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54 Photos Proving The U.S.A.-Canada Women’s Hockey Rivalry Is Becoming The Best Part Of The Olympics

It was only a preliminary game, but it proved that this is quickly becoming the best rivalry in sports.

The U.S.A.-Canada women’s hockey rivalry has recently heated up to another level. Coming into today’s game, both teams were undefeated in Olympic group play, and this turned out to be a stellar match-up with Canada capturing a 3-2 victory thanks to three straight goals in the third period. Here’s a photo recap:

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Ryan Kesler, Ryan Callahan, Derek Stepan, and Cam Fowler of the United States sit next to Carey Price, P.K. Subban, Roberto Luongo, Sidney Crosby, Jay Bouwmeester, Shea Weber, and Patrice Bergeron of the Canadian Men’s ice hockey team.

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