The U.S. team was very close to winning a medal at the 2010 Paralympics which has only increased their determination for success this time around. Canada has won gold at the past two Paralympic Winter Games.
Round Robin play begins on March 8, 2013 with the U.S. team facing off against Canada, China, Finland, Great Britain, Korea, Norway, Russia, Slovakia, and Sweden. The top four teams will advance to the semifinals.
Interested in watching the action? NBC and NBC Sports Network will be airing 50 hours of television coverage of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. This unprecedented attention will be complimented by the live online coverage at TeamUSA.org.