Tonight’s game at the United Center represents a finale of sorts.
It comes down to this: Sweden vs. Canada for the right to bring gold medals back to their respective countries.
The dejection Team USA felt on Friday afternoon was palpable: so close to upending Team Canada for a chance to play for the gold, and yet so far away.
While the puck first dropped at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Team USA and Team Canada got in a final day of practice.
MONTREAL, Quebec — Corey Crawford will start in his hometown and Mike Kostka will be the sixth defenseman when the Chicago Blackhawks play the Montreal Canadiens tonight at the Bell Centre.