Meghan Agosta

Ed Willes: Meghan Agosta is still living the dream

Given everything she’s accomplished in her career, and everything she’s been through in the last three years, you’d think Meghan Agosta had squeezed …

Ice Hockey

Olympic hockey-playing Vancouver cop sets sights on Beijing

A Vancouver cop who just returned from the winter Olympics has revealed that although she's trading her jersey for a blue police uniform, she's not …

Ice Hockey

Best moments at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics last two and a half weeks, but the moments last a lifetime. The 2018 Games were nothing short of exciting, with plenty of history …

Winter Olympics

Who’s likely to field strong figure skating team in Beijing?

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Four years can be an eternity in figure skating. Injuries, ennui, growth spurts, coaching changes, even rules …

Winter Olympics

Best snowboarding moments from 2018 Winter Olympics

A pair of American teenagers became breakout stars, and a 22-year-old from the Czech Republic proved to be one of the most versatile athletes in …

Winter Olympics

U.S.-Canada women’s hockey classic makes us forget NHL

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Who needs the NHL?<p>We’re good with Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson pulling off the sickest of moves – her shoulders dipping …

Ice Hockey

Team USA keeper Rooney had ‘ice in her veins’ for shootout

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Maddie Rooney couldn’t stop smiling. She was on top of her game, and it didn’t seem to matter that it was a shootout …

Winter Olympics

Back to school, work looms for Olympic hockey players

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Brian Gionta could go from facing Martin Erat in the Olympics to facing Filip Forsberg in the NHL.<p>Tony Granato will go …

Ice Hockey

Rangers trade Michael Grabner to Devils

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p>The New York Rangers signaled that they’re still open …

Ryan McDonagh

What to know heading into the women’s curling semifinals

A Canadian women’s team had finished every tournament on the podium since the event debuted as an Olympic sport in 1998. But, Canada concluded round …

Ice Hockey

Panthers’ Luongo gives emotional speech about Florida school shooting

<b>Be sure to visit NBCOlympics.com and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</b><p>Prior to Thursday’s game against the Washington …

CWHL

Lamoureux wins gold medal with beautiful shootout goal

Andrew Nelles-USA TODAY Sports<p>It took 20 years, but the United States women’s hockey team got back that golden feeling.<p>The US women’s hockey team won …

Ice Hockey

U.S. women end drought, beat Canada for Olympic gold in a shootout

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The Americans’ gold medal drought in women’s hockey is finally over. They needed the first shootout in an Olympic …

NHL

Shootout loss sends Canada to silver medal in women's hockey

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The silver medal was so disappointing for Canadian defenseman Jocelyne Larocque that she took it off just moments after it was draped around her neck.<p>The way it got there was also fairly unsatisfying to Larocque and her teammates.<p>Canada lost 3-2 to the United States in …

Ice Hockey

24matins.uk

UK<p>Ryanair pilots unhappy over pay and other work conditions carried out further strike action Friday, unions said, resulting in the cancellation...<p>1 …

Winter Olympics

USA Women's Hockey Gets Revenge Gold to Set Stage for Sport's Bright Future

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — The journey to gold started four years ago, but the fight started in 2012. It started before Canada forward Marie-Philip Poulin scored two goals to seal the overtime comeback for gold against the United States women's hockey team in Sochi. It started well, well before they …

Sports

Winter Olympics 2018: USA wins women's hockey gold, beats Canada 3-2 in shootout

This time, it was the Canadian women left in tears and heartbreak following the Olympic gold medal hockey game.<p>In a stunning reversal of fortune, …

Ice Hockey

If Canada goes on to win gold, USA defender Sidney Morin is going to have nightmares about the rotten luck she had in the neutral zone – the puck bouncing over her stick, Meghan Agosta collecting it and then finding Marie-Philip Poulin for the goal to make it 2-1. Once again, Poulin scores in a gold medal showdown against the Americans. What a player.

If Canada goes on to win gold, USA defender Sidney Morin is going to have nightmares about the rotten luck she had in the neutral zone – the puck …

CWHL

'That was some impressive hockey': VPD cheers for colleague Meghan Agosta after gold medal game

Vancouver Police have taken to Twitter to show their support for colleague Meghan Agosta — who is a constable in the department, as well as being a …

British Columbia

Canada's Women's Hockey Team Loses Gold Medal Game 3-2 In Shootout At PyeongChang Olympics

This is the first gold for Team USA since 1998.<p>The pitched battles that Canada and the U.S. wage in women's hockey had escalated to the point where …

Winter Olympics

USA Wins First Olympic Hockey Gold Medal in 20 Years in Overtime Thriller vs. Canada

For the first time since the very first Olympic women’s hockey tournament, the United States has won the gold medal.<p>The U.S. took a 1–0 lead on a …

Winter Olympics

Column: US-Canada women's hockey classic makes us forget NHL

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Who needs the NHL?<p>We're good with Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson pulling off the sickest of moves — her shoulders dipping to and fro, her blades cutting this way and that, her magic wand of a stick guiding the puck past a helpless Canadian goalie who had been reduced to a …

Ice Hockey

Adelson: These U.S. women's players are the new hockey legends

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea – On Thursday morning, little girls across America will dream of being Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson.<p>Her unforgettable golden …

Goalie Maddie Rooney gets appropriate Wikipedia update after gold medal

The Wikipedia page for US goalie Maddie Rooney received an appropriate update following her gold medal performance at the 2018 Winter Olympics.<p>After …

Ice Hockey

Meghan Agosta holding her head high, despite loss in Olympic gold medal game

Meghan Agosta was at the centre of a critical moment at the Olympics Thursday, when her final shot in a shootout for the gold medal failed to make it …

British Columbia

Winter Olympics 2018: USA tops Canada in dramatic shootout to win first women's ice hockey gold since 1998

<b>Gangneung:</b> The United States won Olympic women's ice hockey gold for the first time in 20 years on Thursday, edging four-time defending champion …

Ice Hockey

Golden feeling: US finally tops Canada in women’s hockey

The United States erased the horrors of past performances with a shootout win against Canada to capture the gold medal.<p>Joceleyne Lamoureux-Davidson …

Winter Olympics

A gut-wrenching loss for Canada in women's Olympic hockey when the team lost to the U.S. in the gold medal game.

Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano celebrates her goal against Finland during third period action at the Sochi Winter Olympics Monday February 10, 2014 …

Ice Hockey

U.S. ends Canada's reign with thrilling shootout win to take gold

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) The Americans' gold medal drought in women's hockey - finally - is over.<p>Even though they needed the first shootout in an …

Ice Hockey

Three Americans, including Red Gerard, reach men’s big air final

Men’s big air made its Olympic debut Wednesday in PyeongChang, and the qualifying round got so intense that one of the top gold medal favorites is …

Winter Olympics