Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Canada 5 - USA 4

In their last preliminary round game, Canada defeated the US 5-4 behind the heroics of Dany Heatley. Dany had 2 goals -- one with 10.8 seconds left in the 1st period to give Canada a 2-0 lead, and another with 46.8 seconds left in the game to give Canada the 5-4 victory.

Recaps, etc . . .
USA Hockey: game notes, game blog, recap
Hockey Canada: recap
IIHF: recap, stats

Badger stats . . .
15 F HEATLEY Dany 2G 0A, 2PIM, 3SOG,+1, 15:46 TOI (24shf, 0:39 avg)
37 F BURISH Adam 0G 1A, 0PIM, 1SOG, E, 3:17 TOI (6 shf, 0:32 avg)
77 D GILBERT Tom 0G 1A, 0PIM, 2SOG, -1, 14:41 TOI (23 shf, 0:38 avg)

Next up . . . the qualification rounds . . .
CAN - Thursday 5/8 @ 2:30 PM CDT
USA - Thursday 5/8 @ 6:15 PM CDT