Jonathan Toews doesn’t have the top offensive game, but his defensive commitment and leadership is unmatched.
Canada was impressive from start to finish, dispatching Team Sweden 3-0.
Jamie Benn scored the lone goal in the second period.
Team USA will have to be close to perfect to beat Canada in an Olympic hockey semifinal.
The stalwarts in goal at the Vancouver Games in 2010 will stay on the bench.
A late penalty by captain Jonathan Toews put the Chicago Blackhawks on the penalty kill in over time, and would eventually lead to P.K. Subban’s game-winning goal.