Switzerland Manages To Screw Up A 2-On-0 Breakaway With An Empty Net

Compared to other international tournaments such as the World Juniors and the Olympics, the IIHF World Championships seem to be way less competitive and – for lack of a better word – polished. That was pretty evident on Tuesday, when Switzerland managed to completely flub a 2-on-0, empty net breakaway late in the third period of their game against Latvia. Swiss player Reto Suri...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Switzerland Blows 2-On-0 Breakaway At World Championships by   Steven Ellis

Talk about a highlight moment. In the 2014 World Hockey Championships, which, unfortunately, have not created many highlight moments in an Olympic year, the Swiss had an interesting one in the dying minutes of their final game. Reto Suri and Thomas Ruefenacht broke away on a 2-on-0, yet, even with the Latvian net empty, they still couldn’t pot a goal. Hilarity ensues. [...]
Via The Hockey House
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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