USA vs. Canada Women’s Hockey Gold Medal Game Live-Stream Schedule, Canada vs. USA Odds, Prediction: 2018 Olympics Women’s Hockey Gold Medal Final, The rematch four years in the making occurs Wednesday night at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea..
The United States and Canada have squared off in five of the six women’s ice hockey gold-medal games, with the lone exception coming in 2006, when Canada topped Sweden. Since Canada’s come-from-behind win in the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia, the Americans have defeated their biggest rival three times at the IIHF Women’s World Championships, but they came up short a week ago in Olympic pool play.
Joo Moon-sook, a 43-year-old who attended the game Tuesday with her husband and 12-year-old daughter, said the joint team’s Olympic appearance has helped soften South Koreans’ hawkish views on North Korean people after years of animosity. Team USA will once again face Canada for gold in women’s hockey, extending an Olympic rivalry with roots stretching back to the sport’s first appearance at the Winter Games in 1998.
I think you often want to say that it comes down to who wants it more,” Jenner said. “There’s no question that these two teams want it as bad as possible. So it’s going to come down to who executes, who’s able to perform in the moment, and who stays disciplined. And probably who wins the special-teams battle.