Canada, as expected, is in the World Cup of Hockey finals. Team Europe, an unexpected contender, also is in the best-of-three series. ''Nobody would guess we could be in the final,'' Marian Hossa said after helping Europe beat Sweden 3-2 Sunday in the semifinals.
Carli Lloyd's voice catches just briefly when she considers whether revealing the emotional scars of a longtime rift with her parents might someday bring her family back together. Lloyd started the rest of the way and scored both goals in the gold-medal match against Japan at Wembley Stadium.
Tomas Tatar stuffed in a shot, triggering quite a celebration. Tatar scored his second goal 3:43 into overtime to give Team Europe a 3-2 victory over Sweden on Sunday in the World Cup of Hockey semifinals. As Swedish goaltender Henrik Lundqvist lay on the ice with his head down, the Europeans huddled