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Finland beats Canada for first time ever at women's world hockey championship -

Canada's Natalie Spooner looks up at the scoreboard after Finland scores a goal. (Jason Kryk/CP). Canadian Press April 1, 2017, 10:04 PM. Canadian Press April 1, 2017, 10:04 PM. PLYMOUTH, Mich. — Finland believed they could beat Canada in women's ...and more »

Contract Fight With USA Hockey Over, Hard Work Begins for Women's Team - New York Times

On Tuesday night, Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson and her twin sister, Monique Lamoureux-Morando, helped the United States women's hockey team earn a major victory for gender equity in sports. The twins were leaders in the players' 15 months of ...and more »

US women's hockey team scores better pay, same benefits as men - CNNMoney

When the women on the national hockey team started a protest for fair pay, they had no idea it would become a historic moment in women's sports. But that's exactly what happened. The U.S. Women's National Hockey Team vowed to sit out a major ...and more »

The shrewd steps that led US women to landmark deal - ESPN

Hilary Knight joins OTL to detail the U.S. women's national ice hockey team's new four-year agreement with USA Hockey, addressing the women's protests about compensation, will improve to roughly $70,000 per player. (3:00). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook ...and more »

Women's hockey players score big victory off-ice - Christian Science Monitor

The deal between the women's team and Hockey USA was momentous, and it was also a reminder of an growing appreciation of women's sport around the world. US team members (from l.), Angela Ruggiero, Cammi Granato, and Jenny Potter hold the trophy after ...and more »

US Beats Canada in Clash That Almost Didn't Happen - New York Times

PLYMOUTH, Mich. — Just two weeks ago, the American and Canadian women's hockey teams almost seemed to be allies. As the United States women were fighting for increased financial assistance and support from their governing body, U.S.A. Hockey, some ...and more »

After threat of boycott, Team USA shuts out Canada in women's hockey world championship, 2-0 - New York Daily News

PLYMOUTH, Mich. (AP) — The U.S. women's hockey team, fueled and fired up by an opportunity to play in a tournament it was willing to sit out, started fast and strong against its rival in a highly charged and physical game. Brianna Decker broke a ...and more »

Team USA needs little prep time to topple Canada in women's opener -

United States goalie Nicole Nensley deflects a shot by Canada forward Marie-Philip Poulin during the second period of an IIHF Women's World Championship hockey tournament game, Friday, March 31, 2017, in Plymouth, Mich. (Carlos Osorio/AP). Kristina ...and more »

Females are facing an off-ice fight at all levels of hockey - The Denver Post

In this Feb. 17, 2014, file photo, Meghan Duggan of the United States looks up during a face off during the second period of the 2014 Winter Olympics women's semifinal ice hockey game against Sweden at Shayba Arena in Sochi, Russia. By Larry Lage | The ...and more »

Canada searching for answers after historic loss to Finland -

Finland's Noora Tulus (24) and Emma Nuutinen (22) celebrate the winning goal over Canada in the IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship preliminary round game in Plymouth, Mich., on Saturday, April 1, 2017. (Jason Kryk/CP). Kristina Rutherford ...and more »