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Canada 7 - Kazakhstan 0
Olympic Preliminary Game

Monday, February 11, 2002
Salt Lake City, Utah
E Center - 11:00 MDT

Canada got off to a great start at the 2002 Winter Olympic Games Monday, with a 7-0 victory over Kazakhstan. Canada’s special teams were a force as five of their seven goals came on the power play.

Hayley Wickenheiser and Vicky Sunohara lead the way for Canada, scoring two goals each. Cherie Piper, Tammy-Lee Shewchuk and Danielle Goyette also scored for Canada, who improve to 2-0 all-time vs. Kazakhstan.

Canadian goaltender Kim St-Pierre faced 11 shots to pick up her 30th all-time international victory. Kazakhstan goaltender Natalya Trunova, faced 66 shots, taking the loss.

Of note, Canada wore its new heritage jerseys in today’s game. The jersey, which displays the heritage patch on the front, was worn for the first time by a Canadian team.

Canada will now have a day off before returning to the ice to face Russia on Wednesday at the E Center in Salt Lake City. Canada is 6-0 all-time vs. Russia.

Box Score CAN
3
2
2
7
Compte KAZ
0
0
0
0

First Period/Première période

Scoring/Buts:
CAN, WICKENHEISER, Hayley 2:33 PP
CAN, PIPER, Cherie (ANTAL, Dana / SOSTORICS, Colleen) 8:45
CAN, SUNOHARA, Vicky (PIPER, Cherie / OUELLETTE, Caroline) 11:09 PP

Penalties/Pénalités:
KAZ, TAIKEVICH, Oksana  2 min. HOLD • 2:30  
CAN, BOTTERILL, Jennifer  2 min. HI-ST • 3:51  
KAZ, KHLYZOVA, Tatyana  2 min. SLASH • 9:20  
CAN, CAMPBELL, Cassie  2 min. TRIP • 19:25

Second Period/Deuxième période

Scoring/Buts:
CAN, SHEWCHUK, Tammy Lee (GOYETTE, Danielle / SOSTORICS, Colleen) 23:49 PP
CAN, WICKENHEISER, Hayley (GOYETTE, Danielle) 35:18 PP

Penalties/Pénalités:
CAN, BRISSON, Therese  2 min. BOARD • 21:37
KAZ, TAIKEVICH, Oksana  2 min. SLASH • 23:04
KAZ, TAIKEVICH, Oksana  2 min. HI-ST • 25:10
KAZ, TAIKEVICH, Oksana  2 min. TRIP • 29:14
KAZ, Team  2 min. DELAY • 34:16
KAZ, SHTELMAISTER, Yelena  2 min. HOLD • 37:02
KAZ, POTAPOVA, Olga  2 min. TRIP • 40:00

Third Period/Troisième période

Scoring/Buts:
CAN, GOYETTE, Danielle (WICKENHEISER, Hayley) 47:27 PP
CAN, SUNOHARA, Vicky (HEFFORD, Jayna) 57:23 EQ

Penalties/Pénalités:
KAZ, SOLOVYEVA, Yuliya  2 min. HOLD • 46:57
CAN, OUELLETTE, Caroline  2 min. ROUGH • 48:23


Goaltenders CAN St-Pierre, Kim
Gardiennes de but KAZ TRUNOVA, Natalya

Shots on Goal Team

1 p

2 p

3 p

Final

Shots on Goal CAN

24

18

24

66

Tirs au but KAZ

3

3

5

11


Attendance/Assistance 7,321
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