Local Olympic notes, Thursday to Friday

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Thursday’s results:
Men’s: idle. Semifinals Friday.
Women’s medal games:
Bronze: Switzerland 4, Sweden 3
Gold: Canada 3, United States 2 (OT)

Women’s order of finish
(1) Canada
(2) United States
(3) Switzerland
(4) Sweden
(5) Finland
(6) Russia
(7) Germany
(8) Japan

Friday’s schedule (EST) (TV):
Men’s semifinals
Sweden vs. Finland, 7 a.m. (NBCSN)
United States vs. Canada, noon (NBCSN) (Jonathan Quick gets the start)

Saturday’s schedule (EST) (TV):
Men’s Bronze Medal
Semifinal losers, 10 a.m. (NBCSN)

Sunday’s schedule (EST) (TV):
Men’s Gold Medal
Semifinal winners, 7 a.m. (Ch. 4, 30)

Locals by the numbers:

WOMEN’S: Team (Hometown)    GP G A Pts
Julie Chu, USA (Fairfield)   5 0 1 1
MEN’S: Team (Hometown)   GP G A Pts
Kevin Shattenkirk, USA (Greenwich)   4 0 3 3
Herberts Vasiljevs, LAT 3 1 0 1
Max Pacioretty, USA (New Canaan)   3 0 1 1
Tomas Marcinko, SVK 1 0 0 0
Jonathan Quick, USA (Hamden) (G)   3 0 0 0
Nino Niederreiter, SUI 4 0 0 0
Tobias Stephan, SUI (G)  
MEN’S G: Team (hometown)   GP W-L MP GA Svs GAA SP
Jonathan Quick, USA (Hamden)   3 3-0 185:00 5 72 1.62 .935
Tobias Stephan, SUI  

Some resources:

NBC is streaming everything here. You’ll need to sign in with your cable info.

Major rule differences between the NHL and IIHF.

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Michael Fornabaio

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