REGINA, Saskatchewan – Game six of the 2023-24 Rivalry Series is set for Friday (Feb. 9), as the U.S. Women’s National Team faces off against Canada in the final Canadian game of the seven-game series.
Puck drop is set for 8 p.m. ET and can be viewed live on NHL Network.
Today's game marks the sixth game of the 2023-24 Rivalry Series between the U.S. Women'sNational Team and Canada. The U.S. currently leads the series 3-2, having won the first three games, before dropping the last two.
LAST TIME OUT
Canada used a three-goal third period to outlast Team USA in game five of the 2023-24 Rivalry Series, 4-2. Grace Zumwinkle opened the game's scoring just 2:44 seconds into the game. Team Canada answered with its first game of the evening at the very beginning of the second. A Gabbie Hughes tally gave the U.S. a 2-1 lead heading into the third, but three-straight goals by the Canadians gave the opponent the game. Nicole Hensley recorded 24 saves in net.
CARPENTER AND HUGHES LEAD GOAL SCORERS
Forwards Alex Carpenter and Gabbie Hughes lead all skaters with three goals each throughfive games of the 2023-24 Rivalry Series. Hughes most recently scored during the second period of game five.
Team USA is 18-of-19 on the penalty kill through all five games of the 2023-24 Rivalry Series.The lone power-play goal yielded by Team USA came early in the second period of game five.