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01-15-2007, 09:27 AM
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MaxV
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Originally Posted by Berkut View Post
I heard Tretiak say in an interview that he was getting married the next day and he was very nervous that's why he gave up 8 goals...Anyway, just a detail.
This is the official story:

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The scouts made a huge mistake by only watching the one game. As it turned out Tretiak had spent much of the previous night partying as he was getting married the following day. As a result he played horribly before Team Canada's watchful eyes in the stands.
http://www.1972summitseries.com/tretiak.html

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