U.S. women’s hockey

Team Canada players celebrate a final-minute tying goal by Marie-Philip Poulin against Team USA during the Olympic women’s hockey gold-medal game at Bolshoy Ice Dome on Feb. 20, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

U.S. Women Let It Slip Away Late In Regulation, Dream Dies In Overtime

The puck skittered the length of the ice on its way toward the empty Canadian net before clanging off the post and coming to rest in front of the crease. It was, for a few more seconds at least, still a one-goal game.

02/20/2014

Canada's Natalie Spooner (2nd L) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the Women's Ice Hockey Group A match between Canada and USA at the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 12, 2014 at the Shayba Arena. (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Canada Beats USA 3-2 In Olympic Women’s Hockey

Meghan Agosta scored twice and assisted on Hayley Wickenheiser’s goal to lead Canada to a 3-2 victory over the United States on Wednesday in a tense preview of the expected gold-medal match.

02/12/2014