And Chu to finish
Veteran star flies American flag
Published 24.02.2014 00:31 GMT+4 | Author
Selanne and Chu carry their team's banners as a spectacular Sochi closing ceremony offers a taste of Korea 2018.
Best women’s tournament ever
Sochi brought out the best from eight nations
Published 23.02.2014 11:19 GMT+4 | Author
Women’s hockey is in a good place. It still has a long way to go but over the course of the last four years, it has also come a long way.
22 nations represented
Olympic hockey offers international variety
Published 22.02.2014 15:46 GMT+4 | Author
Fans may think these Olympics involve just 12 countries in ice hockey, but there are far more nations represented on the ice.
- Amazing and terrifying Experienced Canadian forward Jayna Hefford looks back at one of the greatest contests of her career - and offers to play it all again tomorrow.
- Dineen delivers Canada retrieved a 0-2 score in barely three minutes. Coach Kevin Dineen went unemployment to Olympic gold in the space of barely three months. Here's how.
- Women’s overtime magic Canada’s 3-2 comeback win over the United States in the 2014 Olympic women’s final wasn’t the first time gold has been decided in overtime between these rivals.
- Canada leads ranking Thanks to the gold-medal win in Sochi Canada claims first place in the 2014 IIHF Women’s World Ranking. Switzerland moves from fifth to third place.
- Three honours for Schelling While North American teams dominate women’s hockey, some Europeans shone with individual skills as reflected by the awards and All-Star Team.
- Poulin scores in OT for gold Marie-Philip Poulin scored her second goal of the night on the power play at 8:10 of overtime to give Canada its fourth straight Olympic gold.
- Regional bragging rights Canadian provinces and U.S. states often have more rinks and players than entire European nations. Let’s look at how their talent is distributed in Sochi.
- Swiss top Sweden for bronze The Swiss rallied from a 2-0 deficit to beat Sweden 4-3 in the women's bronze medal game. In a wild finish, Alina Muller's empty-netter proved to be the winner.
- Wickenheiser elected 20.02.2014 Canadian joins IOC Athletes’ Commission
- Canada-USA, Round 27 20.02.2014 Who’s gonna win? Whoever executes
- Kessels go for double gold 19.02.2014 Amanda and Phil make winning a family affair
- Finns finish fifth 18.02.2014 Disappointing sixth place for host Russia
- “It will never happen” 18.02.2014 Women’s hockey safe as Olympic discipline
- Germans take 7th with 3-2 win 18.02.2014 Captain Gotz retires; Japan must qualify for 2015
- Canada tops Swiss, 3-1 17.02.2014 The rivalry continues: CAN-USA for women’s gold
- U.S. women to go for gold 17.02.2014 Americans outshoot Swedes 70-9 in romp
- Canada’s women adapt 17.02.2014 A different kind of team, but the W’s continue
- Is the impossible possible? 17.02.2014 Canada's women colossal favourites vs. the Swiss
- 34 seconds of thrills 16.02.2014 A helter-skelter second stanza delights Shayba
- Calm in a crisis 16.02.2014 No matter the situation, Schelling stays cool
- Downer for Deutschland 16.02.2014 Finns to play for fifth, Germans for seventh
- Squeezing medals from a Stone 15.02.2014 The black coat and other stories from USA's coach
- Raty quits national team 15.02.2014 Finnish goalie retires from international women’s hockey
- Muller, 15, Olympian 15.02.2014 Only Martin Hasson, Bettarini were younger than Swiss
- Swiss roll into SF 15.02.2014 Schelling's heroics shut out Russia
- Sweden stuns Finland, 4-2 15.02.2014 Favourites eliminated from Olympic play
- A save and a beauty 15.02.2014 Russian goalie Prugova dazzles on, off the ice
- Trendy topics among women 14.02.2014 Lower scoring, Finnish PK, and more
- Fight for survival 14.02.2014 Defeat for Germany could threaten the team's future
- Khom cooking 13.02.2014 Russia beats Sweden, plays Switzerland in QF
- Off the mark 13.02.2014 Germany gets its first win in Sochi
- Canada rallies for 3-2 win 12.02.2014 Thrilling win vs. USA lives up to the hype
- Hiirikoski scores OT beauty 12.02.2014 Swiss rally twice but Finns prevail, 4-3
- Russia squeaks past Japan 11.02.2014 Japanese get first goal in 16 years, still lose
- Mirakel a distant memory 11.02.2014 Record-setting Kim Martin Hasson has seen it all
- Sweden controls in 4-0 win 11.02.2014 Sensational Martin Hasson sets record for goalies
- Setting the golden table 11.02.2014 Does it matter who wins CAN-USA? Yes!
