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The women's world under-18 championship returns to Canada for the first time since the inaugural tournament in Calgary in 2008. The Americans beat Canada 5-2 in the final that year.
Women's hockey has reached another milestone with its inclusion in the NHL's annual outdoor game, albeit in a limited format.
The Boston Pride will meet Les Canadiennes de Montreal in the first-ever Outdoor Women's Classic at Gillette Stadium on New Year's Eve, the NHL announced Monday.
After 17 years, four Olympic gold medals and multiple world championships, 38-year-old Jayna Hefford was among three players announcing their retirements from Canadian women's team hockey Thursday.
There was no agenda to discriminate against women when the University of New Brunswick decided to eliminate its varsity women's hockey program, a lawyer for the school said Wednesday.
The United States defended their women's world hockey championship with a 7-5 win over Canada in Saturday's final.
Canada earned a 3-0 semifinal win over Finland on Friday to advance to the final at the women's world hockey championship.
Seven years after it was introduced to international men's hockey, the women have two referees and two linesmen for the first time at this year's world championship.
Jocelyne Lamoureux, Kacey Bellamy and Kendall Coyne scored power-play goals in the first period and the United States opened the women's world hockey championships with a 4-2 victory over Canada on Saturday.
Marie-Philip Poulin has been named captain of the Canadian women's hockey team for the world championship starting Saturday.
Jincy Dunne scored twice -- including the overtime winner -- as the United States edged Canada 3-2 on Monday to win the women's under-18 hockey championship.