Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Pyeongchang 2018/Ice Hockey’ Category

OAR holds off Germany to win men’s hockey gold in OT thriller

Sunday, February 25th, 2018
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?The Olympic Athletes from Russia overcame a pesky German squad for a 4-3 overtime victory to win men's hockey gold.

Gutsy Canadian men’s hockey team was easy to cheer for

Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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The resolve of this journeyman-laden Canadian men’s Olympic hockey team was on full display with its bounce-back game to win bronze against the Czech Republic on Saturday.

Canada triumphs over Czechs to win men’s hockey bronze

Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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Canada's men's hockey team triumphed over Czech Republic 6-4 to win bronze at the Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea on Saturday.

Canadian men’s hockey team couldn’t match German consistency, work ethic

Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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It seemed like such a certainty Canada would clash with the Olympic Athletes from Russia in the gold-medal final. But nobody told the Germans they were supposed to roll over. They showed they were worthy of advancing to the semifinals with their 4-3 win in overtime Friday, and proved themselves once again against Canada.

Canada to play for men’s hockey bronze after stunning loss to Germany

Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Germany delivered its second straight upset of the Olympic men's hockey tournament, beating Canada 4-3 on Friday to clinch a berth in Saturday's final against the gold-medal favourites from Russia.

OAR defeats Czech Republic in men’s hockey semifinal

Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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The Olympic Athletes from Russia defeated the Czech Republic 3-0 in the men's hockey semifinal on Friday.

Canada’s Derek Roy looks to erase past heartbreaks with Olympic hockey gold

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Derek Roy is sick of settling for second. The 34-year-old hopes Olympic gold will ease the pain of past losses as Canada prepares to face Germany Friday in the semifinals of the men's hockey tournament.

NHL legend Pavel Datsyuk takes 1 final shot at elusive gold

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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As Russia prepares to face the Czech Republic in the semis on Friday in Korea, Pavel Datysuk is hoping to help his team earn its first gold medal in 26 years, and get his hands on of the few trophies that has eluded him over the course of his decorated career.

American twins key women’s hockey gold-medal win over Canada

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Long before they scored the game-tying goal and the shootout winner in the Americans' dramatic gold-medal hockey win over Canada, twin sisters Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson and Monique Lamoureux-Morando played out their golden moment in street hockey battles while growing up in Grand Forks, N.D.

American hockey women deserve to be Olympic champions

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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The Olympic gold-medal game between Canada and the United States was a thrilling 3-2 shootout affair won by the Americans on Thursday in Pyeongchang. But make no mistake, the best team won the game according to CBC Sports hockey writer Mike Brophy.