2018 4 Nations Cup

The 2018 4 Nations Cup was a women's ice hockey tournament held in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. It was the 23rd edition of the 4 Nations Cup.

2018 4 Nations Cup
Tournament details
Host country Canada
DatesNovember 6–10
Teams4
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg United States (9th title)
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg Canada
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg Finland
Fourth place Sweden
Tournament statistics
Matches played8
Goals scored43 (5.38 per match)
Scoring leader(s)United States Hilary Knight
(7 points)
2017
2019

ResultsEdit

Preliminary roundEdit

Pos Team Pld W OTW OTL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   United States 3 3 0 0 0 12 3 +9 9 Advance to Gold medal game
2   Canada (H) 3 2 0 0 1 10 2 +8 6
3   Finland 3 1 0 0 2 4 10 −6 3 Advance to Bronze medal game
4   Sweden 3 0 0 0 3 4 14 −10 0
Source: Hockey Canada
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) result against closest best-ranked team outside tied teams; 6) result against second-best ranked team outside tied teams; 7) seeding before tournament.
(H) Host.

All times are local (UTC−6).

November 6, 2018
12:00
Finland  1–5
(1–0, 0–5, 0–0)
  United StatesSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon
November 6, 2018
19:00
Canada  6–1
(3–0, 1–0, 2–1)
  SwedenSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon
November 7, 2018
15:00
Sweden  2–3
(0–3, 0–0, 2–0)
  FinlandSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon
November 7, 2018
19:00
United States  2–1
(1–0, 0–0, 1–1)
  CanadaSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon
November 8, 2018
15:00
Sweden  1–5
(0–3, 1–1, 0–1)
  United StatesSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon
November 8, 2018
19:30
Finland  0–3
(0–2, 0–0, 0–1)
  CanadaSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon

Bronze medal gameEdit

November 10, 2018
15:00
Sweden  2–4
(1–0, 1–1, 0–3)
  FinlandSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon

Gold medal gameEdit

November 10, 2018
20:00
Canada  2–5
(1–2, 0–2, 1–1)
  United StatesSaskTel Centre, Saskatoon

StatisticsEdit

Final standingsEdit

    United States
    Canada
    Finland
4   Sweden

Scoring leadersEdit

Only the top ten skaters, sorted by points, then goals, are included in this list.

Player GP G A Pts PIM POS
  Hilary Knight 4 3 4 7 0 F
  Brianna Decker 4 3 3 6 2 F
  Dani Cameranesi 4 2 4 6 6 F
  Sydney Brodt 4 3 2 5 0 F
  Rebecca Johnston 4 1 4 5 0 F
  Kendall Coyne Schofield 4 1 4 5 2 F
  Mélodie Daoust 4 3 1 4 0 F
  Marie-Philip Poulin 4 1 3 4 6 F
  Hannah Brandt 4 2 1 3 2 F
  Lina Ljungblom 4 0 3 3 2 F

GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalties in Minutes; POS = Position
Source: Hockey Canada

Goaltending leadersEdit

Only the top four goaltenders, based on save percentage, who played at least 40% of their team's minutes, are included in this list.

Player TOI GA GAA SA Sv% SO
  Alex Rigsby 120:00 3 1.50 49 .939 0
  Noora Räty 180:00 9 3.00 129 .930 0
  Shannon Szabados 160:00 8 3.00 74 .892 0
  Maria Omberg 116:00 7 3.62 65 .892 0

TOI = Time on Ice (minutes:seconds); SA = Shots Against; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; Sv% = Save Percentage; SO = Shutouts
Source: Hockey Canada

External linksEdit