Even after stopping 32 shots in a 2-0 shutout over the U.S. team on Tuesday night, Canadian goaltender Genevieve Lacasse wasn't about to take all the credit. Lacasse led Canada in the pre-Olympic exhibition win, but said her teammates made the busy night easier. Jillian Saulnier scored the game's first goal with 3:10 left in the third period on a backhand shot past American goalie Alex Rigsby.
Being named to Olympic women’s hockey roster ‘surreal’: Saulnier Canada’s women’s hockey team has named the squad of 23 players who will attempt to defend the gold medal at the Pyeongchang Winter Games. Forward Jill Saulnier says making the final roster was a “very emotional” experience.
Canada's women's hockey team to face the U.S. in Edmonton For Canada's women's hockey player and St. Albert native Meaghan Mikkelson, playing at Rogers Place in Edmonton is a dream come true. Mikkelson and her teammates will face off the United States Sunday night at 5 p.m. in the last game of a six-game exhibition series. Mikkelson, who plays defence, is looking forward to the Edmonton crowd feeding the team's energy on the ice.
Canada's Olympic hockey men draw inspiration from 'mystery man'
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An overtime goal by Drew Doughty pushed Canada past Finland in the last men's preliminary-round hockey game of the Olympics, allowing tournament favorite Canada to cruise into the quarterfinals.
With modest paycheque in hand, Canadian Women's Hockey League players dream of 'living wage'
Watford scores late, beats Arsenal 2-1 to move to 4th in EPL Tom Cleverley scored an injury-time winner as Watford came from behind to beat Arsenal 2-1 and end the visitors' four-game winning run in the English Premier League on Saturday. Watford jumped into the top four with its first home victory of the season, maintaining its excellent start under new manager Marco Silva. Cleverley, the former Manchester United midfielder, lashed home from close range after Arsenal's defense failed to clear a bouncing ball as Watford piled on late pressure at Vicarage Road.
Purchase scores 21, hits late FTs; Hawaii beats UC Davis
Jennifer Wakefield scores overtime winner as Canada beats U.S. 2-1 Jennifer Wakefield scored the overtime winner for the Canadian women's hockey team in a 2-1 win over United States on Sunday. Wakefield scored with 27 seconds remaining in overtime. The goal was reviewed and allowed to stand. Marie-Philip Poulin also scored for the hosts at Rogers Place. Shannon Szabados made 34 saves for the win in her hometown. Hilary Knight replied for the Americans with Maddie Rooney stopping 24 shots in the loss. It was the final game of a six-game exhibition series between the archrivals as they prepare for February's Win
Ex-OHL coach's perseverance, hometown symbolize Hockey Day in Canada
Indian women s hockey team beats Germany 2 1
A Double Dose of U.S.-Canada Women's Hockey A Double Dose of U.S.-Canada Hockey
A new Olympic women's hockey tournament format in Sochi creates a bonus grudge match between the sport's two titans.
Team USA Falls to Canada in Women's Hockey U.S. Falls to Canada in Women's Hockey
The U.S. women's hockey team lost to archrival Canada, 3-2, in a game marked by a controversial goal, some testy shoving and dramatic saves by both goalies.
Rowsey scores 23, Marquette beats Mount Saint Mary's 80-59 Andrew Rowsey scored 23 points and Matt Heldt had 11 of his 13 points in the first half to help Marquette pull away early for an 80-59 win over Mount Saint Mary's on Friday night in the season opener for both teams<br/><br/>
Jillian Saulnier's Olympic journey started at a backyard rink in Nova Scotia Jillian Saulnier's parents knew their daughter had very special talents on the ice. Following her Grade 9 school year, Darren Saulnier and Christine Brennan realized their 15-year-old girl needed to leave Halifax to take her hockey skills to the next level. Brennan said she will never forget dropping her daughter off at Berkshire School in Sheffield, Mass.
Canada's Zoe Bergermann scores snowboard cross silver
Ice Hockey Women: Japan Beats Czech Republic, Germany before Olympics
Women's Ice Hockey: Japan Beats Russia in Send-Off Game before Olympics
Sochi Olympics: Canada Women's Hockey Claims Gold Over U.S. For the U.S. Women's Hockey Team, a Minute is a Long Time
U.S. team implodes late and allows Canada to take gold in overtime, continuing its Olympic dominance.
Canada's Chris Robanske scores snowboard cross silver
Canada's special forces want to attract women for a job that's more than kicking down doors
Sochi Olympics: U.S. Women's Hockey Headed to Gold Game Against Canada U.S. Women's Hockey Headed to Gold-Medal Game
After outshooting Sweden 70-9 and outscoring them 6-1, Team USA is headed to the gold-medal game against Canada.
Calgary Flames and Canadian Blind Hockey players take the ice with 'Hockey Is For Everyone' campaign Thirty-one current and former Calgary Flames players took the ice at the Saddledome on Friday night along with 30 members of the visually impaired community to play some hockey. "We just proved hockey is for everyone," said Flames alumni Lanny McDonald. Matt Morrow, the executive director of Canadian Blind Hockey and sport director of the International Blind Ice Hockey Federation, said players had a chance to try vision simulator glasses while playing.
Canada's Marsha Hudey scores silver at long track World Cup
Canada's India Sherret scores 1st-career World Cup ski cross medal
Scores of men's vs. women's teams
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