That's a lot of people for any hockey match in Europe. Looked like a pretty high attendance figure in today's match between Eisbären and DIF too, crowd was totally in it. Level of hockey was pretty poor though.
We are ready for Red Bulls Salute - see the schedule here
Eisbären Berlin, Färjestads BK and Jokerit qualified for the Red Bulls Salute today, joining the hosts Red Bulls Salzburg and the teams that secured their place on friday: HV71, SC Bern, Oulun Kärpät and TPS Turku. [...]
Finished 9th in Capital Division with 5 points. Only 1 win 6 losses and a penalty shoot-out win, 20-38 in goals for and against. Did finish higher than both Tappara (SM-Liiga) and Malmö (HockeyAllsvenskan) if you combine the two divisions.
Jokerit and TPS got "killed" by injuries at the worst possible moment. Well, Jokerit also lost two defensemen to the U-20 national team. Add Petteri Nokelainen getting a concussion in his first game for Jokerit (missing for the rest of the tournament) and things are going just as nicely as the past few seasons for us Jokerit fans...