Unlike 2015, which was “the year of Team USA” in women’s hockey, there was a little more parity in the later months of 2016, with Canada finally striking multiple blows to Team USA’s dominance, ultimately ending the calendar year with the International Hockey Lineal Championship.
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before.
Marie-Philip Poulin scored 52 seconds into overtime to give Canada’s National Women’s Team a 3-2 win over the United States and a sweep of the inaugural two-game December Series.
07:03 – 🇨🇦 GOAL – Brisson (Heaney, Dupuis)
11:09 – 🇸🇪 PEN – Almblad, holding
12:20 – 🇨🇦 PP GOAL – Dupuis (Heaney, Brisson)
19:07 – 🇨🇦 GOAL – Dupuis (Sunohara, Benoit)