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04-20-2012, 11:18 AM
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Originally Posted by vecens24 View Post
Billy, just a question on Holecek as you've had him both of the last two years:

Is there a chance that Holecek received those awards because he was more valuable to Czech team, as opposed to Tretiak whose value was always going to be limited by those Soviet teams?
It's possible. But he isn't the only Czech to get considerable All Star recognition at the worlds in the mid-late 70s. Pospisil and Martinec did too.

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