Canada’s National Para Hockey Team
dropped a 3-2 overtime decision to the United States in the final game of
the preliminary round at the 2022 Para Hockey Cup on Wednesday night.
Tyler McGregor (Forest, Ont.)
scored twice for the second-straight game.
second goal was the 100th international goal of his career.
Adam Dixon (Midland, Ont.)
assisted on both of McGregor’s goals.
Jean-Francois Huneault (Saint-Eustache, Que.)
made 20 saves.
Declan Farmer (Tampa, Fla.)
scored the overtime winner for the United States 1:16
into the extra frame, on the powerplay.
- United States outshot Canada 23-10
Czechia 3 – Italy 2
scored twice for Czechia.
had a pair of assists for Czechia.
scored twice for Italy.
- Czechia outshot Italy 23-4
Next games – Thursday, December 1:
- Semi-Final #1 – Italy vs. United States – 3 p.m. AT
- Semi-Final #2 - Czechia vs. Canada - 7 p.m. AT
“That was a terrific exhibition of what para hockey can be at the highest
level. That was two teams, laying it all on the line tonight. When you see
an effort like that, you are proud to be a part of this game.”
- Head coach Russ Herrington (Unionville, Ont.) on the
“Down 2-0, the way we came back and battled through was exciting. If
anything, we’re leaving today with a lot more belief than we had coming
into the game, and I think the Americans are leaving with a little more
doubt, and that’s exciting for us moving forward.”
- McGregor on the rivalry with the United States.
“Everybody was going tonight. We got better every shift, and it was fun to
see everyone gelling and putting out that kind of effort. Both teams came
with speed and so much physicality and it was a lot of fun to play like
that. We know we can play at that pace and it’s important to follow that up
- Tyrone Henry (Ottawa, Ont.) on carrying the energy into
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