• The women's hockey final is a perfect example of why bronze is often better than silver at the Olympics

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    The US women's hockey team avenged their losses to Canada in three of the past four Olympics gold medal matches by winning a gold of their own in a thrilling shootout.
    For Canada, the silver medal was a painful consolation prize knowing how close they were to gold.
    Meanwhile, Finland was all smiles accepting their bronze, showing once again that bronze is often the better result.
    The United States women's hockey team are Olympic champions for the first time since 1998, and they did it by defeating their arch-rival, Canada, in a thrilling shootout for the gold medal .
    It was a time to...
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  • US women beat Canada in Olympic hockey; Gisin tops Shiffrin

    US women beat Canada in Olympic hockey; Gisin tops Shiffrin

    24 days ago - By Boston Herald

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - A tense shootout, a dazzling deke and the end of an impressive streak. The United States' women's hockey team beat Canada 3-2 on Thursday in a gold-medal game that claimed a spot among the Olympics' most thrilling moments in recent memory. "They should make a movie on it," U.S. forward Hilary Knight said. "We had all the drama and everything. It's sort of a storybook ending to an incredible series of accomplishments."
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