to form the rivals’ first unified Olympic team. Fielding the joint women’s hockey team was part of …
Sun., Dec. 3, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Brianne Jenner scores in OT, Canada beats U.S. 2-1 in women’s hockey
Shannon Szabados said the Canadian and United States women’s hockey teams could play 100 times and it would not get boring. That was true in another close game Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., April 7, 2017, 9:05 p.m.
U.S. tops Canada 3-2 in OT to win gold at world championship
Hilary Knight scored at 10:17 of overtime to give the United States a 3-2 victory over Canada in the women’s hockey world championship final Friday night.
Fri., March 17, 2017, 9:35 a.m.
North Korea plans to participate in ice hockey event in South Korea
South Korean Olympic organizers say the North Korean women’s ice hockey team has registered to compete in an international event in the South next month. The organizing committee for the …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 12:25 p.m.
Silver Skaters host women’s hockey jamboree
In its third year, the jamboree has three games scheduled at Eagles Ice-A-Rena in Spokane on Jan. 28 and 29. Silver Skaters involves members of all ability levels who love …
Thu., March 6, 2014
Lightning deal St. Louis at trade deadline
NHL: Martin St. Louis told Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman more than once he wanted to play for another team. Hours before the league’s trade deadline, the unhappy …
Fri., Feb. 21, 2014
Canada golden in women’s hockey
SOCHI, Russia – The moment the puck came off her stick, Kelli Stack knew it was going to hit the goal post of Canada’s empty net. And at that point-with …
Thu., Feb. 20, 2014
U.S. out to end slide
SOCHI, Russia – Before departing for the Olympics, the U.S. women’s hockey team received a few visitors at their training facility in Bedford, Mass. Members of Team USA’s 1998 gold-medal …
Tue., Feb. 18, 2014
U.S., Canada to play for women’s hockey gold medal
SOCHI, Russia – The United States and Canada will play for the women’s hockey gold medal for the fourth time in the five Olympics since the sport was added to …
Sun., Dec. 1, 2013
Decker moves closer to Olympic dream
DOUSMAN, Wis. – In 2002, Dousman Elementary School was celebrating the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City with class activities and competitions when fifth-grader Brianna Decker approached one of her …
Tue., April 9, 2013
Marchand helps Bruins rout ’Canes
NHL: Brad Marchand scored two goals and Tuukka Rask stopped 40 shots, leading the host Boston Bruins to a 6-2 victory over the struggling Carolina Hurricanes on Monday night. Rich …
Mon., March 25, 2013
Heat streak continues, now it’s 26 games
NBA: LeBron James finished with 32 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds, Chris Bosh added 15 points and the Miami Heat won their 26th straight game, topping the Charlotte Bobcats …
Sat., Oct. 17, 2009
Loss to Canada shows Team USA has work to do
First punch, counterpunch, combination. Whatever it threw, Team Canada delivered it with more dramatic effect Friday night, and as a result its 5-2 victory over the United States in front …