Considering the gap between the U.S. and Canadian women’s hockey teams and everyone else, it’s an accomplishment for Finnish goalie Noora Raty to hold both teams to three goals scored apiece. With the two juggernauts out of the way, Finland now must take a deep breath and show that they lead the pack.
That first test comes against Switzerland in a game that begins at 3 a.m. ET.
This isn’t the biggest women’s hockey game of the day, mind you, as those two powers drop the puck at 7:30 a.m. ET. Olympic Talk will post a link for that stream, but here it is if you’d like to stash it now: