A pioneer for Russia

Gashennikova among the first women to play in her homeland[mehr]

 
UBC Vancouver British Columbia CanadaRussia netminder Irina Gashennikova against Finland's Nina Tikkinen. Photo: Jukka Rautio / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – Women’s hockey is a young sport, and in some countries, it’s younger than in others. In Russia, organized women’s hockey is such a novelty that some of the very first players are still active with the national team.

Goalie Irina Gashennikova is the most experienced player on... [mehr]

Meghan Agosta named MVP

Women's Olympic hockey all-stars announced[mehr]

Meghan Agosta was selected MVP after scoring nine goals and six assists in the 2010 Olympics. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – The 2010 Winter Olympics women's hockey all-stars and Most Valuable Player were announced at the conclusion of Canada's 2-0 win over the United States in the gold... [mehr]

Finnish women take bronze in OT

Bronze medal game ends in a happy pile of white[mehr]

Canada Hockey Place Vancouver British Columbia CanadaFinland's Karoliina Rantamäki's pass to Sara Tuominen (right) was deflected by Sweden's Erika Holst's blade for Finland's overtime game winning goal. Photo: Matthew Manor / HHOF-IIHF Images
VANCOUVER – Finland and Sweden went full rounds in the women's bronze medal game. Karoliina Rantamäki got the game winning goal 2:33 into the overtime when the puck bounced in off... [mehr]

Twin hat trick

Women’s tournament features three pairs of twins[mehr]

The Marty, Lamoureux and Benz twins with the Canada Hockey Place in the background. Photo: Martin Merk
VANCOUVER – If you were already impressed to see twins playing for Sweden with the Sedins, you should take a look at the Olympic women’s ice hockey tournament. A record three... [mehr]

Canada takes top position

Olympic winner overtakes USA in Women’s World Ranking[mehr]

VANCOUVER – Olympic gold-medal winner Canada is the new number one in the IIHF... [mehr]

Women go for gold

Canada's veteran roster vs. Americans makeover[mehr]

VANCOUVER – The Canadians and Americans revisit their great rivalry this... [mehr]

Women's showdown draws near

The showdown of elite women's teams set for this afternoon[mehr]

VANCOUVER – This is it. The gold medal women’s hockey game will feature the two... [mehr]

Hove whistles women’s final

Hertrich named referee for bronze medal game[mehr]

VANCOUVER – The following on-ice officials have been named for the medal games... [mehr]

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