On the night of November 20, 2014, the team then known as the Boston Blades held a two-hour practice in the Clark Athletic Center at UMass Boston. It was cold and rainy that night, and the rink, situated in the middle of a small peninsula that extends out into Dorchester
The final prelims saw Team USA and Team Canada beating Sweden and Finland, respectively, before heading to the usual bronze and gold medal games, cementing that the tournament's final standings would remain the same for a fourth straight year.
Finland vs. Sweden - bronze medal game
Pernilla Winberg nearly put
Day 2 of Four Nations Cup action completed on Wednesday with Sweden vs. Finland and USA vs. Canada. The final two prelims take place today (Friday, November 9).
Sweden vs. Finland
These teams looked more evenly matched than they have in some time, and Team Sweden managed to give Finland
USA v. Finland
This game began with mild confusion as the captains were called to center ice for a ceremonial face-off. The U.S. starters looked back and forth at one another and at their bench before Gigi Marvin, who was neither on the ice nor wearing the captain's C,
The Four Nations Cup is often an experimental time for the teams who participate, but even more so this year. The annual tournament, which takes place outside of regular IIHF international play, takes place early in November and is a good time for programs to test things out (young players,