The Most Memorable Hockey Games
Hockey may not be the most followed sport but it means a lot for Canada and USA. Especially the games they play against each other is always candidate to be the most memorable hockey games. There was always great competition and it will always be.
Which are The Most Memorable Hockey Games?
United States of America National Hockey team had lost three times in the final against Canada National Hockey team. They also played final game of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. USA won the final game after penalty shoot-outs and they won the their second Olympics title.
USA National Women Hockey team was the winner at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics Women Hockey Final game who wins the game 3-2 against Canada after penalty shoot-outs.
USA is the first champion who wins the title after penalty shoot-outs in the olympics. USA had won last championship in 1998, with this victory they got back the title after 20 years. No doubt this became the most memorable hockey game for them.
Four times Winter Olympics champion Canada, lost the final game for the first time against USA. They played at the final game of Winter Olympics 2002 and Canada won the game. They played at Winter Olympics 2010 final match and Canada was the winner. Before this match last time they played at the final game of Winter Olympics 2014 and Canada won the championship as well. This time USA took revenge and Canada went back to their country with the silver medals.
At the third place match Russia was against Finland. Finland won the game and they won the bronze medals. 44 years old Finland player Riikka Valila is became the oldest medal winner of the hockey history.