Hilary Knight – Going for Gold in Pyeongchang
This is Knight’s third time returning to the Winter Olympics, having played on the team during the past two Olympics - the two losses to Canada. She is entering this years games strong, having the most points of any current player and being the third highest goal scorer for any player in both the world championships and Olympic tournaments. Knight and her teammates are determined and excited to come back strong against Canada this year. The U.S. women have beat their rival in the last three world championships, giving them confidence for the upcoming Olympic tournament in South Korea.
The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics being February 9th. The U.S. women’s ice hockey team will face Canada in the preliminary round on February 15th, and are expected to play their competitor again the following week in the finals for the gold medal.
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