Germany to play Canada in men's hockey semis after stunning OT win Germans beat Sweden 3-2, move on to face Canada on Friday Feb 21, 09:50 AM ET Germany moves on to face Canada in the semifinal after Patrick Reimer scores in overtime as Germany pulls off the upset over Sweden in men's ice hockey. Reuters Germany shocked top-seeded Sweden 4-3 in overtime, beating the Swedes for the first time ever in Olympic play and booking a spot in the semi-final round of the men's ice hockey tournament. Watch highlights from Germany's 4-3 overtime win over Sweden in the men's hockey quarter-finals. Patrick Reimer scored the game winner a minute and a half into the extra period. The win means that Germany will contend for a medal which would be their first in more than four decades. Sweden had beaten Germany 1-0 in the preliminary round last week. Since German unification in 1990, the Germans have never beaten Sweden in Olympic play, going 0-5. Germany will take on Canada in the semi-finals.