If I heard that Ottawa was in line for a Swedish intervention, I would naturally assume it was part and parcel of some Don Cherry led movement chastizing the organization to draft MORE KIDS FROM ONTARIO, EH!
Unfortunately however, reports out of Sweden indicate that WJC head coach Roger Rönnberg is displeased with the Senators’ decision to keep Mika Zibanejad in Binghamton; rather than allow him to suit up for the defending champions.
So displeased is Rönnberg with Ottawa’s choice that he took a break from assembling some cabinetry with an Allen Key to deliver some choice words to reporter Szymon Szemberg
“It is a big disappointment that Ottawa does not want to release Mika to join the team for the World Juniors. I have asked our federation to intervene and I am confident they will. Having said that, I must focus on the players I have and I can’t let that [Ottawa not releasing Zibanejad] steal energy from my work.”
I have no idea what a Swedish intervention consi...