Ice Hockey

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Nico Nr.1

Bern, Postfinance Arena _ GR8 to meet Nico Hischier – No. 1 pick 2017 NHL Draft, New Jersey Devils

“NHL history was made on June 23, 2017, when Nico became the very first Swiss national to be drafted first overall in the NHL Entry Draft.”

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NHL Swiss Stars

Zuchwil, EA Sports -THE Hockey Camp … great to meet NHL stars Mark Streit (Stanley Cup 2017, Pens), Roman Josi & Yannick Weber (Stanley Cup 2017 finals, Preds) … and goaltending legends Martin Gerber (Stanley Cup 2006, Hurricanes) and David Aebischer (Stanley Cup 2001, Avalanche)…

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Pens repeat!

Stanley Cup Champions _ Pittsburgh Penguins _ 2nd repeat (1991-92 & 2016-17) _ …

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Two great captains and friends: Martin (just won one more title with SCB) and Paolo (just saved HCAP one more time from relegation) … Swiss ice hockey legends

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Special

_ Special Sbornaja (Сборная) jersey _ IIHF Worlds 2008 _ from my friend Andrei B _!_ 

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Wladimir!

unforgettable coach Wladimir Jursinow (Kloten Flyers, 1998-2004), staff UdSSR & Russia, IIHF hall of fame 2002…

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Montreal

…c’est aussi les CANADIENS …

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Segi 1079

Mathias Seger, ZSC LIONS, Zürich _ record 1079 games in Swiss ice hockey pro league  _ most appearances at IIHF World Championships (16)… captain, legend

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Pens 4th Stanley Cup!

The Pittsburgh Penguins win the Stanley Cup 2016. Crosby, Malkin… remembering M.Lemieux and J.Jagr (1991 & 1992)

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Mr. Hockey

The legendary Gordie Howe (1928-2016) played NHL during five (!) decades…