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QF • Jan. 2 • Russia 4, Switzerland 3 (SO)

View Poll Results: Predict outcome
Russian blowout 8 12.90%
Russia wins quite easily 20 32.26%
Russia squeezes out win 20 32.26%
Swiss with the huge upset 14 22.58%
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01-02-2013, 07:31 AM
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Haha Slepyshev with the Avery

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Another nice save.

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This Swiss team belongs with the other top 6 countries( Can, Swe, Rus, Fin, Cze, USA). Hope they can keep it up in the future.

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That was an intense PP.

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This Swiss team is pretty damn good on defense.
They play excellent team game.

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No call on the netminder.

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Not impressed by Yakupov this tournament nor this game. Maybe my expectations were to high given the fact that he went 1st overall.

And is it just me or are most of the Swiss players wearing old nike bauer helmets?

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this is best team play i've seen all tournament

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#14 on Swiss is good

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They play excellent team game.
Whereas the Russians play for themselves.

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They have been for the past 7 years..
True. I forgot about Turin.

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Swiss coach has been very high....

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Any other swedes who also think we have a bigger chance to make it to the finals if we meet Russia in the SF?

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Swiss have been the better team this game imo

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01-02-2013, 07:33 AM
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Not impressed by Yakupov this tournament nor this game. Maybe my expectations were to high given the fact that he went 1st overall.

And is it just me or are most of the Swiss players wearing old nike bauer helmets?
Yakupov hasn't really impressed anybody in this tournament. He's so intent on being the hero.

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01-02-2013, 07:34 AM
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#14 on Swiss is good
Dean Kukan, very impressed by him, had a bad game vs. CZE but otherwise he's been fantastic.

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Any other swedes who also think we have a bigger chance to make it to the finals if we meet Russia in the SF?
Honestly, yes. I feel like if Switzerland wins this game, they have a real chance reaching the finals.

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#14 on Swiss is good
Dean Kukan

EDIT: Just beat to it by Jonas...

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This Swiss team is pretty damn good on defense.
This Swiss team is pretty damn good "period". Playing much better than Czechs today and dont forget they took a spot from Finland!!

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Whereas the Russians play for themselves.
Yup.

Swiss have that canadian style team play.

No superstars but the get quick passes going and are tenacious.

Theyre great skaters which helps a lot.

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Isn't Grigorenko 21?

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Any other swedes who also think we have a bigger chance to make it to the finals if we meet Russia in the SF?
I respect the russians a lot, but I feel like they would be a better fit for us than the swiss.

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Gotta bury those.

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