- Canada makes it 17 in a row 10.02.2014 Raty sensational in narrow loss
- Record breakers! 10.02.2014 Three goal blitz puts USA on top
- Kondo fever hits Sochi 10.02.2014 Only Japanese player from Nagano ’98 now a leader
- Russia’s girl does good 09.02.2014 Iya Gavrilova heroic with mom and dad watching
- Russia rallies past Germany 09.02.2014 Host nation dodges bullet in women’s opener
- USA seeks mental strengths 09.02.2014 Veteran Chu hails attention to detail
- Sweden, USA lead rankings 09.02.2014 Pre-Olympic Report published
- Swedes hold off brave Japan 09.02.2014 A single goal sinks the outsiders from the Far East
- Evolution, not revolution 09.02.2014 Women from old continent make steady progress
- Can Euro goalies save women? 09.02.2014 Under the microscope, puckstoppers the key
- The App is here 08.02.2014 Live scores, profiles and more for your phone and tablet
- Canada glides to 5-0 win 08.02.2014 Swiss succumb but set two hopeful records
- U.S. tops Finns in opener 08.02.2014 Raty's great goaltending can't save underdogs
- Time to play 08.02.2014 Storylines of the women's ice hockey tournament
- Tretiak lights up the Olympics 07.02.2014 Opening ceremony in Russian style
- Gleissner suffers injury 07.02.2014 Schuster arrived as replacement
- Fast facts for women 07.02.2014 Experience the norm for Olympics
- Russian youngster 06.02.2014 Anna Shokhina to debut at age 16
- Get your Ice Times 05.02.2014 Sochi 2014 edition of newsletter available
- Get your Record Book 04.02.2014 Tons of material before Sochi 2014
- Policing the puck 30.01.2014 Disciplinary Panels to monitor players in Sochi
- “It’s a dream job” 27.01.2014 Cherkasov talks about organizing Olympic tourneys
- Sweden presses reset button 26.01.2014 Lady crowns battle for respect and survival
- Full focus on Sochi 26.01.2014 U.S. women hope to repeat Worlds gold
- Shooting for bronze 24.01.2014 Overtaking “barrier” key for Russia
- Eastern promise 24.01.2014 Japan off to Sochi with motivated team, national support
- Looking to win hearts 24.01.2014 Second-round target as Germany return to Olympics
- Russian ladies named 24.01.2014 Hosts announce Sochi roster
- Is Canada’s turmoil serious? 24.01.2014 Hayley out as captain after recent coaching change
- Hoping for Burlington repeat 24.01.2014 Swiss women strive against all odds
- Challenging North America 24.01.2014 Finnish women’s team deeper than before
- Promotion format defined 24.01.2014 Qualification series to be played for Women’s World Championship
- Experienced troop 15.01.2014 German women combine for over 3,000 games
- “Damkronorna” named 14.01.2014 Sweden: Fourth Olympics for “Mirakel” goalie
- 21 players smile 09.01.2014 One Nagano 1998 returnee for Japan
- First Olympians named 08.01.2014 Canadian women’s team formed for Sochi 2014
- Dineen to lead Canada’s women 08.01.2014 Former NHL coach, Olympian goes to Sochi
- Changing attitudes 08.01.2014 In Russia, hockey is no longer just for “real men”
- Women put to test in Sochi 08.01.2014 Russia hosts Canada for exhibition games in Olympic venue
- Eisenschmid follows sister 08.01.2014 Three siblings – two girls – have IIHF experience
- Church resigns 08.01.2014 Hockey Canada names new coaches for women’s team
- Finnish women’s Miracle on Ice 08.01.2014 Canada wins Four Nations Cup, Lionesses defeat U.S.
- Milestone for Evers 08.01.2014 German played 300th international game
- Välilä makes comeback 08.01.2014 IIHF Hall of Famer un-retires after ten years
- Coach Boork is back 08.01.2014 Högberg gets new assistant for Swedish women’s team in Sochi
- Yashin leads Russia’s women 08.01.2014 Former NHL star, World Champion brings wide experience
- Soldiers to the Olympics 08.01.2014 Women's national team to fly the German flag in Sochi
- Hai! Japan to Sochi 08.01.2014 Hirano, Kubo lead Japan to a 5-0 in over Denmark
- Lionesses in good shape 08.01.2014 Finland wins last tournament before Sochi
- U.S. Olympic teams set 07.01.2014 25 men and 21 women headed to Sochi